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The Blackbird as used in Black Machine guitars is legendary as a six string pickup ... this is a version of that classic designed especially for 7 strring, not just scaled up! The Blackbird 7 has been given a new treatment to take the clear and note defined BVlackbird tone to extended range. 


availiable in  and eight string (not clear bobbin) , slanted and streight configurations to special order


Oil City ‘Masterwound’ range

Our premium series: these pickups take on the top boutique makers worldwide, and set a new standard for tone.

‘Using the finest materials and with the most exacting assembly each Masterwound pickup is hand made, serial numbered and signed, by me alone’.

~ Ash

Masterwound: as fitted to Feline Guitars, the Blackmachine B6 and many quality UK made custom instruments.


Blackbird 7

  • We wind pickups to order, please allow up to 21 days for build and dispatch.

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