Fandom

Ibanez Guitar Wiki

Hot Grinder & Short Tracer pickups

Redirected from Short Tracer 2

2,011pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.

Hot Grinder & Short Tracer S5570
Hot Grinder & Short Tracer pickups on the S5570 Enlarge sprite

The Ibanez Hot Grinder (HGD) and Short Tracer (ST) pickups are designed and produced by Ibanez.

The Hot Grinder/Short Tracer combo is usually found on the S series. Besides, the SV series also makes use of the Short Tracer, combined this time with the True Duo pickups.

List of pickupsEdit

Hot Grinder pickupsEdit

Hot Grinder 1
Model no.:HGD1
Construction:Humbucker
Position:Neck
Magnet:Alnico 5
Description:Neck humbucking pickup introduced for the S5470 and similar in 2008.
Hot, but sharp enough to hear pick bites the strings


Hot Grinder 2
Model no.:HGD2
Construction:Humbucker
Position:Bridge
Magnet:Ceramic
Description:Bridge humbucking pickup introduced for the S5470 and similar in 2008. Has one traditional coil and one with a blade.
Hot, but sharp enough to hear pick bites the strings


Short Tracer pickupsEdit

Short Tracer 1
Model no.:ST1
Construction:Single coil
Position:Mid
Magnet:Neodymium
Description:Single coil mid pickup introduced in 2008 as a mid pickup for the S5470 and SV5470F and similar.
Strong magnet provides full output in low profile setting.


Short Tracer 2
Model no.:ST2
Construction:Single coil
Position:Mid
Magnet:Alnico 5
Description:Single coil mid pickup introduced i 2009 as a replacement for the Short Tracer 1.
Alnico magnet provides full output in low profile setting.


Portal: Pickups | Parts Parts-icon

Also on Fandom

Random Wiki