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 2mm 1.5mm
Length 24mm 26mm
Width 20mm 22.5mm
Material Lexan Lignum Vitae
Bevel Sharp V Soft V
Warm/Bright 6.5 7 B is slightly brighter
Fundamental/Complex 3 7 B is significantly complexer
Flexible/Stiff 8 9 B is slightly stiffer
Gritty/Smooth 7 10 B is significantly smoother
Volume 3 7 B is significantly louder
Precision 9 5 A is significantly more precise
Speed 8 6 A is noticeably faster
Comfort 4 8 B is significantly more comfortable
Durability 3 5 B is noticeably more durable
Grip 4 8 B is significantly grips better
Price 10 3 A is significantly cheaper
Quality 3 7 B is significantly better made
Total Grade 6.6 7.2 Overall, I slightly prefer B over A
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