Monty's Retro Wind Stratocaster® pickup set is our take on vintage Strat tone. Scatter-wound coils and Alnico V magnets gives you the vintage Strat® tones and response from the good old days.
This pickup set is beautifully balanced and musical across all the strings, allowing chords to ring out cohesively without any note overpowering any other.
When playing clean, the highs have a warm chime that blends effortlessly with the mids and lows to allow for tight, woody rhythm sounds, and when driven, the retro wind set retains its warmth and definition with the ability to cut through...without ever becoming
With the addition of the series wiring modification you can also get some great humbucker tones, adding even more versatility to your guitar.
This set is available with both flat pole pieces or with Monty's custom vintage stagger.
Monty's Stratocaster® pickup sets come with vintage style push-back cloth wire, mounting screws and springs, and are wax potted by different amounts depending on pickup model. Standard sets come with RWRP middle pickup for hum cancelling in positions 2 and 4. RWRP bridge sets are available for a series blend pot mod giving you more tonal possibilities.
Cover options are White, Cream, Parchment and Black.Soundbites: