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post Nov 4 2013, 08:26 PM
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A great, unsung hero of the electric guitar world has passed on sad.gif

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post Nov 4 2013, 11:51 PM
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Sad to hear this. RIP.

If you play a twin blade design pickup you Bill a thank you.
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post Nov 5 2013, 09:49 AM
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Maybe it's time to change the instrument - too many guitar related people pass lately sad.gif


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post Nov 5 2013, 04:16 PM
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Sad news indeed. RIP Bill.
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post Nov 5 2013, 11:31 PM
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Very sorry to hear sad.gif His pickup designs were really revolutionary. In a time where some pickups were not able to track properly when folks were using divebomb trem work, he came up with an elegant solution smile.gif


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A great, unsung hero of the electric guitar world has passed on sad.gif

http://sixstringsamurai.co.nz/2013/11/05/r...of-rock-guitar/



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