These truly are some fantastic sounding pickups, and not just for the money! Each pickup comes complete with mounting screws, springs, and two covers - Black AND Cream.
The classic raw single-coil sound!Two new Golden Age P-90 models carry on the raw sound of early rock and electric blues.
Gibson's beloved vintage single-coils were the workingman's pickups, versatile for practically any playing style. Their raw sound was a driving force behind early rock and electric blues. Our Golden Age P-90s proudly carry on the tradition, with authentic components that faithfully deliver the classic bright tone.
We offer two Golden Age P-90 models to choose from:Our '50s-style Parsons Street™ model is named for the famous Kalamazoo street where the original P-90 was born. It features a black plastic bobbin with old-style enameled unpotted coil wire for the original slightly grittier sound, and is wound to 8.0K ohms. We also offer a modern version with a black fiber flatwork bobbin, wound to 8.7K ohms with wax-potted poly-coated wire for a smoother sound. The flatwork look is sometimes preferred for installations with the covers removed.
Golden Age P-90s are direct replacements in Gibson®Les Paul®Juniors, SG®Juniors, and SG Specials, plus archtop and semi-hollowbody Gibsons made for P-90s. And they're great choices for giving your next custom guitar that raw vintage tone.
Both Golden Age P-90 models share authentic vintage details: Alnico 5 magnets AWG42 coil wire 1.97" (50mm) polepiece spacing Braided single-conductor hookup wire Original-spec nickel-plated polepiece screws