Black Cat Humbucker Sized Filtertron style Pickup

Black Cat Humbucker Sized Filtertron style Pickup

Humbucker Sized, Filtertron Design Pickup

Black Cat - Creamery Custom Replacement Humbucker Size Filtertron Pickup - Bridge or Neck

SKU: BlackCat
Price:
£70.00
Position
Pole Spacing
Mounting
Black Cat Cover(s)
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Description

Magnet: Alnico 5

Poles: Nickel plated steel slotted Fillister head screws

Coil Wire: 42AWG Plain Enamel

Lead Wire: Vintage Braided

Humbucker Sized Filtertron Style - Bridge Output: 4.65k

Humbucker Sized Filtertron Style - Neck Output: 4.1k

Humbucker Sized Filtertron Style Pickups

After looking at modern variants of the old Filtertron style pickups, and wanting to design my own range of Humbucker sized Filtertron style pickups, I came up with these - introducing the Black Cat - Humbucker sized Filtertron style pickups. A reduced number of offset winds on each coil provide the extra brightness. The thicker Alnico 5 magnet helps keep the attack but being stronger due to their 1/4" height, the magnet boosts the output of the lower windings on each coil to give great volume & brightness. A real spank & twang to these Humbucker sized Filtertrons. The H-gate chrome covers give that 'retro' look.

Currently, the brightest pickup in the whole Creamery range. The Humbucker sized Filtertron style bridge pickup is Jangly & bright, but designed to break up the amp at gain for a biting attack. My modern interpretation of the old classic Filtertron pickups of yesteryear in a standard humbucker size. 12 Pole screws for individual string balance give you the option to follow your neck radius and define your own tone.

The Neck pickup has a sweeter voice due to its position but still with the brightness needed from this kind of pickup.

NOTE: The Picture above is the pickup with the Classic F'Tron Cover which is only available in the 50mm Pole Spacing, below is the optional H-Gate available in Chrome, Nickel or Gold. This one is good for the slightly wider 52mm Poel Spacing.

Creamery Custom Handwound Classic Black Cat Humbucker


You can find more details of my Creamery Custom, Handwound Black Cat Humbucker Sized Filtertron Design Pickups here.

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