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Motorcity pickups

Post by insightibanez » Sat May 30, 2009 4:02 pm

Has anybody tried these PUPS?

http://www.motorcitypickups.com/
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Post by wengnutt » Sat May 30, 2009 6:11 pm

Havent tried them, but Ty Tabor was using them in his custom Frank LaMara when I saw him live. It was going through a couple of Egnater M4's as well, and his tone is SWEEEEEEEET 8)
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Post by jmgman70 » Sat May 30, 2009 7:52 pm

They Rock,Wade does some killer winding man!They are worth every penny!!!I've got about seven sets and i just got the Suhr loaded with HSS with the 2nd Degree BlackBelts and a couple of A3 singles that are sick!!!!

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Post by insightibanez » Sat May 30, 2009 8:33 pm

jmgman70 wrote:They Rock,Wade does some killer winding man!They are worth every penny!!!I've got about seven sets and i just got the Suhr loaded with HSS with the 2nd Degree BlackBelts and a couple of A3 singles that are sick!!!!
What would you recommend for metal??? thanks
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Sovtek Cab w/ V30s, G12T-75s
Agile Septor 7 string
Gibson Gothic LP 81/85 18v mod
Schecter C7 BKP Nailbombs/ Cold Sweat
Takamine GX-1000 BKP Miracle Mans
Hannah Montana Custom V

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Post by jmgman70 » Sat May 30, 2009 9:04 pm

insightibanez wrote:
jmgman70 wrote:They Rock,Wade does some killer winding man!They are worth every penny!!!I've got about seven sets and i just got the Suhr loaded with HSS with the 2nd Degree BlackBelts and a couple of A3 singles that are sick!!!!
What would you recommend for metal??? thanks
Solutions!!!I have a set of these in an LP standard and IT'S all metal!!!You should give Wade a Call,good dude to talk to and he knows the goods!!!Even the 2nd Degrees hit the high gain with authority but the Solutions are brutal!!
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Post by insightibanez » Sat May 30, 2009 9:14 pm

Thanks man for the advice, I'll do that!!!!! :D :wink:
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Sovtek Cab w/ V30s, G12T-75s
Agile Septor 7 string
Gibson Gothic LP 81/85 18v mod
Schecter C7 BKP Nailbombs/ Cold Sweat
Takamine GX-1000 BKP Miracle Mans
Hannah Montana Custom V

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Post by ned » Sun May 31, 2009 5:53 am

I tried these in a Washburn WI model at NAMM a few years ago and loved them. Haven't stuck any in a guitar yet but I keep thinking about it.
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Post by The Rossness » Thu Jun 04, 2009 8:33 am

I've got MCP Nukes in my charvel. They are a love em hate em PU. Nice for leads, but take a bit of adjustment to clean up.

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Post by jmgman70 » Thu Jun 04, 2009 5:26 pm

The Rossness wrote:I've got MCP Nukes in my charvel. They are a love em hate em PU. Nice for leads, but take a bit of adjustment to clean up.
It's a 23K pup,there hot I have a set!!Heavy pickup :shock:

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Post by droptrd » Thu Jun 04, 2009 6:25 pm

Just checked out the site. I think Im gonna try out the "Afwayu". Major GAS :)
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Post by jmgman70 » Thu Jun 04, 2009 6:36 pm

droptrd wrote:Just checked out the site. I think Im gonna try out the "Afwayu". Major GAS :)
They sound killer man!!Check out this thread
http://www.rig-talk.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=46128

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Post by droptrd » Wed Jun 10, 2009 11:01 pm

Just swapped emails with wade from motor city. He was very helpfull. Ordering a set of Afwayu's for one of my PRS McCarty's. Cant Wait :D

He also recommended the "torque" humbucker too for PRS's.
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Post by jmgman70 » Thu Jun 11, 2009 5:21 am

droptrd wrote:Just swapped emails with wade from motor city. He was very helpfull. Ordering a set of Afwayu's for one of my PRS McCarty's. Cant Wait :D

He also recommended the "torque" humbucker too for PRS's.
8) That's a great pickup and you can get lost talking to Wade,Great Guy!!!!!

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Post by jmgman70 » Thu Jun 11, 2009 10:29 am

My Afwayus sound HUGE!!!!!Image

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Post by grunge782 » Fri Jun 12, 2009 9:34 pm

Any sound clips guys? The descriptions sound awesome. Even better is the swapping thing if you become disatisfied with the pickup you got. That and he doesn't live all the way in friggin England :roll:
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