Suhr Pete Thorn Thornbucker+ Plus Guitar Humbucker Pickup, Bridge, 50mm, Raw Nickel
SUHR THORNBUCKER PETE THORN SIGNATURE PICKUPS
Thornbucker pickups are born out of a desire to give guitarists a humbucking pickup set that has all of the best attributes of the coveted 50’s “patent applied for” style pickups… with none of the downsides.We have also included a few modern touches: four conductor wiring, a variety of spacings, and the consistency and quality that Suhr is known for.
BALANCE. WARMTH. CLARITY.
Through our experimentation with all the variables: magnets, wire, covers, and winds, we made countless prototypes and listened. Eventually we hit on the formula that captures all of the essence of the most coveted 50’s “patent applied for” style pickups. If you are a player searching for a product that captures all the subtleties, nuances and feel of a great vintage pickup, then Thornbuckers are the perfect pickup for you.
RAW NICKEL COVER
Adding a cover to a humbucker will always make it sound a little sweeter, knocking off a bit of top end. The raw nickel covers are the most transparent ones we’ve found. They sound very similar to the uncovered pickup, just a bit sweeter.
Please note that because raw nickel covers are not plated, over time they will develop a natural patina, much faster than a chrome plated cover.
- Thornbucker Bridge
- DC RESISTANCE: ~ 8.5KΩ (50mm) ~ 8.9KΩ (53mm)
- Thornbucker + Bridge
- DC RESISTANCE: ~ 8.8KΩ (50mm) ~ 9.1KΩ (53mm)
- Thornbucker Neck
- DC RESISTANCE: ~ 7.2KΩ
- MAGNET TYPE: Alnico IV Bridge, Alnico V Neck
- HOOK UP WIRE: 4-Conductor