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Alnico II Blues for Strat

Set £80 / Single £30

Perfect for Blues and Jazz, this new set offers players touch-sensitive and sweet clean tones, without boomy bass notes or harsh trebles.

Neck 6.1k / Mid 6.2k / Bridge 6.8k


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Perfect for Blues and Jazz, this new set offers players touch-sensitive and sweet clean tones, without boomy bass notes or harsh trebles. Adding some overdrive reveals the smooth musicality and sustain that Alnico II offers. Scatterwound with single gauge AWG 42 wire.

The mid pickup is reverse wound for hum-cancelling operation in positions 2 and 4, and the set features a calibrated wind for better volume balance across all 5 positions.

Available in both right and left-handed models.

Dimensions

Stratocaster (Metric)

Stratocaster (Imperial)

Wiring

3 Single Coils / 1 Vol / 2 Tone / 5-Way Blade

3 Single Coils / 1 Vol / 2 Tone / 5-Way Blade (Bridge Tone Mod)


Tech Specs

Alnico II Blues Neck Alnico II Blues Middle Alnico II Blues Bridge
Model TRS4N TRS4M TRS4B
Magnet Alnico 2 Rod Alnico 2 Rod Alnico 2 Rod
DCR 6.1k 6.2k 6.8k
Inductance 3.0H 3.1H 3.6H
Stagger TR Modified Vintage
Hookup Wire Vintage Braid
Winding Direction Clockwise Counter-Clockwise Clockwise

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Audio Samples

 

These clips were played through a custom strat into a Redplate Blackverb and recorded with a Zoom handheld recorder. Many thanks to longtime Tonerider player and supporter Jay Menon for the use of these sound clips.


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