Found a solution to an often mentioned problem when having installed a piezo type bridge plate pickup transducer. The consensus of several Internet responders who have done this is that while the sound from strings 2 through 6 is good, the high e-string is way too quiet with no real ring, sustain, etc. Some have suggested moving the transducer for that string away from a brace, Adding a 4th transducer, a not so easy job, etc.I recently installed a JJB pickup (jjbelectronics) in a 40 year old…See More
"Right now I'm down to a Silver Creek D-170 and a Recording King RD-227. Can't decide which one I like best. Both of these are tremendous sounding guitars. Sold three or four hi-end guitars when I found these. They were actually louder,…"
"Get a Silver Creek D-170. No idea how they will hold up after 20 years, but my friend owns a 20 year old HD-28 and
they sound close enough that blind folded we neither one can tell a difference. And the cost less than $400."