The authentic Golden Age® sound, with extra bite! Backed up by top-drawer components: genuine CTS pots, CRL switch, Orange Drop® capacitor, Switchcraft jack, connected with push-back wire. We hand wire these ourselves here in Ohio, for the best upgrade you’ll ever make!
Classic Alnico 5 tone and a HOT bridge pickup for plenty of punch.
These prewired guards are loaded with Golden Age single coil pickups, wound to vintage specs with 42 AWG coil wire. Staggered Alnico 5 polepieces deliver authentic tone and the hot bridge pickup adds plenty of punch.
Golden Age single-coil pickup set: neck, middle, and HOT bridge positions
250K-ohm CTS control pots (3)
CRL 5-way lever switch
Orange Drop® capacitor
Mono Switchcraft output jack
.100" thick pickguard with conductive shielding underneath
All this is then hand wired to a shielded pickguard using 22 AWG vintage-style push-back wire. Pickguard mounting screws are available separately.