1. GuitarTalk

    SOLD: ThroBak DT-102 MXV PAF Clone Pickup Set (2018, Full Set)

    Price: $499USD, shipping to Canada/US. Highest reasonable offer takes it! Here’s my Reverb listing if that’s the route you prefer: Description: Selling a pair of phenomenal pickups from ThroBak, the DT-102 MXV’s. PAF tone!! Full lead wires, with full set...
  2. J

    FS: Gibson Custom Shop Custombucker S pickups These pickups came out of a recent CME Gibson R9. They are a slightly lower wind than stock Custombuckers. Extremely hard to find as Gibson has never sold them separately. They are...
  3. R

    WTB Used PAF style pickups

    Just wondering if anyone has any old PAF style pickups like Seymour Duncans or any clone they would want to get rid of.
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  5. myoldfriend

    SOLD: Onamac Windery “Top Shelf” Pickups

    "Low output vintage PAF tone at it's purest" according to Onamac, located on camanO island. $xxx to your door in the conus. A2 magnets Butyrate bobbins Maple spacers Custom spec cast AlNiCo magnets Aged nickel/silver covers & baseplates Neck: 7.49Ω at 89° ~16" lead Bridge: 7.64Ω at 89°...
  6. myoldfriend

    SOLD: DiMarzio Square Tab - Dbl cream

    Early production "square tab" DiMarzio neck pickup from my '76 Deluxe that some barbarian routed for humbuckers. From what I've read these are the predecessor of DP103 PAF and were being made from 1976 to the early 1980's. Sounds killer, but I've got a set of T-tops lined up for the Lester...
  7. J

    Nerd Alert, FUZZ Guitar Show 2019

    Hi, I hope I did post it in the right place at forum :cool: For nerdy guitar enthusiasts Gibson SG Special 1965 Gibson Les Paul Junior Double Cut 1958 Gibson Les Paul Junior 1955 Gibson Les Paul Custom 1959 with 3 PAF PAF I never seen so many great and clean vintage guitars :D so i would...
  8. TVBob

    Original Vintage 1962 Gibson SG/Les Paul Standard, NEW VIDEO!

    This short video recalls the story of the birth of the SG while showing a breathtaking vintage original 1962 or early 1963 Gibson SG/Les Paul Standard. To revive its sales, in 1961 Gibson decided that it was time to drop the well-known Les Paul design with single cutaway body style and...
  9. myoldfriend

    SOLD: ThroBak KZ-115z Double Cream

    Aged bobbins, screws, slugs and nickel covers. Neck has 13" lead, bridge 9.5". Long A2 mags. Mounting springs/screws included. Unsoldered covers. BRIDGE: 7.51 Ω with 9.5" of lead NECK: 7.65 Ω with 13" of lead $xxx to you. PayPal CONUS only. With orig box, spec card, sticker. If...
  10. TVBob

    2nd episode dedicated to this fabulous 1959-1960 ES-335 Dot, New Video!

    Second episode dedicated to this fantastic original vintage 1960 Gibson ES-335 Dot. We are examinating his sound more in depth, in a direct comparison with a Custom Shop Reissue. We are also proud to announce a special guest: Manlio Maresca, one of the most talented Italian guitar players...
  11. myoldfriend

    SOLD: ThroBak KZ-115s Dbl Cream

    This extra set is not doing anyone any good in my parts drawer - surely someone can put them to good use. Excellent condition and even better tone. Double cream, no covers. BRIDGE: 7.47 Ω with 9.5" of lead NECK: 7.64 Ω with 19" of lead $xxx to your CONUS door via PayPal.
  12. myoldfriend

    SOLD: ThroBak Custom MXV Pickups

    The Lester these were in is but a memory, been hanging on to these for long enough.. Aged covers over double cream bobbins. BRIDGE: Long A5 mags, measured @ 9.10 Ω with 7.5" of lead NECK: Long A5 mags, measured @ 9.07 Ω with 12.5" of lead xxx PayPal to your door as long as it can be found...
  13. S

    Sheptone AB Custom Humbucker Set

    Sheptone AB Customs Sheptone VERY accurate take on a set of 1959 Humbucker PAF’s 6.5/10 Cosmetic 10/10 Functionality Specs: Alnico 5 Magnets (neck & bridge) 42 Plain Enamel Wire 4-Conductor Split-Coil Wiring 8.18K NECK 8.41K BRIDGE Price: $190 Shipped IMG_0195 by Scero Guitars posted...
  14. Visual Guy

    PAF clone shootouts - Wizz, Throbak, Wolfetone, BK, SD, Fralin, Gibson...

    Hi all - I recently did a project of several popular brand's PAF clones where I recorded the same 4 licks with all of them, through the same guitar, cables, amp, amp settings and recording process. I created a separate video for every 2 sets in comparison which totals almost 50 videos in the...
  15. Chakalawaka

    '59 PAF Talk

    Alright peeps, To all of you guardians of the knowledge, I was wondering something... And by the way, this is purely hypothetical: Are the humbuckers on a 1959 ES-335 the same paf as the ones on a 1959 Les Paul Standard? Or are they wound differently? And if you had a well made R9 and throw a...
  16. myoldfriend

    SOLD: PRS Pickup Set 57/08 & 59/09

    This is a PRS "takeoff" set that I put together years ago and has been sitting in the pup box waiting for a project for long enough now... Time for someone to enjoy them. Covers have not been off. Makes for a well balanced pair with the slightly hotter output (not ohms) of the 59/09. xxx...
  17. Juan Mayer

    FS: Gil Yaron '59 Burst

    Up for sale is my Gil Yaron '59 Iced Tea Burst. I told myself I'd never let this one go. Unfortunately, this day has come due to some recent medical issues. The next owner is going to benefit from this master class of a guitar. I've owned some exceptional LP's (R7s, R8s, R9s, CCs) and guitars...
  18. ToneSpecific

    PAF Humbucker Journey of Nashville Pro Ford Thurston - Tone Specific & Virgil Arlo

    Ford Thurston is an in-demand session & touring guitarist based out of Nashville. Known for his tasty chops and ever evolving collection of vintage guitars, this guy is a tone-monster. He currently is touring with Randy Houser and formerly toured with Bonnie Bishop. In addition to being a busy...
  19. GuitarTalk

    Quick & Easy: DIY Nickel Aging (takes 15minutes)

    Hey guys, Introduction (skip if in a hurry): So as you may know I finally got my hands on my favourite Les Paul a couple months ago, a Murphy aged 59 True Historic. It’s a perfect guitar but the one thing that stood out to me was how shiny the pickup covers were compared to the rest of the...