TV Jones Powertron Plus Bridge Pickup
|Original Price (RRP)||$220.95|
|Shipping Cost||Free shipping!|
|Model||Powertron Plus Bridge|
The Power'Tron Plus was born out of our desire to create a Filter'Tron-sized pickup with a strong midrange presence and high output, while still retaining the famous sparkle and bass-note clarity of our TV Classic.
At the heart of the Power'Tron Plus are two
extra-tall bobbins, allowing for more winds of
standard-gauge wire. Single treble notesare
reproduced with a full, midrange fatness, while
bass notes twang out deep and clear.Overall,
the tone is remarkably close to a fifties PAF
humbucker, blended with a zing and twang that
is all Gretsch®.
If you're not sure which mount ing option is right for your guitar, click "How Do I Choose" for a complete list of most guitar models and the corresponding mounting option.
So, you ask, how is the Power'Tron Plus bridge
model different from the TV Classic Plus? Well,
the Power'Tron has a tone that is fat and full
— the result of tall coils wound with standard
wire. The TV Classic Plus is more like a
vintage Filter'Tron™ pickup with extra-attitude
— this due to more turns of thinner wire on a