Hayward, CA (July 18, 2012) – Hayward, CA — Made with the world’s finest vintage-correct materials, wound
with modern precision, and carefully voiced to deliver incomparable
clarity, detail, balance and dynamic nuance, the affordably priced VHT
Private Reserve 50’s pickups achieve the highest standards for quality and
tone — and set a new standard for value.
Carefully handcrafted using period-correct wire and magnets, VHT Private
Reserve 50’s pickups faithfully recreate the materials, construction, and
tone of the finest 50’s-era vintage pickups.
The SSS3 triple single-coil set features high-quality vintage-staggered
alnico 5 magnets, period-correct 42 AWG Elektrisola heavy-build
Formar-coated wire, black vulcanized fiberboard bobbins, and cloth-covered
The reverse-wound, reverse-polarity (RW/RP) middle pickup provides a
humbucking function when combined with the neck or bridge pickups.
Volume-balanced calibrated DC resistance specs:
Neck = 5.7k ohms
Middle = 6.1k ohms
Bridge = 6.7k ohms.
Our VHT Private Reserve 50's pickups are shipping now, with a $99.99 street
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