Pick Compare Tool

This tool can compare any two picks head-to-head. To see the full list of picks with customizable grading, visit this page.

A B Comment
Thickness 1.4mm 1.5mm
Length 24mm 27mm
Width 21mm 24mm
Material Tusq Ultem
Bevel U U
Warm/Bright 6 3.5 A is significantly brighter
Fundamental/Complex 7 5 A is noticeably complexer
Flexible/Stiff 9 9 Both are very similar
Gritty/Smooth 7 9 B is noticeably smoother
Volume 6 5.5 A is slightly louder
Precision 6 6 Both are very similar
Speed 7 6 A is slightly faster
Comfort 5 7 B is noticeably more comfortable
Durability 7 9 B is noticeably more durable
Grip 5 8 B is significantly grips better
Price 7 9 B is noticeably cheaper
Quality 4 5 B is slightly better made
Total Grade 6.5 6.9 Overall, I slightly prefer B over A
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