NAMM 2020: Get Filter’Tron tones from your humbucker-equipped gtr w/Seymour Duncan’s Psyclone p/u's

Discussion in 'THE Gretsch Discussion Forum' started by ZackyDog, Jan 8, 2020.

  1. larryb

    larryb Gretschified

    Oct 29, 2012
    Greenville, SC
    I think the GFS guys winding the pups are blindfolded while making them:oops:
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  2. Ricochet

    Ricochet I Bleed Orange

    Nov 13, 2009
    Monkey Island
    That’s so they won’t notice the gun pointing at their head.
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  3. larryb

    larryb Gretschified

    Oct 29, 2012
    Greenville, SC
    I shouldn't be so hard on them....In all fairness, I have only tried the Surf 90's in an Epi Sheraton....but they sounded like total shizzle to my ears
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  4. ZackyDog

    ZackyDog Friend of Fred

    Feb 6, 2015
    In the USA
    How about nickel?

  5. wildeman

    wildeman Gretschified

    May 10, 2015
  6. TV the Wired Turtle

    TV the Wired Turtle Gretschified

    Jul 25, 2009
    so cal
    you can at least trust that Tvjones and Seymour are making these from specific parts they have made for them. The others are all generic chinese parts coming from the SAME exact place and the only thing they can offer that their peers cant is their own winding technique. Otherwise the backplates, covers, bobbins, polescrews are the same.
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  7. MikeSchindler

    MikeSchindler Synchromatic

    Feb 3, 2014
    The Lollartron traditional vintage voice are different from his Filtertron Humbuckers which he first came out with of which I posted a video for.listen to it. They sound more accurate to any remake I've heard and I own TV Classics. im not sure where he sources his material but if it's from China I'm good with it.. Lol. Sounds very early Gretsch...the alnico 2 is awesome but he also offers an A5 .
    TV the Wired Turtle and RomanS like this.
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