Due to the alnico 3 polepieces, the ’56 pickups offer a tighter bass than the ’59 pickups, which feature Alnico 5 magnets, respond slightly better to changes in your picking dynamics and “breathe” along with your music.
Pure Vintage ’56 and ’59 Strat pickups feature prominent midrange tempered with a touch of treble.
This sonic formula makes them great for country, Americana and other roots-type music and allows your playing to cut smoothly through sonically cluttered mixes.
Click To Read More About This Product Gear returned in great condition, with only minor signs of use, such as slight scuffs or pick marks.
It looks and plays like new and may be considered an equivalent to display units found in retail stores.
Have a read through and hopefully you will pickup a few things to better assert yourself in the late 70's Stratocasters buyer's market. M = Model or Manufacturer O = Operator N = Neck configuration W = Week Y = Year D = Day Neck Stamps: MMNN*WWYD Example: 0900*3893 - Found on the very end of the neck heel, if at all, in green or dark red ink.
First four digits are paired up, 09 is the model number for the Stratocaster, and 00 is the neck configuration, in his case a fretted Maple neck with a Rosewood fingerboard. 38 is the week, 9 stands for the year, 1979, and 3 is the day of the week, which is Wednesday.Your last chance to own a vintage Fender Stratocaster is with the guitars of the late 1970's.You spot a '79 in a local shop, or online, but how can you be certain it is a '79?Fender Twin-Head Vintage Neck Humbucking Pickup Made In USA. Built to evoke the original era of the Stratocaster, these single-coil '59 Stratocaster Pickups feature alnico 5 magnets and cloth covered output leads to produce round, warm tone with a sweet edge. Single-Coil Fender 60th Anniversary 1954 Stratocaster Pickups Deliver a singing, ringing original-era voice. Fender Mexico Vintage '70s Style Stratocaster Pickup Staggered Alnico slug magnets.Fender's Twin-Head Vintage humbucking neck pickup delivers moderate output and warm tone with greater headroom and harmonics. Genuine Fender 0992236000 Set consists of three pickups. Authentic mid-'60s Strat tone-strong, clean and clear-resides within the copper coils of these single-coil pickups, made with Alnico 5 magnets and cloth covered output leads. Their low-output (around 5.8K DC resistance) design features authentic touches Fender part 0992244000 Fender Affinity Fat Strat White Bridge Humbucker Pickup Simple two conductor wiring. Nicely made affordable very hot humbucking pickup for student grade Fender style import guitars. 0077429000 Fender Affinity Fat Strat Black Bridge Humbucker Pickup Simple two conductor wiring. Nicely made affordable very hot humbucking pickup for student grade Fender style import guitars. 0077432000 Fender Strat Black Wide Spacing Standard Bridge Position Humbucking Pickup Four conductor wiring. Nicely made affordable humbucking pickup for Fender style guitars. Fender Aged White Wide Bridge Humbucker Pickup Four conductor wiring. Nicely made affordable humbucking pickup for Fender style guitars. OEM on '70s style Mexico Fender Vintage Stratocaster. Fender Squier Fat Strat '99 White Bridge Humbucker Pickup Simple two conductor wiring. Nicely made affordable moderately hot humbucking pickup for Fender style guitars.Available in three different “flavors,” all use precisely staggered polepieces to even out bass/treble string volumes while creating prominent midrange (a key component to the Strat sound).