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 1.5mm 1.5mm
Length 23mm 26mm
Width 21mm 22.5mm
Material Celluloid Lignum Vitae
Bevel U Soft V
Warm/Bright 2 7 B is significantly brighter
Fundamental/Complex 3 7 B is significantly complexer
Flexible/Stiff 5 9 B is significantly stiffer
Gritty/Smooth 8 10 B is noticeably smoother
Volume 2 7 B is significantly louder
Precision 1 5 B is significantly more precise
Speed 5 6 B is slightly faster
Comfort 9 8 A is slightly more comfortable
Durability 2 5 B is significantly more durable
Grip 5 8 B is significantly grips better
Price 7 3 A is significantly cheaper
Quality 6 7 B is slightly better made
Total Grade 4.9 7.2 Overall, I strongly prefer B over A
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