Pickups

Pickup - Gotoh, HB-Classic, Humbucker, Made In Japan
The HB-Classic is a vintage style humbucker pickup. It uses a made in USA Alnico 4 bar magnet which offers a uniquely balanced tone for an alnico magnet. This pickup is wax potted for sonic stability and uses a shielded 4 conductor wire for various wiring options. The HB-Classic comes in various open and covered options to match the look of any guitar. Mounting screws and springs are included. Made in Japan.
Starting at $40.95
Pickup - Fender®, Double Tap Humbucking Bridge
Designed by pickup guru Tim Shaw, the robust-sounding Double Tap™ pickup is a revolutionary breakthrough in humbucking pickup technology. This unique, patent-applied-for design combines full-throated humbucking and articulate single-coil voices, while eliminating volume loss in single-coil mode. A special alnico 4 magnet creates an expressive, well-defined voice that’s highly musical and dynamic. A light wax potting controls runaway feedback without compromising response.
Features:
  • No volume loss in single-coil mode
  • Wax-potted to control feedback
  • DC Resistance/Magnet Type:
  • 8KΩ/alnico 4
  • Includes installation hardware
$99.99
Pickup - Kent Armstrong, Icon Series, Vintage 52, Tele Bridge
Kent Armstrong opened the archives for this replication of a 1952 Tele® single coil bridge pickup using authentic 42 gauge Formvar wire and alnico 3 magnets for that true vintage tone that everyone demands from the boutique winders. Finally Kent added a stainless steel base plate to ensure the magnetic field is not absorbed by a magnetic plate lessening the field strength. Now these great pickups are available to you for a fraction of the cost! Chrome covered neck position available as a partner, P-PUK29.
$52.95
Pickup - Kent Armstrong, Smooth Sam, Side Mount Jazz, Nickel
Kent Armstrong “Smooth Sam” jazz pickup, side-mount configuration. Made in the style of Gibson’s early 1960’s Johnny Smith guitars with floating mini-humbucker pickups, this jazz pickup is perfect for use with traditional arch-top electric guitars. Its non-invasive mounting capabilities keep the guitar’s acoustic properties uninhibited. Magnet Type = Alnico 5 Magnet Dimensions = 2 9/32 in. (58mm) Long x ⅛ in. (3mm) Thick x ½ in. (12.6mm) Wide D.C. resistance = 7.9K (two solder lug connections on underside) Pickup Dimensions: ½ in. (12.6mm) Thick 1 3/32 in.
$44.50
Pickup - Kent Armstrong, Icon Series, Vintage 52, Tele Neck
Kent Armstrong opened the archives for this replication of a 1952 Tele® single coil neck pickup using authentic 43 gauge Formvar wire and alnico 3 magnets for that true vintage tone that everyone demands from the boutique winders. Now these great pickups are available to you for a fraction of the cost! Traditional 52' recipe bridge pickup available as a partner, P-PUK28.
$52.95
Pickup - Kent Armstrong, Jazzy Joe, Side Mount Jazz, Adjustable
Kent Armstrong “Jazzy Joe” jazz pickup with adjustable pole pieces, side-mount configuration. Nickel. Made in the style of Gibson’s early 1960’s Johnny Smith guitars with floating mini-humbucker pickups, this jazz pickup is perfect for use with traditional arch-top electric guitars. Its non-invasive mounting capabilities keep the guitar’s acoustic properties uninhibited. Magnet Type = Alnico 5 Magnet Dimensions = 55mm Long x 3mm Thick x 12.5mm Wide D.C. resistance = 7.9K (two solder lug connections on underside) Pickup Dimensions: 7/16 in. (11.1mm) Thick – not including pole pieces 1 7/64 in.
$66.75
Pickup - McNelly, Humbucker, Cornucopia, Nickel
This McNelly Cornucopia pickup features a nickel plated cover, a braided-shield/single-conductor wire, and a 1 15/16" string spacing.
$110.50
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Pickup - Fender, '57/'62, Strat, Single Coil
Single '57/'62 Strat single coil pickup. Reverse engineered, these pickups deliver the original vintage Stratocaster sound, feel, and vibe! This is pure and original Strat tone. The staggered beveled-edge Alnico 5 magnets with Formvar wire produce glistening highs and warm lows that are unquestionably vintage. These pickups feature special beveled edge Alnico 5 magnets and enamel-coated magnet wire.
This pickup is sold individually.
  • DC Resistance: 5.6k
  • Inductance: 3 H
$64.95
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Pickup - McNelly, Stagger Swagger, Nickel
This McNelly Stagger Swagger pickup features a nickel plated cover, a braided-shield/single-conductor wire, and a 1 15/16" string spacing.
$145.00
Pickup - Gretsch, FilterTron, nickel
"Gretsch Filter'Tron Electric Guitar Pickups Filter Out Hum, Neon Noises, Crackle and Electrical Disturbance!" The Filter'Tron "Electronic Guitar Head" was introduced in 1957 at the summer NAMM show in Chicago. Filter'Tron pickups feature dual-coils and are designed to Filter out the electronic hum normally associated with single-coil pickups, while adding a warmer tone, and a significant increase in output and sustain.
$99.95
Pickup - Gotoh, TL-Classic, Neck, Tele Style, Made In Japan
The TL-Classic neck is an authentic take on the tele neck pickup. With Alnico 5 rod magnets, vulcanized fiberboard flatwork, and a long skirted cover, the TL-Classic neck offers a truly vintage experience. This pickup is wax potted for sonic stability and uses cloth pushback wire for an easy and clean install. Mounting screws and springs are included. Made in Japan.
Starting at $44.87
Pickup - Kent Armstrong, Icon Vintage 57 (Alnico 2), Bridge
Colors Available:
Kent is one of the foremost pickup designers in the industry, and years of listening to what the customer wanted to hear has culminated in the esteemed Kent Armstrong pickups. With his pickups, Kent has one goal in mind: to give every player their dream sound. Faithfully recreated from the famous 1957 Patent Applied For design humbucking pickup with the same plain enamel 42 AWG wire and Alnico 2 magnets for the warmth and singing tone the originals are known for. Proper 49.2mm pole piece spacing, braided wire with no tap and maple spacers. For the first time you can get a true calibrated set for neck and bridge position but the options don't stop there.
Starting at $74.25
Pickup - Gotoh, TL-Classic, Bridge, Tele Style, Made In Japan
The TL-Classic bridge is an authentic take on the tele bridge pickup. With flat Alnico 5 pole pieces, vulcanized fiberboard flatwork, and a copper plated base plate, the TL-Classic bridge offers a truly vintage experience. This pickup is wax potted for sonic stability and uses cloth pushback wire for an easy and clean install. Mounting screws and springs are included. Made in Japan.
$35.65
Pickup - Kent Armstrong, Texas Vintage, for Stratocaster
This Texas Vintage pickup adds the bite to your single coil tone that you have been looking for! Featuring Alnico magnets & overwound coils, these babies satisfy the souls of those who require vintage tone, but want more out of their pickups.
  • Magnet Type = Alnico 5 pole pieces
  • Inductance (henrys) = 4.02
  • Magnet Dimensions = 5mm W X 17mm L
  • Includes 2 conductor wiring
Starting at $36.95
Pickup - Gotoh, HB-Classic Alpha, Humbucker, Made In Japan
The HB-Classic α is a vintage-style humbucker pickup. This pickup uses a made in USA Alnico 2 bar magnet for a smooth vintage tone. This pickup is wax-potted for sonic stability and uses a shielded 4-conductor wire for various wiring options. The HB-Classicα humbucker comes in various open and covered options to match the look of any guitar. Mounting screws and springs are included. Made in Japan.
Starting at $41.65
Pickup - Kent Armstrong, Icon 62 Neck, Strat (Alnico 3)
Slightly hotter even than the 57 models, these recreations of the 1962 Strat® single coil pickups deliver a true vintage tone that is a blast from the past. Middle position reverse wound/reverse polarity to achieve noise cancellation when utilizing a 5 way switch. 42 gauge Formvar wire and Alnico III magnets. White covers.
  • Magnet Type = Alnico 3 pole pieces
  • D.C. Resistance = 6.19k Ohms
  • Inductance (henrys) = 2.63
  • Wire Type = Formvar AWG 42
  • Lead Type = cloth insulated 2 conductor
  • Polarity = normal
$56.95
Pickup - Kent Armstrong, Custom Series, Stealth 90, P-90
Single P-90 pickup with a nickel-plated metal cover. This new revolutionary design gives the sweet, warm chime and tone of the original P-90 pickup without all that annoying 60 cycle hum. Read the forums on this HP-90 pickup and don't let the high resistance fool you. Making its debut at the 2012 summer NAMM show, this design uses the hum-cancelling properties of opposing coils but defies the normal high output that would accompany similar resistance designs. Available in both bridge and neck positions so you can create a proper calibrated set and in black and cream plastic as well as real metal covers in black, chrome, gold and nickel plating! If you love P-90s and want to forget about not being able to use your favorite guitar because of lighting and power issues you simply have to get into a set of new Stealth 90 pickups. Recommended wiring includes using a 500K Ohm pot for volume, 250K Ohm pot for tone and a .022 capacitor as these are humbucking pickup designs.
Starting at $55.95
Pickup - Fender®, Humbucking with engraved logo, '72 Tele
Overwound Tele pickups constructed with AlNiCo 5 magnets and enamel coated magnet wire. These feature the classic style of the FenderⓇ wide range humbuckers. DC resistance = 8.4K.
Starting at $67.95
Pickup - Kent Armstrong, Custom Series, Stealth 90, bridge
Single P-90 pickup for bridge position with a cream colored plastic cover. This new revolutionary design gives the sweet, warm chime and tone of the original P-90 pickup without all that annoying 60 cycle hum. Read the forums on this HP-90 pickup and don't let the high resistance fool you. Making its debut at the 2012 summer NAMM show, this design uses the hum-cancelling properties of opposing coils but defies the normal high output that would accompany similar resistance designs. Available in both bridge and neck positions so you can create a proper calibrated set and in black and cream plastic as well as real metal covers in black, chrome, gold and nickel plating!
$57.25
Pickup - Kent Armstrong, Slimbucker, Side Mount, Jazz
Colors Available:
Kent Armstrong “Slimbucker” jazz pickup with slim profile (3/8" thick), side-mount configuration. Made in the style of Gibson’s early 1960’s Johnny Smith guitars with floating mini-humbucker pickups, this jazz pickup is perfect for use with traditional arch-top electric guitars. Its non-invasive mounting capabilities keep the guitar’s acoustic properties uninhibited.
Starting at $49.95
Pickup - McNelly, Tele, A5 Signature Plus
“The Alnico 5 Signature is higher output than traditional vintage styles. Tight bass, present mids, and a conveniently subdued treble. It's there if you want it, but you're in control. If I were Leo, this is what I would have made in 1950.” –McNelly Pickups
$95.00
Pickup - McNelly, Tele, Duckling, Neck, Open Nickel
“This is for Tele players who have a thing for the wicked vibe of a Strat neck pickup. The rich deep lows to the clear and glassy chime is all there, but squeezed into a standard Tele size.–McNelly Pickups
$110.00
Pickup - Fender®, Original Vintage Telecaster, Bridge
Made with the same materials and specifications of an early 1950s Telecaster pickup, the Original Vintage Telecaster speaks with extremely accurate vintage Tele twang. Made with AlNiCo 3 magnets, enamel coated magnet wire these pickups duplicate the warmth and edge that you'd come to expect from Fender®.
$79.95
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Pickup - McNelly, Stagger Swagger, Open Nickel
This McNelly Stagger Swagger pickup features an open nickel plated cover, a braided-shield/single-conductor wire, and a 1 15/16" string spacing.
$145.00