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So far Declan Larkin has created 23 blog entries.

Making a Deacci Humbucker

Deacci pickups are wound on a precision CNC winder using our own winding algorithm, and assembled and tested in our workshop in Ireland. We hope you enjoy the following photo descriptions of building a Pure Vintage II humbucker. First, each bobbin is loaded in turn onto our winder, and the correct winding script is selected and [...]

By | July 25th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Pure Vintage I’s in a real 1959 Les Paul

Deacci Pure Vintage humbucking pickups make it into all sorts of guitars from the cheap and cheerful to one off luthier builds. Even Gibson's own custom shop Reissues regularly get our pickups as an upgrade, but to our knowledge this is their first time in a real 1959 Les Paul. Customer email below in its entirety. Hi Declan, [...]

By | July 8th, 2016|News|0 Comments

ST I & II Stratocaster Single Coil sets

We proudly add to our product range, two new sets of Stratocaster Single coils. Available in both Alnico V & II , both sets are vintage voiced to produce the sounds and tones associated with the best of the 50s and 60s Stratocasters. These sets are designed to provide a tonal upgrade for your Stratocaster style [...]

By | June 17th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Kieran Smith Demos our LP59-II Humbuckers

Kieran Smith called to the workshop the other day to have a pickups wiring checked, and he ended up doing a demo of our Pure Vintage II Humbuckers. This set always works very well with Les Paul and SG guitars. Apologies for the video quality, this was an unplanned recording, and thanks Kieran for allowing [...]

By | April 25th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Video: Mario Percudani

Mario Percudani recently had a chance to try out a set of Pure Vintage pickups and shared this video with us (thanks Mario!). They clearly went down well and as you can see from the post below Mario has now taken delivery of his very own sets of Deacci pickups.

By | November 1st, 2014|Artists|0 Comments