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SOLD MEC pickup and preamp from a 4 string 1996 German Warwick Fortress Masterman

Discussion in 'For Sale: Parts, Strings, and Accessories' started by audioboy6, Feb 11, 2017.

  1. Price:
    Selling my MEC pick-up and electronics from my 4 string 1996 German Warwick Fortress Masterman.

    $160 pay-paled and shipped in the USA. I would like to sell it all together but will consider breaking it up.

    This is an active twin jazz pick-up in one housing.
    This one:


    The preamp consists of three dual concentric pots. A treble/bass for each pick-up and a balance/volume. It's pretty much two dual preamps. More information on the wiring can be found here:


    The pick-up has some string scratches and the gold has worn off the MEC logo. Everything works great just decided to go passive. All wires were de-soldered. Includes the battery holder and the gold knobs. I'm keeping the barrel jack and the pick-up screws.

    Thanks for looking
    Last edited: Feb 20, 2017
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  2. donahue

    donahue Supporting Member

    Jun 10, 2015
    Hi, I have a '95 Masterman, and have to ask out of curiosity, which replacement pickup/setup did you go with? I really like the sound of the MEC, but wondered what I would go with if I ever decided to change it out. The only company that I have found that makes a drop-in is Delano. Thanks
  3. I did go with the Delano. Still sounds like the same bass but I do perfer the passive tone. Each coil of the pick-up has a more useful tone to my ear. I also added a pick-up selector switch that gives me the option to run the coils in series. That's a cool new option.
  4. donahue

    donahue Supporting Member

    Jun 10, 2015
    Thats a great idea. GLWTS
  5. I'm open to offers
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  6. Khronic

    Khronic Richard J. Naimish Inactive

    Oct 24, 2006
    Grand Junction, CO.
    Interested in your pre amp. Bought a fretless Warwick RockBass Streamer with the weakest pickups you've ever heard, I think this might help. $?
  7. Hey Khronic, I sent you a message.
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  8. Khronic

    Khronic Richard J. Naimish Inactive

    Oct 24, 2006
    Grand Junction, CO.
    Got it, thanks. Bump. ;>)
  9. Still available!
  10. darkrising


    Oct 20, 2007
    Is this still available?
  11. Yep!
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