Tonerider TRS5SET Surfari Set (for ST style kits)


Tonerider TRS5SET Surfari Set

A reproduction of 54 ST tone, with calibrated windings.

Just like the original 1954 and 1955 ST Guitars, Surfari pickups are made with Alnico III magnets – offering nice sustain and a bright, warm, compressed attack. Note: This set is NOT a low output set – these pickups have all the presence and clarity that players demand.

  • Tone Guide: Bright and Clear, perfect for surf guitar fans!
  • Resistance: 5.95k neck, 6.1k mid, 6.3k bridge.
  • RWRP for hum-cancelling in notch positions
  • Wiring Diagram here

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AUD $163.90 incl. GST

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Product ID: 4122 SKU: TRS5SET Categories: ,

Pickups for ST Style Guitars

Tonerider’s best selling product for the last two years, the ST style pickups have redefined the market in quality, tone and affordability. Based on the best of 50s and 60s sets, but with more modern, accurate and consistent construction, players and luthiers around the world are discovering that your don’t need to spend a small fortune to get the sought after single coil “chime”. In order to bring you the ultimate ST pickups, we’ve included the following features:

  • High-Grade “Smooth-Top” Alnico Polepieces – no sharp edges!
  • Modified stagger polepieces for more accurate string-to-string balance.
  • Tonerider covers in a four colors – Black, Soft White, Mint and Vintage Cream.
  • Calibrated winding for even volume balance across all five standard positions.
  • Laser-cut, hand-bevelled flatwork.
  • USA-made vintage hook-up wire for easy installation.
  • Latex tubing and nickel-plated screws are included with every pickup.
  • All coils bound with fabric tape, removing the chance of damage.
  • All coils scatterwound on our 999-step CNC winding machines.
  • All coils wax-potted to avoid feedback at high-gain settings.
  • All sets are RWRP – offering noiseless operation in positions 2 and 4.
  • For Lefties! TRS1 Pure Vintage pickups are coming soon in left-handed configurations!

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