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ThroBak P 90 55/56 Soap Bar Black

'55/'56 - SB MXV P90 Guitar Pickups Specs.:
Neck 7.6K Bridge 8.1K, Long A2 neck, Long A4 bridge

Copied from two vintage '56 Les Paul Soap Bar P90 pickups sets the '55/'56-SB set represents a transition in both Les Paul and P90 soap bar specifications. Long A2 neck magnets and long A4 bridge magnets as per the vintage reference pickups were an apparent attempt to balance out neck and bridge tones from the factory. The result is a rich, dark neck tone with a rich swell above the 12th fret and a bridge rich in harmonics.

7.6K Neck 8.1K Bridge, long A2 magnets (Neck), A4 (Bridge), charged to vintage levels. Choose Butyrate Bone, Cream or Black MXV reproduction covers aged or unaged. Choice of shiny, tarnished or heavily aged Pole screws. Order with ThroBak Vintage Modified baseplates for a guaranteed fit with your Gibson Historic and all other modern P-90 guitar models. Also available with ThroBak vintage reproduction baseplates for vintage restoration products. All MXV soapbar sets come with 4 nickel plated brass vintage spec. mounting screws.

Rich, compressed, vintage P90 pickup tone and attack.
ThroBak P-90 guitar pickups.
Maximum Vintage P90 Reproduction Specs.      MADE IN USA

• P-90 clone styrene bobbins tooled and molded in the USA to vintage specs. High impact Styrene insures all the good properties of vintage styrene but with improved durability.

• P-90 bobbins wound on same Geo Stevens vintage design winder with custom traverse and tensioning system as used to wind P-90's in the 50's at the Parson's Street Kalamazoo plant.

• ThroBak Exclusive reproduction P-90 baseplates. Available in Modified Vintage soap bar, vintage reproduction soap bar and vintage reproduction dog ear styles. Tin plated brass baseplates duplicate the mechanical and tonal properties of vintage P-90. Tooled and stamped in the USA. 

• Butyrate reproduction soap bar and dog ear P-90 pickup covers. Available in Bone, Cream and Black, aged and unaged. Tooled and molded in the USA.

• Pole screws with vintage alloys cloned from 50's vintage screws with cold form die tooled for ThroBak. Made in USA.

• Vintage Spec. Plain Enamel 42AWG magnet wire made with vintage coating and processes. Made in USA.

• Alnico magnets custom cast in the USA with vintage formulations.

• Vintage correct braided wire. Made in USA.

• Entire ThroBak P-90 reproduction assembly tooled and manufactured for ThroBak in the USA.