Luthier Parts & Tools
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
Wood Screw - #2 x 1/2”, Phillips, Round Head, Brass
Original, made in USA, #2 x ½” wood screws. These premium screws are made of raw brass and are perfect for mounting bobbins to baseplates. These are reproductions of the PAF style mounting screws.
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.
Screw - Fender®, for Pickups and Switches
Package of 12Original Fender 6-32 screws for use on pickups and switches.
Starting at $4.45
Keeper Bar - 10 Hole, 50mm, Raw Steel, USA
Original, made in USA, 10-hole keeper bar for 50mm spacing. The keeper bar is designed for use with soapbar P-90 pickups. The spare holes are for the pickup mounting screws. This premium keeper bar is made of raw steel.
Machine Screw - 3-48 x 1-1/4”, Phillips, Pan HeadOriginal, made in USA, 3-48 x 1-¼” machine screws. These premium screws are perfect for mounting humbucker pickups.
Starting at $0.30
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.
Pickup - Kent Armstrong, Icon Vintage 57 (Alnico 2), NeckKent 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 $69.95
Bobbin - Humbucker, P.A.F., 49.2mm, Screw Side, Butyrate, USAOriginal, made in USA, P.A.F.-correct bobbins for making humbucker pickups. These screw side bobbins are made of butyrate molded in casts of the originals and feature a 49.2mm spacing.
Pickup - Gotoh, ST-Classic, Stratocaster Style, Made In Japan
The ST-Classic is an amazing homage to the 1960’s strat pickup. With staggered Alnico 5 rod magnets, vulcanized fiberboard flatwork, and enamel coated wire, the ST-Classic offers a truly vintage sound. These pickups are wax potted for sonic stability, feature a bevel on the magnets, and use cloth pushback wire for an easy and clean install. A cover, mounting screws and springs are included. Made in Japan.
Pickup Cover - 50 mm, vintage-style spacingNickel pickup cover used when winding your own humbucker sized pickups or for covering previously uncovered pickups to give them that sleek nickel look. These covers are plated and polished to a beautiful shine and feature a vintage style spacing.
- 50mm/1.95” vintage style spacing (outer holes center to center)
- Overall measurements:70mm/2.76” Length x 39.7mm/1.56” Width x 16.8mm/.66” Height
Pickup - Kent Armstrong, Icon 57, Strat (Alnico 3)
Slightly hotter than the 54 models, these recreations of the 1957 Strat® single coil pickups deliver a true vintage tone not available until now. 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 = 5.92k Ohms
- Inductance (henrys) = 3.61
- Wire Type = Formvar AWG 42
- Lead Type = cloth insulated 2 conductor
- Polarity = normal
Starting at $56.95
Cover - Humbucker, 53mm, Nickel Silver, USAOriginal, made in USA, covers for humbucker pickups. These premium humbucker covers are made of nickel silver and have a 53mm spacing.
Starting at $6.95
Cover - Fender®, for Vintage P-Bass, Chrome
Original Fender® pickup cover for vintage P-Bass, chrome.
Pickup Cover - Nickel, Brass construction
Nickel pickup cover for building or repairing Filtertron style humbucking pickups.
- Nickel plated brass
- Overall measurements: 71.9mm/2.83” Length x 35.3mm/1.38” Width x 16.2mm/.63” Height
- 63.6mm/2.50” center to center mounting screw holes
- Sold individually
Pickup - Kent Armstrong, Classic Single, Vintage Strat
This is an ultra sweet sounding, low output-pickup. The vintage single coil specifications offer a tight, balanced low end response and sweet chimey highs. If you are looking for a true vintage tone that ISN'T modified to sound like a 60 year old pickup, this is an excellent upgrade. Great for blues and classic old school funk applications. Staggered Alnico polepieces. Available reverse wound/reverse polarity. White Cover
- D.C. resistance = 6.5K
- Magnet Type = Alnico 5
- Magnet dimensions: 5mm X 17mm polepieces
Cover - Mini Humbucker, 50mm, Nickel Silver, USAOriginal, made in USA, covers for mini humbucker pickups. These premium humbucker covers are made of nickel silver and have a 50mm spacing.
Starting at $7.86
Cover - Fender®, '51 P-Bass / Tele Bass, Chrome
Original Fender® pickup cover for '51 P Bass/Tele Bass, chrome.
Keeper Bar - 10 Hole, 49.2mm, Raw Steel, USA
Original, made in USA, 10-hole keeper bar for 49.2mm spacing. This P.A.F. correct keeper bar is great for humbucker and P-90 pickups. Made of raw steel.
Keeper Bar - 9 Hole, 61.2mm, for 7 String
Metal spacer for building or repairing 7-string humbucking pickups. This spacer is found under the adjustable screw side of the pickup and is compatible with our 7-string baseplate (P-GP-PLATE-3) and screw-side bobbin (P-GP100).
Pickup Kit - Build Your Own Humbucker
Includes all parts but the magnet wire, all sets are ready for winding. Kits include Alnico 5 magnets, bobbins, poll screws, slug screws, baseplate, and coil lead wires.
Cover - Tele, Neck, Open, Nickel Silver, USAOriginal, made in USA, covers for open-style tele neck pickups. These premium tele covers are made of nickel silver.
Starting at $8.50
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®.
Out of Stock
Screws - Gretsch®, Bezel Mount, Chrome
Genuine Gretsch® screws for mounting Gretsch pickup rings to the guitar's body. These chrome oval-head wood screws come in a pack of 12.
Accessory to P-PUGRETMR-S
Accessory to P-PUGRETMR-S