I have a set of Tonerider Surfari's in my MIM 50's Strat, and they sound amazing. They made a big improvement to my Mexican 90s strat which had ceramic pickups in. Feb 20, 2007 #20 Sep 4, 2017 Seattle. Tonerider Strat pickups Our bestselling product of the last two years, our Stratocaster pickups have redefined the market in quality, tone and affordability. Discussion in 'Pickup Joint' started by Rockbly66, Sep 4, 2017. 00. Rocksong, Generator, Pure Vintage and of course the newly released Octane humbucker (plus many more). good pickups for the money. Tonerider Alnico II Classic Vintage Neck Humbucker - Nickel. I ordered and installed a Tonerider Alnico Classic IV last week and wanted to give a quick review. While there aren't many people using them, the reviews have been fairly positive for these pickups. Tonerider Trh3 Octane Alnico 8 Bridge Humbucker - Black. To be fair, I changed out all the controls with Fender OEM controls, wired exactly as the "Johnson". In production since 2005, the Pure Vintage set from Tonerider is the perfect upgrade for any player looking for that warm, vintage Stratocaster sound. $64.99 New. Loading... Unsubscribe from paul sheppard? For obvious business reasons neither Fender nor Tonerider are going to admit it, but it has been discussed, and researched quite … These are heavy duty, very well designed and built pickups that are comparable in quality and tone to the best out there. Both sets are very nicely matched, neck-to-bridge, very articulate, string-to-string, and very well made. Fender Tex-Mex Strat Pickups. Hey there, I just installed a set of Tonerider Surfaris in my Strat after several years of having DiMarzio Area noiseless pickups in that guitar. In today's video I am going to be comparing a set of Tonerider 'City Limits' Strat Pickups with the stock pickups of my Fender Japan Strat. In general, only the boutique winders tend show such low capacitances. rogerbayliss Member. Quote. The Classic Blues set from Tonerider nails these late 60's tones, whilst also offering the benefits of a calibrated wind for more even volume balance … And is probably that you already know that a Telecaster pickup really helps you create that classic vibe of the vintage pickups. Just like a great sounding strat handles these things. I think the description they give that they have the Knopfler / Clapton sound is pretty accurate. Great tones with overdrive and classic tones with a fuzz. This item is in the category “Musical Instruments & Gear\Guitars & Basses\Parts & Accessories\Guitar Parts\Pickups”. Select Your Cookie Preferences We use cookies and similar tools to enhance your shopping experience, to provide our services, understand how customers use our services so we can make … 00. I'd love to try a set of their Pure Vintage, but first I'd need to buy another Strat to put them in, cause the Surfari's are staying.. Tonerider TRS3SET, Classic Blues Set, consisting of neck, middle and bridge pickups. I have always wanted to try Toneriders so that is what I am going to put in this partscaster. Tonerider TRS5 Surfari Strat pickup set. Tonerider makes the pickups for the Squier Classic Vibe series. Don't let the price fool you. I have Tonerider TSR1 Pure Vintage single coils in my middle and Neck positions and am very happy with them and cannot fault them. FREE Shipping by Amazon. Get it as soon as Thu, Dec 10. I have just fitted a set of his Reserve "59" pickups to my 57 Strat and they are incredible..... Jim. Tonerider TRS5 Surfari Strat pickup set. First, you must understand what a strat pickup represents. There's not a lot of talk about these pickups, so I thought I'd start a new thread. 5* taking into account the price difference. Based on the best of 50s and 60s sets, but with more modern, accurate and consistent construction, players and luthiers around the world are discovering … My review of the Tonerider Hot Classics that I put into my Maybury Guitars telecaster. In my honest ( and humble) opinion, these Tonerider sets are the best bang-for-buck, mass produced pickup sets available today. It's an excellent pickup and it would be unfair to compare it to the original pickup of the guitar. Other options New from $99.99. In every pickup position there is a positive improvement. Tonerider pickups are awesome. so i tried.... LordRiffenstein Member. Rockbly66 Squier Talker. Hello and welcome to the stocksbridge guitar tech channel. Well, a standard single-coil pickup usually consists of a set of magnet wrapped up in a thin wire. FREE Shipping by Amazon. Wilkinson Lic Cream ST Strat Vintage Voice Single Coil Pickups Fits Stratocaster. The seller is “anieliz281″ and is located in Albuquerque, New … The item “Tonerider City Limits Strat Pickup Set PIO Prewired Loaded Pickguard Texas SRV” is in sale since Sunday, April 26, 2020. Tonerider's twist is that they use AlNiCo 3 for the three higher pitched strings on the bridge pickup. Tonerider pickups for strat build which ones? 5 out of 5 stars (3) Total Ratings 3, $99.99 New. The whole set Tonerider costs $100. This model has that early 60's vintage vibe (ala 62 Strat). For the Blues sound I was looking for, the $85 Korean, with the Tonerider Classic Blues pickups nails it, head to head with a $2500 Strat. $106.00 $ 106. I just got a 73 Strat that's had the wiring, pickguard, and pickups replaced. These will give you the grit and spank for southern rock and blues rock that you’ve dreamed of. Good luck and let us know what you wind up with! $106.00 $ 106. I have a strat project going on and I need pickups for it. What necessitate Strat pickup … I LOVE the Tonerider Vintage Plus and Hot Classics pickup sets. Loading Tonerider TRS-3 Classic Blues Strat Pickup Set. 5 out of 5 stars (1) Total Ratings 1, $59.99 New. Tonerider pickups are amazing value for money, (and I believe are even installed in Fender Squier Classic Vibe Stratocasters I have read on the internet.) I replaced my Fender Noiseless pickups in my American Deluxe Strat with these and the difference is night and day. The Classic Blues set from Tonerider nails the late 60s strat tones, whilst also offering the benefits of a calibrated wind for more even volume balance across all five positions. Haven't tried any other similar brands (have always used only Dimarzios and SD) but I've been really happy with the Tonerider and can definitely recommend it. They really capture that '54-'55 sound, which was exactly what I was looking for. Left-hand set. Get it as soon as Sat, Dec 5. Tonerider TRS1 Pure Vintage Strat pickup set. Only 2 left in stock - order soon. It brought new life to the guitar. Wilkinson High Output Ceramic ST Strat Single Coil Pickups Set for Stratocaster Electric Guitar, White. As far as #2, yes! Age: 54 15. Only a handful of pickup makers offer this as a choice for Strat pickups, including Fender on occasion. When I sold the body, I kept that pickup and will gladly put it in another tele or esquire down the road. ... As I mentioned before Tonerider pups for a Strat are £70/79 the ones you are using Jim are £150 … Inspired by a collection of vintage pickups from the 1950s, the Pure Vintage set accurately reproduces the magical magnet and coil structure of these classic pickups. The pickups are a Tonerider Pure Vintage set.The guitar has also been routed for a bridge humbucker and came with the original pickguard with an old Gibson humbucker fitted. Tonerider Pure Vintage Stratocaster pickups(TRS1) in-the-mix paul sheppard. The spanky quack of a Strat wailing the blues and bluesy rock, oh yeah! Tonerider Trs5 Surfari Strat Pickup Set. Other options New from $99.99. The sound has a punchy low end, a smooth and clear high-end, very present mids and it retains the typical twang of the traditional Tele bridge pickup. Twang! Based on the best of 50s and 60s sets, but with more modern, accurate and consistent construction, players and luthiers around the world are discovering that … Posts: 661 TONERIDER PUR VINTAGE PICKUPS Aug 5, 2014 13:51:42 GMT . I'm finding the Surfari set too bright although I like the clarity on the wound strings on the neck pickup - but overall too bright. Seymour Duncan Quarter Pound Flat SSL-4 Pickup for Strat. Tonerider Classic Blues Stratocaster Pickups. Most of Fender's Strat pickup measure between 120 and 140pF. Tonerider TRS5 Surfari Strat pickup set. tonerider@rhfactorguitars.com and he'll be able to fill you in on the details. got tone riders in my strat build and really like them a lot. Tonerider Strat pickups : Sortera produkter : Our bestselling product of the last two years, our Stratocaster pickups have redefined the market in quality, tone and affordability. Perfect for a warm, bluesy strat sound but still with a classic PAF bite in the bridge. Tonerider Alnico II Classic Vintage Humbucker set black AC2 neck & bridge NEW. These pickups are shorter than Telecaster pickups and are not mounted onto a plate, plus they also have a much higher output. They really are a great value upgrade! A remarkable thing about these pickups is the low capacitance, with two of the pickups coming in under 100pF. … I have a Generator model in a HSS Strat and it sounds incredible. 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