Hand-Wound 3-string Cigar Box Guitar Pickups - pre-wired with Volume & Jack

  • Hand-Wound 3-string Cigar Box Guitar Pickups - pre-wired with Volume & Jack
  • Hand-Wound 3-string Cigar Box Guitar Pickups - pre-wired with Volume & Jack
  • Hand-Wound 3-string Cigar Box Guitar Pickups - pre-wired with Volume & Jack
  • Hand-Wound 3-string Cigar Box Guitar Pickups - pre-wired with Volume & Jack
  • Hand-Wound 3-string Cigar Box Guitar Pickups - pre-wired with Volume & Jack
$39.99

Description

Stick one of these hand-wound, American-made pickups in your cigar box guitar and turn your build into a TONE MONSTER!

These drop-in style pickups were designed with cigar box guitars in mind! Designed, wound and assembled right here in the C. B. Gitty workshops, these screamin' little single-coils have three poles and spec out at 3.4KOhm impedance. They have a classic single-coil tone that is both bright but with a warm, rich foundation - much like the Fender single-coils of the late 1960's. These are scatter-wound by hand and feature Alnico 5 poles. The solid wood tops are cut from solid 1/8"-thick rustic American Hickory panels.

These pickups are meant to be mounted to the soundboard of a cigar box guitar, with the bottom part going down through a cut hole. The top plate of the pickup is 3.125" (79.4mm) wide x 1.25" (31.8mm) tall by 0.125" (3.2mm) thick. The bottom plate of the bobbin is 2.81" (71.4mm) x 0.75" (19mm), and the overall height of the pickup is 0.656 inches (16.7mm). The recommended hole size to cut in your box top is 2" x 0.875" (51mm x 22mm). Pole spacing (center to center) is 0.50" (12.7mm), with total distance (center to center) of pole 1 to pole 3 being 1 inch (25.4mm).

The top plates of these pickups are unfinished wood, so you can stain or otherwise finish them as desired.

Due to the hand-crafted nature of these pickups, in times of high demand there may be a lead time of a few days before we'll be able to ship them.

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