Originally Posted by orion4096
I'm almost a little disappointed the pickup wasn't on its way to destruction. There are a few areas that might be the start of a problem, but no major cracks as far as I can tell.
The braze will flake away just before a crack forms. Here's a similar pic (significantly magnified), but just after the crack started. Notice the smiliarity in the flaking braze. I'm not saying it would have failed, but the flaking braze would make me concerned.