A calibrated set of the most faithful PAFs available, built exactly the way Seth Lover intended for a smooth and sweet tone.
The Seth Lover neck model gives you a smooth but articulate tone by striking the perfect balance of warm, full low end and a nice sweet treble. The alnico 2 bar magnet helps to smooth the high end response, while the vintage output coils bring out this pickups rich harmonic content. Single notes will have that perfect singing quality, and the un-potted nickel silver cover gives the tone an almost piano-like percussive feel.
The Seth Lover bridge model gives you that warm, airy, open tone by striking just the right balance of low end warmth with a smooth but articulate top end. Chords will have a full, open sound, and single notes will have a soft, yet articulate feel.
Delivers a balanced, versatile tone that fits right between the 59 model and the Jazz neck pickup. Youll get pristine cleans for intricate chordal and single note runs with fluid leads under high gain. The Sentient is a vintage output pickup with great dynamic response and a wide harmonic range. It works great for low tunings in all humbucker-equipped guitars.
Clean and warm, medium output, full size Jazz Model neck humbucker tone in a single coil rails size.
Great sounding neck humbucker tone that fits into the single coil slot of your Strat, the Cool Rails neck delivers an articulate and full sound as any full sized humbucker. Its medium output makes it a great match for the Hot Rails bridge pickup or the calibrated Cool Rails bridge model. Chords will be warm and articulate, with a scoop in the mids, and solos will be fat and crisp. The dual blade design provides excellent sustain, especially for string bending on the higher frets. The Cool Rails for Strat is a drop-in for any standard single coil pickup route.
Nicely balanced, smooth and bluesy humbucker tone in a single coil rails size. Highs are bright and dynamic while the midrange is scooped.
Dual blade single coil sized humbucker with medium output will give the bridge position of your Stratocaster the vibe of a Les Paul. Chords have that thick humbucker crunch and single notes will have just the right amount of sizzle without being harsh. Matches very well with single coils in the neck & middle to add versatility to any guitar. This pickup is a drop-in for any standard single coil pickup route.
Unlike traditional humbuckers, the Saturday Night Special humbuckers are voiced to be a little hotter and fatter in the bridge position, and a little clearer and less wooly in the neck. Theyre more aggressive than 50s-style models, but without the compression of most high gain pickups. These bridge the output level gap between vintage 50s and modern humbuckers, making this pickup set perfect for replicating those legendary late-70s arena rock tones.
For those of us who arent able to own a late 60s Stratocaster, installing a set of our Psychedelic Strat pickups will get you pretty close. Using traditional materials and period accurate wind, these pickups have high highs, low lows, and a lot of space in between so that the mids have a scooped sound. This EQ profile will add depth and fullness to your tone.
Forged to fathom the deepest of metal tunings, the 6-string Nazgûls searing highs, grinding mids and tight bass define the sound of modern metal. Uses a large ceramic bar magnet, nickel silver bottom plate, 4-conductor lead wire for multiple wiring options, and is vacuum wax potted for squeal-free performance.
By combining a large ceramic magnet with custom winding specs, the Nazgûl offers the perfect blend of note articulation, saturation and one of the most brutal chugs youll ever hear from a humbucker. It has incredible harmonic content across all frequency ranges, and an insanely tight bass response. The Nazgûl has a seriously aggressive high gain sound that is lively, yet completely controllable.
This high-output active humbucker is designed with a low end that keeps power chords sounding big and powerful. It has a strong pick attack and a pronounced midrange response that allows the pickup to track fast playing very accurately without sounding thin.
As dark and vicious as the winters in Scandinavia with excessive grime and aggression. The right balance of mids, treble and bass to instantly take you from annihilating riffs to solos with cutting articulation. The Black Winter fills the needs of extreme metal guitarists with a tone that provides crushing distortion, punishing mids and lots of aggressive saturation and string sensitivity. Neck and bridge pickups are calibrated for a balanced assault. Hand built in Santa Barbara, CA, we offer the Black Winter in standard 6-string size, as well as 7 & 8 string passive mount with naked coils (or in Active Soapbar Mount with exposed pole pieces). Comes with 4-conductor lead wire for multiple wiring options, and is vacuum wax potted for squeal free operation.
As dark and vicious as the winters in Scandinavia with excessive grime and aggression. The right balance of mids, treble and bass to instantly take you from annihilating riffs to solos with cutting articulation. The Black Winter fills the needs of extreme metal guitarists with a tone that provides crushing distortion, punishing mids and lots of aggressive saturation and string sensitivity. This pickup delivers high output neck tone with the cut to give you fluid solo tone, and crisp, clear clean sounds.
High output active Stratocaster pickup set that provides hot humbucker tone in a drop-in single coil size. Specifically voiced for heavy rock and metal. Their strong active signal is perfect for driving high gain amps and long effects chains. Crushing power chorded riffs and searing leads with screaming harmonics are always on tap. This complete three pickup set will transform any Strat into an intense heavy metal machine.Blackouts for Strat have a unique dual pin configuration on the underside of the pickup for two modes of output moderate and high-gain. The pins can also be wired to a mini-switch or pushpull, for an on board boost. These retrofit any standard single coil pickup route. Includes 25K pots, tone capacitor, stereo jack, battery clip and other mounting hardware.
The Alnico Pro Tele Lead uses a vintage coil wind, and sand cast alnico 2 rod magnets for a vintage sound and vibe, but with a smoky sweetness on the high end. You will still feel the Telecaster snap and twang, but with nice round warmth added in. Your pick attack will feel mellower, and chords will have a spongy bounciness.
This vintage style single coil delivers all of the chime and bell tone enjoyed by Stratocaster players in the 50s, but with a sweeter treble attack.
Uses hand ground alnico 2 rod magnets in a traditional staggered pattern and heavy Formvar mag wire with a special wind pattern to produce that classic bouncy tone youd expect from the best 50s Strat pickups. The treble attack is soft and sweet, while the low end has a vintage sponginess. Chords have a nice smoothness, and single notes have a singing, musical character.