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Electro B8 Horseshoe Pickup

PostPosted: Wed Mar 07, 2018 7:56 pm
by pippsaxe
So I just got maybe a late 30s, early 40s Rick Electro B8 steel. It has 8 strings, chromed plates and a volume and Tone control on the treble side of the strings. Its pickup only has 7 pole pieces. Is this normal? Did Rickenbacker even have 8 pole pickups for their 8 string models?