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D'Addario Planet Waves Ebony Bridge/End Pin Set  Ebony and Pearl

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Made from high-quality ebony that lasts longer than ordinary plastic pins. Each set includes one extra bridge pin. Available in ebony only, or ebony ...Click To Read More About This Product

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Made from high-quality ebony that lasts longer than ordinary plastic pins. Each set includes one extra bridge pin. Available in ebony only, or ebony with abalone, pearl or turquoise inlay.


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D'Addario Planet WavesEbony Bridge/End Pin Set
 
4.2

(based on 25 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (14)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (5)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (4)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

56%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good quality (6)
  • Easy to use (5)
  • Improves sound (4)
  • Functional (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

No Best Uses
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Experienced (8)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Nice upgrade for a cheap guitar

I got stuck in a pinch, my Ibanez Acoustic Electric neck went waaayy out of whack, no idea what happened but no amount a truss rod twisting would get it any where near...Read complete review

I got stuck in a pinch, my Ibanez Acoustic Electric neck went waaayy out of whack, no idea what happened but no amount a truss rod twisting would get it any where near straight. I am saving for a high end Acoustic Electric, so I didn't want to buy a new guitar right now. So the solution to my problem was clear, take the electronics out of the Ibeenhad and install them in my trusty Jasmine S-35 beater. ( I LOVE that cheap ass guitar, got it for 33.00). So I cut holes in my Jasmine and install the electronics. Sounds OK, but it could be better. I install the Tusk Saddle from the Ibanez as well, sounds better. The Bridge pins from the Ibanez are way too fat for the Jasmine, so I dropped twelve bucks on these and BAM! cheap a$$ plywood guitar sounds pretty darn good. I also noticed that the volume of the strings is much more well balanced than with the stock plastic pins. Better than the Ibanez Talman TCY10 EVER sounded. If you have a cheap beater and want to get the best possible sound out of it, install these.

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Be careful of the sizing

These are nice pins, but didn't fit my guitar. The MF people were nice,(I called twice) but A) they weren't real sure about pin sizes, and B) there's not much...Read complete review

These are nice pins, but didn't fit my guitar. The MF people were nice,(I called twice) but A) they weren't real sure about pin sizes, and B) there's not much info on them. (Graph Tech has good info on their site and on their packaging) So my overall rating reflects the service and what use I got out of them, as well as the product. Just be sure you're getting what you need.

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(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

 
2.0

Be careful of the sizing

By Kento

from My basement studio

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Pros

    Cons

    • Didn't Fit

    Best Uses

      Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Ebony Bridge/End Pin Set:

      These are nice pins, but didn't fit my guitar. The MF people were nice,(I called twice) but A) they weren't real sure about pin sizes, and B) there's not much info on them. (Graph Tech has good info on their site and on their packaging) So my overall rating reflects the service and what use I got out of them, as well as the product. Just be sure you're getting what you need.

      (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

       
      2.0

      Useless in my Martin

      By sirfishalot

      from Wisconsin

      About Me Experienced

      Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Ebony Bridge/End Pin Set:

      The pins are shorter than my Martin plastic pins. Might be a different taper too. As I tighten the strings the pins keep pulling up. Tried everything to wedge them in but they just don't work. My guitar is a '97 SPD-16.

      (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

       
      2.0

      Size matters - These are non-returnable

      By Kento

      from My basement studio

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      Pros

        Cons

        • Didn't Fit
        • Non-returnable

        Best Uses

          Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Ebony Bridge/End Pin Set:

          Reviewed these earlier - Just wanted to add that if you get the wrong size, MF says they're not returnable. Careful.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          Takamine G Seriew

          By Grayshock

          from Atlanta, GA

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          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Good Quality
          • Improves Sound
          • Warmer Tone

          Cons

          • Doesn't Fit All Makes

          Best Uses

          • Inexpensive Upgrade

          Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Ebony Bridge/End Pin Set:

          Put them in my old Takamine G series and replace plastic pins. Warmed up the tone and increased sustain. The main thing is to make sure they are seeded firmly. The bottom E was a little tight.
          For the cost of a set of premium strings a nice upgrade. I plan on buying another set for my other guitar. Just a note I use 80/20s.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          3.0

          May Not Fit

          By D2Miller

          from Mesa, AZ

          About Me Novice

          Pros

          • Good Quality

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Ebony Bridge/End Pin Set:

              These pins do not fit my Alvarez steel string acoustic guitar. The diameter is too small so they do not fit snugly in the bridge holes. Also of note is that they are also about 3/16" shorter than the OEM plastic pins. These seem well made and are nice looking and they even give you an extra pin, but it would be helpful if Planet Waves and Musician's friend might include some compatibility information by guitar. I'd give the pins 4 or 5 stars for quality but the 3 star rating because they were useless to me.

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              A must-have!!!

              By rusty eelcloud

              from Oakland, CA

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              Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Ebony Bridge/End Pin Set:

              I replaced the stock pins on my cherished Martin, and I simply can't put the difference into words. I believe the excellent tonal improvement is a result of using real ebony wood. With the added mass and resonance united with the strings and the with the guitar's top, this product speaks for itself :)

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              Work necessary!

              By Yamiguy

              from Moscow, ID

              Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Ebony Bridge/End Pin Set:

              For the inexperienced, this bridge pin set will need to be worked on to fit your guitar's bridge. This pin is shorter than the plastic ones that came with the guitar, but that is not an issue. The slots will have to be filed down to accomodate the strings, if your bridge doesn't have slots for the string windings. One of the pins seats higher than the rest, and needs to be reamed or something... I wonder what kind of quality control they have?

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              they work well enough and look good

              By The Walrus-USlrv

              from Sacramento California

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              Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Ebony Bridge/End Pin Set:

              I could see how some people might have a problem with the shallow string groove but if your guitar has grooves in the bridge then they should work fine. I bought the pearl inlayed pins and the inlay on one of them wasnt completely round so its a good thing they put in an extra one. I bought these for my Taylor 110E which came with cheap plastic ones. The ones made by Taylor were cheaper but they say they are only for the 300 models and up...I didnt want to buy them and have them maybe not fit so I went with these. Overall I'm happy with them.

              (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              3.0

              Average Pins for a Bigger Price

              By smallchange87mule

              from Imperial, MO

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              Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Ebony Bridge/End Pin Set:

              These pins will improve the tone of your guitar if you are currently using plastic bridge pins. However, they are not competetively priced, and the fit in the guitars I've tried them with was inconsistent. I didn't use the end pin which comes with the set because it was too small to fit the end pin hole in my either of the guitars is tried it with. Try pins from a professionaly luthier instead, they will be consistently sized and cheaper as well.

              (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Nice upgrade for a cheap guitar

              By Brad the Guitar Guy

              from DC Area

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              Comments about D'Addario Planet Waves Ebony Bridge/End Pin Set:

              I got stuck in a pinch, my Ibanez Acoustic Electric neck went waaayy out of whack, no idea what happened but no amount a truss rod twisting would get it any where near straight. I am saving for a high end Acoustic Electric, so I didn't want to buy a new guitar right now. So the solution to my problem was clear, take the electronics out of the Ibeenhad and install them in my trusty Jasmine S-35 beater. ( I LOVE that cheap ass guitar, got it for 33.00). So I cut holes in my Jasmine and install the electronics. Sounds OK, but it could be better. I install the Tusk Saddle from the Ibanez as well, sounds better. The Bridge pins from the Ibanez are way too fat for the Jasmine, so I dropped twelve bucks on these and BAM! cheap a$$ plywood guitar sounds pretty darn good. I also noticed that the volume of the strings is much more well balanced than with the stock plastic pins. Better than the Ibanez Talman TCY10 EVER sounded. If you have a cheap beater and want to get the best possible sound out of it, install these.

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