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    \m/ pickups are here, \m/ pickups are here

    The \m/ pickups are now available online or through your local PRS dealer.

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    http://www.prsaccessories.com/products/metal-pickup

    Magnet:
    Bass: Alnico
    Treble: Ceramic

    Compatible with:5-way pickup selector

    Treble DC Res: 15.7k

    Bass DC Res: 8.5k

    Available in nickel only.

    (ACC-3408 - Treble)

    (ACC-3409 - Bass)



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    Nice. Can't wait to hear these.
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    So who is going to provide the first audio sample so we can get an idea of what they sound like
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    Nice!!!

    I can't wait to hear these in action!
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    OK... I'll be the first...
    Never heard of them! No surprise there... :>)
    Anybody have comparative info/opinion on these? Any specific type of application in mind?
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    I think we need Chris (CRGTR) to do a video test of these!
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    Treble DC Res: 15.7k

    Hot!

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    Those look cool!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Shawn@PRS View Post
    The \m/ pickups are now available online or through your local PRS dealer.
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    Available in nickel only.
    Are these available without covers, Shawn?

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    I can't believe it's called the \m/ !!!!!

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    YES! Just the kind of I wanted. And they're covered! Makes me wonder if PRS is wiretapping me.

    Thank you!

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    I would love to know some more details. HFS pickups are 15K with a ceramic magnet. Is this like Spinal Tap, "It goes all the way to 15.7"?
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    My free ones never arrived. Wtf. Lol
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    Hell yes! I love that these are named \m/. So sick! PRS is the best company. I will be buying these ASAP!

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    Quote Originally Posted by dmatthews View Post
    OK... I'll be the first...
    Never heard of them! No surprise there... :>)
    Anybody have comparative info/opinion on these? Any specific type of application in mind?
    Here is a little back story on these pups: http://prsguitars.com/forum/showthre...ight=prototype

    Quote Originally Posted by QueenCityGuitars View Post
    Are these available without covers, Shawn?
    Currently only offered with covers

    Quote Originally Posted by John Beef View Post
    I would love to know some more details. HFS pickups are 15K with a ceramic magnet. Is this like Spinal Tap, "It goes all the way to 15.7"?
    Different wire than the HFS which gives it a fuller tone and clearer cleans

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    Too cool. Can't wait for a demo.

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    Just when I thought my gas was cured by my dgt...prs had to make new pickups..well played prs, well played lol

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    cool news. \m/

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