1940s Vintage Tone Spectrum Epiphone Pickup ALL ORIG. 1948 1949 1950 1951 1952

1940s Vintage Tone Spectrum Epiphone Pickup ALL ORIG. 1948 1949 1950 1951 1952

Up for sale is this all original Epiphone Tone Spectrum pickup. These pickups are very hard to find. Epiphone made these pickups to fit a variety of archtop electric guitars including the Zephyr, Zephyr Regent, Zephyr Regent Deluxe, Broadway, and possibly the Emperor models.
 
This model of pickup, with pickup partially covered, was introduced in 1948 advertisements and was featured on a Zephyr Deluxe Cutaway model. It was an option on Epiphone guitars until about 1952.
 
This pickup has the original cover, screws, wax, wax cover and wires, and it works! The pickup was bench tested and has a warm tone as to be expected from this 75 year old pickup. It has adjustable pole screws instead of individual magnets. If you have a newer pickup on your vintage Epiphone, and it’s a guitar that was made between 1948 and 1952, then this is the pickup to get.
 
The wiring is in good condition and so is the cover. There are some abrasions on the pickup cover as seen in the pictures.
 
Measurements:
Length: 3 5/8″
Width: 1 3/8″
Height: 3/4″
Wire lengths: approximately 8 1/2″
 
FREE SHIPPING IN THE UNITED STATES and international shipping offered.

Description

Up for sale is this all original Epiphone Tone Spectrum pickup. These pickups are very hard to find. Epiphone made these pickups to fit a variety of archtop electric guitars including the Zephyr, Zephyr Regent, Zephyr Regent Deluxe, Broadway, and possibly the Emperor models.  This model of pickup, with pickup partially covered, was introduced in 1948 advertisements and was featured on a Zephyr Deluxe Cutaway model. It was an option on Epiphone guitars until about 1952. This pickup has the original cover, screws, wax, wax cover and wires, and it works! The pickup was bench tested and has a warm tone as to be expected from this 75 year old pickup. It has adjustable pole screws instead of individual magnets. If you have a newer pickup on your vintage Epiphone, and it’s a guitar that was made between 1948 and 1952, then this is the pickup to get. The wiring is in good condition and so is the cover. There are some abrasions on the pickup cover as seen in the pictures. Measurements:Length: 3 5/8″Width: 1 3/8″Height: 3/4″Wire lengths: approximately 8 1/2″ FREE SHIPPING IN THE UNITED STATES and international shipping offered.

Additional information

Brand

Epiphone

Model

Tone Spectrum Pickup

Shipping Info

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  • Biodegradable packing peanuts made from cornstarch. They can be thrown in the garbage directly, because they will dissolve quickly in the elements. Or, you can dissolve them yourself in water.
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  • Each item will be wrapped with attention to detail and plenty of room in the box or envelope. 
  • Insurance is always included in shipping. 
  • For stringed instruments:
    • The neck and head will be wrapped and supported
    • If there are strings, they are loosened
    • Body wrapped and supported
    • Inserted into guitar case (if sold with guitar)

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