This is a special set of custom pickups hand made by Aaron Armstrong himself.

Kent Armstrong is the second generation of guitar wizards the Armstrong family has produced, indeed Kent’s own son Aaron now famously creates pickups too and Kent’s father Dan ran a great guitar repair shop in New York City. With such a lineage its unsurprising to learn that their pickups are some of the best in the world and have been used by great such as Jimmy Page, Rory Gallagher, Matt Bellamy and even members of the TonePedia team have them in some of their own favourite guitars. Kent himself work alongside the world famous pickup designer Bill Lawrence before moving to the UK. 

42.5T5 technical specifications

Manufacturer Kent Armstrong
Pickup Configuration S-S
Guitar Style Tele
String Number 6
Output Higher
Active? No
Potted? No
DC Resistance 8.4
DC Resistance 7
Alloy Type Alnico 5
Wire Type AWG 42.5
Signal Leads Stranded Pushback Cloth
Insulation Type Plain Enamel
Plastic Material ABS
Based on an era? '50s
Made In UK

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