mind that the overall sound on both is loud and pronounced. Or is this just the reworked bill and Becky site? This is a set of original Bill Lawrence L500XL pickups from either the late 1970s or early 1980s.These humbuckers are arguably what put BL on the map, with their high output, passive operation, and impressive tone. This pickup is capable of reproducing almost any guitar sound imaginable. Check out the specs and history of these pickups. Came out of 80s guitar I had 11.3 on dc meter sounds awsome. Get the guaranteed best price on Humbucker Pickups like the Bill Lawrence L500XL Hot Humbucker Electric Guitar Pickup at Music123. Overview Specs Warranties and Docs Reviews . Real dime tone.not the mass production post sale garbage they sell now this was hand wound! 2,334 37 7. Dean Dimebag Concrete Sledge ML Guitar Inspired by the guitar Dimebag Darrell used in Moscow back in 1991, Dean is only producing 333 Dean Dimebag Concrete Sledge ML electric guitars as part of their 35th Anniversary celebration. Apr 11, 2008 #11 Sad to read the story. Once I get the guitar back I'll be better able to spec out the bridge dimensions myself. Tue, Feb 22, 2011 1:44pm. It is a very transparent pickup leaving your amp and effects to do their job with an authentic tone from the strings. 1,144 9 3. And now there's another page? Bill Lawrence L500 Guitar PU (vs Grassroots GH-1G) with ARCH ENEMY riffs GEAR Grassroots G-LP-50C ZOOM G2.1MA Sorry for some noises. This pup is bright in a good way, has a ton of output with … 1,144 9 3. It seems … I have read conflicting info about the two. ... (Chicago Flame series) and Has been fitted out to match the original style specs of his original brown burst flamed top Dean ML. The Bill & Becky L500XL requires at least a 500K pot and high end can be increased by using a 1 meg pot. Sebastian, Jan 5, 2009 #2. Get a low price and free shipping on thousands of items. When the #'s are confirmed, why not add this to the first post in the "Bill Lawrence Wilde Pickup descriptions" sticky? Superb sound quality combined with high performance. Share with: Link: Copy link. It says Bill Lawrence USA in white letters on the front and in raised letters on the back. Printable View. You'll have a hard time cloning them without taking one apart since they dont use stanard bobbins, and the shape and size of these pickups obviously contributes alot, i think theres a … Bill Lawrence guitar Pickups co. made the L500 Pickup in this ORIGINAL DIMEBAG DARREL DEAN FROM HELL GUITAR. Front mounted Floyd Rose Brass block (gotoh) Japan Bill Lawrence L500XL USA Neck pickup is a Dimarzio Super distortion easily swapped out for a 59’ for … eggman6. Bill Lawrence Wilde-Gate > Neck Pickup L500R . Sebastian SS.org Regular. If you are currently using Bill Lawrence USA L500XL then they are different pickups than the Bill & Becky (made in USA) and they sound much different. 22. Great idea. 1980's Real Bill Lawrence L500xl exact same as dimes in blue lighting bolt guitar Dimebag used these for extra bite.Bill lawance hand wound original! Share. Bill & Becky Lawrence L500XL [almost a review] So I traded my custom 8 for this pickup about two weeks ago mainly 'cause I wanted more highs and more gain. There were several versions of the L500, these being the XL's or "Extra Lead".They are hotter than the standard, with a neck reading of 7.9 kΩ, and bridge reading of 9.2 kΩ.These are super … Interesting place for the switch the guitar looks awesome . Consider using his Q … Is an excellent pickup in perfect working condition. Post Jan 24, 2014 #2 2014-01-24T21:29. Without a label or further investigation, this pickup could be a pre-1981 L-500L or L-500R or 1981 L-500L, L-500XL, L-500R, L-510L or L-510R, or post-1981 pre-1983 L … Joined Jul 4, 2008 Messages 11,680 Reaction score 8,543. Actually, his primary N4 (alder) bears an L500XL Bill Lawrence USA pickup—made before Bill Lawrence left the company—rather than the more recent L500. she plays so well . With the site's help, I manage to get a vintage 1983 L500XL from eBay. Click … Can't seem to find any anywhere. What is the difference between the L500L and the L500XL? Bettencourt has stated that he uses an L500 pickup. Sinster Senior Member. But to my knowledge, they're still being made to the specs that Bill designed when they were working together. Fully shielded, high output, 4-conductor for multisound wiring, complete with all mounting hardware. The Wilde pickup L500XL is a versatile passive pickup. Skip to main content Skip to footer site51274115065197 site5127474165389217078 New 300246 Bill Lawrence L500XL Hot Humbucker Electric Guitar Pickup site51274115065197,site51274115065202,site51274115065204 false Registered Member. Specs for the Bill Lawrence L-500. This pickup is hotter than hell when it comes to tone. It retains the chunky, fat, and clean sound that I love. The Bill Lawrence L500R Pickup Humbucker Electric Guitar. 10 posts Neck Pickup L500R Neck Pickup L500R . Not listed as mint because i don't have the original bezel but i had no problem with other bezels before. Messages 2,789. Specs:-Mahogany Body and neck-Flame Maple Trans Black top on body & head stock -Thin "V" Shape Neck--"V" tapers gradually to a "C" toward the neck joint-Rosewood Fingerboard-22 Jumbo Frets-Schallar Floyd Rose Tremolo-Original Bill n' Becky Bill Lawrence L500XL / Seymour Duncan '59 Pickups-3 Way Toggle Switch-2 Volume & 1 Tone Speed Knobs-Grover 18:1 Tuners-All Black Hardware … Registered Member. 'Howling in shadows Living in a lunar spell He finds his heaven … Jzchak from barely … Bill Lawrence L500XL bridge pickup: Versatile humbucker with punch, clarity and attack: Dean DMT Dimetime neck pickup: USA-made high-output humbucker for searing leads: Mahogany body: Rich, warm, focused sound; added sustain: Rosewood fretboard : Open, warm tone and smooth playing feel: Overview -The USA Dean Dimebag Darrell Rust from Hell ML Guitar is a take-off of one of the most recognizable … I have that pickup in 2 different guitars and love it. Post Jul 21, 2009 #1 2009-07-21T15:06. … If you get it from ebay, … My Tweaker is a really warm amp by itself and my 2x12 is loaded with Emis GB128 also warm speakers, so I usually had the treble pot dimed and bass reaaaally low when using c8. I am trying, to no avail, to get ahold of Gibson's Tech Support to get the exact specs for my particular model (2013 LPJ 70's tribute) The tech is still installing 2 Bill Lawrence L500XL's, Grover Rotolock tuners, and doing a setup. I m very impressed. (either side of the Kiss decal) I have an additional decal kit coming from Dime project (UK) that will go with the guitar … #5 Lasse Lammert, Jun 10, 2013. L500XL: 9.2H; Custom Series L600, L609, and L610 are available in: 1.6H; 2.4H; 3.6H; 4.8H; 6.2H; GCKelloch. Many Bill Lawrence Accessories are eligible for complementary shipping. I've had this pickup lying around for years and finally got around to installing it, and it SCREAMS. In fact, the Dean Dime From Hell signature uses the Bill and Becky Lawrence L500XL. kevinT. Registered Member . I think bill is tryuing Artists using this pickup: I DON'T KNOW are The L500XL is a monster, and the one players go to when they need to cut through the mix. Quote; Share this post . I have a Bill and Becky L500XL and like it a lot in my Custom.. Epiphone . Hello there, i own a 1991 Custom USA Ibanez with the following specs Super wizard, maple neck, rosewood fingerboard Mahogany body with 15mm thick tiger maple cap Original Edge … I've been looking at the L500 model in it's various incarnations, and was wondering if someone could offer up some helpful experience with the L500 Vs L500XL, and Bill & Becky's versions Vs the BL USA versions? This is my first Bill Lawrence L-500XL and I've installed it in a home made two-pickup guitar. Some people have written that the XL is compressed while the L is more dynamic and has more top end and others have written that the XL is … Does anyone have specs for this pickup? Perfect companion to the Bill Lawrence L500XL Hot Humbucker, used in the original Washburn Dimebag Darrell and Nuno … Yes, I have checked out that site and it does give the proper description between the Bill Lawrence (Bill and Becky) and the Bill Lawrence USA (his former business partner). GCKelloch. The Bill Lawrence USA typically have the sharp high end attack. deranged man was part of the act. For over forty years, Bill Lawrence has published numerous articles on the subject of guitar design, been granted numerous patents, and worked with some of the most respected companies in the guitar industry, including Framus, Gibson, and Fender which included his extensive series of pickups used in the prestigious and highly acclaimed American Deluxe Series of guitars and basses from 2004 through 2009. Joined: Aug 18, 2008 Messages: 439 Likes Received: 0 Trophy Points: 16 Location: In a Shitty Country (Venezuela) Lasse Lammert said: ↑ This is … Features include a top-mounted Floyd Rose 1000 bridge, a 24-fret rosewood fingerboard with reverse shark tooth inlays, and … Try em out. Plenty of lead left. Feb 20, 2011 #7 We're talking about "the original" bill Lawrence pups. the lead guitarist of the hard rock bands Pantera and Damageplan, and one of the If I say it is. Excellent condition. At this time, I don't believe billlawrence.com is manufacturing a single-coil sized blade pickup, unless it's been very recently returned to production. This is a very disturbing question because one should consider, no matter how much output your pickup has, you'll never get more than 50 watts out of a 50 watt amplifier! I used it to replace a Schaller humbucker and the difference is amazing. TheJrAce Senior Member. darkvoid86. Grenville Member. I was able to compare a 1983 model to a 2006 model; they still sound the same. I have read from Bill Lawrence's Pickupology write up and as well from other people that as you increase inductance/output you lose high end. handsplayingbutterfly. Buzzwood 0 Buzzwood 0 … Lazzari Chakachakalabuchaka. Joined: Aug 19, 2006. Link to post Share on other sites. Thrashmanzac, Jan 5, 2009 #1. sami and Sebastian like this. … Although similar in appearance, there is controversy among fans over which pickup is genuine in sound to the original pickups Bettencourt … Get the guaranteed best price on Humbucker Pickups like the Bill Lawrence L500XL Hot Humbucker Electric Guitar Pickup at Musician's Friend. Bill Lawrence left the company Bill Lawrence USA in 1984. Specs for the Bill Lawrence L-500. Sold as is. Get a low price and free shipping on thousands of items. I had one from that guitar, but instead of having 5 unsheathed lead wires, there's only 3 (Black,Blue, and White(lead wire) Like I said, I tried many, many versions of each and did alot of research and the B&B Lawrences are the real deal. Front mounted Floyd Rose Brass block (gotoh) Japan Bill Lawrence L500XL USA Neck pickup is a Dimarzio Super distortion easily swapped out for a 59’ for O/Spec The beauty of a build like this is that the guitar retains the string saddle plate screw holes on the front body as did Dimes original. 04-08-2009, 11:22 AM. They're basically the same price from both sources, but I'm wondering if there is a construction/tonal difference between the two … *Bill Lawrence USA Further tweaks consisted of installing Bill Lawrence L-500 humbuckers in his guitar and adding a Furman PQ-4 Guitar Strength: 10 Commandments of Playing Guitar in the Style of Dimebag Darrell, Part 2 | Guitar World So, the question is, which one was really the … Re: Bill Lawrence L500XL I am not going to look it up (because I really don't care), but supposedly whomever was teching for Dime back then was the one ordering the pups from StewMac, and the story goes Dime could never get the same sound as his number 1, and perceived the pups quality as the problem. Messages: 9,468 Likes Received: 1,215. I'm asked by players, over and over, " How much output do your pickups have?" Bill Lawrence (born Willi Lorenz Stich) OR Jzchak 'EZ' Wajcman (dba "Bill Lawrence Products" and "Bill Lawrence Guitar Pickups") at billlawrenceusa.com : 4) Likely approximate date period : between 1979 and 1983 at Lawrence Sound Research. Purchased from: Stew MacDonald. Feb 20, 2011 #8 TheJrAce said: We're talking about "the original" bill Lawrence pups. Shop the hottest selection of Bill Lawrence Accessories at Music123. - bill lawrence l500xl bridge - graph tech saddles - custom paint (automotive pearl black with metalic specs) and i fucking love it. 04-08-2009, 10:36 AM. Bill Lawrence USA does not offer shielded housings. I thought "bill and Becky Lawrence" was the original, and then there was the one made by stew Mac. Bill Lawrence L500, L500XL. Find bill lawrence ads in our Guitars & Amps category. darkvoid86. Joined Sep 26, 2009 Messages 2,964 Reaction score 833. The output is similar to an EMG, except it has much more clarity to it. 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