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 27.5mm 26mm
Width 25mm 22.5mm
Material Delrin Lignum Vitae
Bevel U Soft V
Warm/Bright 5.5 7 B is noticeably brighter
Fundamental/Complex 5 7 B is noticeably complexer
Flexible/Stiff 9 9 Both are very similar
Gritty/Smooth 8 10 B is noticeably smoother
Volume 6.5 7 B is slightly louder
Precision 6 5 A is slightly more precise
Speed 6 6 Both are very similar
Comfort 5 8 B is significantly more comfortable
Durability 8 5 A is significantly more durable
Grip 7 8 B is slightly grips better
Price 8 3 A is significantly cheaper
Quality 4 7 B is significantly better made
Total Grade 6.5 7.2 Overall, I slightly prefer B over A
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