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Dedicated To Roy Buchanan and his, 1953 Fender® Telecaster® "Nancy" Presented by DON MARE PICKUPS: Buy

NANCY GUITAR PICKUP SET - NANCY SET

~Calling all...Roy Buchanan ~ fans... Please Read:

My LIFETIME GOAL, was to actually make a bridge pickup identical in every way to Roy Buchanan's 53 Tele he nicknamed Nancy,
The pickup in his Nancy never would give up a ohm reading.. This baffled us for years and years... But it’s not uncommon for a pickup to fail, and suddenly lose its entire bass... I used to get calls about pickups doing that in the field and we would offer replacements.. The common complaint was this: "all the bass is gone and now it sounds treble-y ~ and now I can’t get any ohm readings ~ yet it’s still working, but it’s a total treble bomb"

2007 when I was allowed to play Nancy and go "under her hood" and take readings..etc.. No ohm reading from bridge.. So I recorded some clips www.roybuchanan.org click on :( Music)
That’s me testing Nancy with the owner because he thought something was wrong and it needed fixed.. LOL.... BTW.. Nancy's Christy Auction House value is currently at $600K the majority of the interest in obtaining her is that sound of hers.. Just listen to my clip.. she was unique.. There’s no way to debunk that! It’s because of that failing pickup, and the neck was nicely spec-ed from the factory.

But for 4 years... steady I’ve chased that sound... got close using alternative components... etc... And have made revisions to my product with every new break thru...
But deep down inside I wanted to know just what happened inside Nancy’s pickup and the duplicate it perfectly without adding a thing... But to recreate it perfectly - Cloning it, or making a Twin Sister! That was my Life Time Goal that I wanted to achieve in this life!
WHY?.... just because Nancy is often thought of as the best sounding Telecaster that there ever was... need I say more? She’s super important, that voice of hers needed recreated.. and it was my mission to hopefully do just that and then offer it to those who wanted it dearly.. Just like I once needed it dearly when I decided to sport a band that just did Roy’s tunes. BUCK CANNON BAND..
There was no other way to get that sound, IE this sound!

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~Calling all...Roy Buchanan ~ fans... Please Read:

My LIFETIME GOAL, was to actually make a bridge pickup identical in every way to Roy Buchanan's 53 Tele he nicknamed Nancy,
The pickup in his Nancy never would give up a ohm reading.. This baffled us for years and years... But it’s not uncommon for a pickup to fail, and suddenly lose its entire bass... I used to get calls about pickups doing that in the field and we would offer replacements.. The common complaint was this: "all the bass is gone and now it sounds treble-y ~ and now I can’t get any ohm readings ~ yet it’s still working, but it’s a total treble bomb"

2007 when I was allowed to play Nancy and go "under her hood" and take readings..etc.. No ohm reading from bridge.. So I recorded some clips www.roybuchanan.org click on :( Music)
That’s me testing Nancy with the owner because he thought something was wrong and it needed fixed.. LOL.... BTW.. Nancy's Christy Auction House value is currently at $600K the majority of the interest in obtaining her is that sound of hers.. Just listen to my clip.. she was unique.. There’s no way to debunk that! It’s because of that failing pickup, and the neck was nicely spec-ed from the factory.

But for 4 years... steady I’ve chased that sound... got close using alternative components... etc... And have made revisions to my product with every new break thru...
But deep down inside I wanted to know just what happened inside Nancy’s pickup and the duplicate it perfectly without adding a thing... But to recreate it perfectly - Cloning it, or making a Twin Sister! That was my Life Time Goal that I wanted to achieve in this life!
WHY?.... just because Nancy is often thought of as the best sounding Telecaster that there ever was... need I say more? She’s super important, that voice of hers needed recreated.. and it was my mission to hopefully do just that and then offer it to those who wanted it dearly.. Just like I once needed it dearly when I decided to sport a band that just did Roy’s tunes. BUCK CANNON BAND..
There was no other way to get that sound, IE this sound!