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 28mm
Width 21mm 27mm
Material Tusq n/a
Bevel V Sharp V
Warm/Bright 4 6.5 B is significantly brighter
Fundamental/Complex 6 6.5 B is slightly complexer
Flexible/Stiff 9 8.5 A is slightly stiffer
Gritty/Smooth 9 8 A is slightly smoother
Volume 4 8.5 B is significantly louder
Precision 8 9 B is slightly more precise
Speed 8 5 A is significantly faster
Comfort 5 8.5 B is significantly more comfortable
Durability 7 9 B is noticeably more durable
Grip 6 7 B is slightly grips better
Price 6 2 A is significantly cheaper
Quality 4 9 B is significantly better made
Total Grade 6.8 8.0 Overall, I strongly prefer B over A
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