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Seymour Duncan Custom Winding Pickups, Part 1

July 18, 2008
Seymour himself is at the winder in this video, showing how he makes pickups. He explains scatter winding and passes on some knowledge that was passed along to him from Leo Fender.
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Custom Wound Pickups at Seymour Duncan, Part 2

July 18, 2008
Seymour's right-hand woman, Marisela Juarez is featured in this clip. Marisela runs the custom shop and has wound pickups for the guitars played on many of the albums in your collection.
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Seymour Duncan Interview, Part 3

July 18, 2008
Seymour pulls out more early PAF humbuckers made by Seth Lover and Seth's own winder. Also, Seymour talks about making pickups for the best guitarists in the world.
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Seymour Duncan Interview, Part 1

July 18, 2008
Every legend has an inspiring story about how it all began and Seymour Duncan is no different. An inquisitive young Seymour fixed a string-damaged Tele pickup back in the day and that launched it all.
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Seymour Duncan Interview, Part 2

July 18, 2008
In this segment, Seymour talks about meeting Les Paul and developing a long-lasting friendship with Seth Lover, the inventor of the original PAF humbucking pickup. In fact, Seth gave Seymour his notes, his winder and many protoypes before he died. You'll see Seymour bring out the holy grail in this clip, the original PAF humbucker.
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How to Make a Pickup, Part 1

July 18, 2008
?We went to Santa Barbara, CA to see how pickups are made at the Seymour Duncan factory. In this clip, SD's Evan Skopp explains bobbin material, bobbin insulation and?magnet charging. Also, did you know that temperature changes can wreck your pickup's magnetic pull? Evan breaks down some common demagnetizing dangers.
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The Pickup King: A Video Interview with Seymour Duncan

July 14, 2008
Want to see the holy grail of pickups -- the original PAF humbucker that inventor Seth Lover used to apply for the patent? Want to see how pickups are made, including
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Moog Guitar Demo

July 9, 2008
For a company to claim that it has made an "innovative, new guitar" isn't that unusual. For the guitar in question to back up that claim is quite unusual. That's what Moog has done with the new Moog guitar.
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Fritz Brothers Watkins Dominator Amp Reissue

July 9, 2008
Check out this cool re-do of the Watkins Dominator by Fritz Brothers Guitars. It's just like the original with a corner front design and two 10" speakers.
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Charvel Guitars Dan Dimas and So-Cal USA Models

July 9, 2008
Charvel's new USA Production Model Series consists of the San Dimas Style 1 & 2, and So-Cal Style 1. We've got the scoop on their new line.
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Peavey Electronics 1-Watt Custom Amp

July 9, 2008
Check out their "Have it Your Way" amp line, built in the USA with whatever specifications you desire -- knobs, tubes, anything.
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Goodall Guitars 000 and Aloha Models

July 9, 2008
Made in Hawaii, we check out Goodall's 000 and Aloha parlor model guitars at Summer NAMM in Nashville. Made out of pheasantwood and koa wood, these guitars definitely look nice.
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Benedetto Travel Archtop, Manhattan, Bravo Elite

July 9, 2008
We're checking out Benedetto's hollowbodies and solidbodies, including their Archtop Travel guitar, Manhattan, Bravo Elite and Benny Model.
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Smith Custom Amps, Guitar Mill, & Fat Tone Pickups

July 9, 2008
Smith Custom Amps, The Guitar Mill, and Fat Tone Pickups formed "Twang Central" at Summer NAMM 08 in Nashville.
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Harmony Guitars Vintage Reissues

July 9, 2008
At Summer NAMM in Nashville, we talked with Harmony Guitars. Looks like they're continuing the trend of bringing back the oldies but goodies. Here, we see their H22 Bass, Rocket, Ritchie Valens, and the Stratotone Jupiter.
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Fritz Brothers Kay Guitar Reissues

July 9, 2008
In Nashville, at the 2008 Summer NAMM, Premier Guitar magazine has the scoop on the Fritz Bro's new Kay line.
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Planet Waves Custom Cables

July 2, 2008
Here's something new we saw at Summer NAMM that we thought you guys would dig -- custom Planet Waves (D'Addiario) cable kits that take mere seconds to clip and configure.
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Composite Acoustics i-Series Guitars

July 1, 2008
New at Summer NAMM, Composite Acoustics unveiled its new i-Series guitars which feature the company's Integrated Top Bracing. Check out the video to hear how they sound.
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Martin Guitar Museum - Part III

June 30, 2008
More footage of Martin's Guitar Museum.

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Martin Guitar Museum
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On Location NYC - Rudy's Music Stop

June 30, 2008
Next to Sam Ash Guitars and Manny's, Rudy's Music Stop rounds out the current offering of West 48th St's famous destination location for guitarists.

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Rudy's Music Stop

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