A few notes from the shop of pickup maker Clint Searcy of Searcy String Works.
Thursday, March 22, 2012
two years I have been repairing the flood damage on my home cars and
shop. All the while I have known that when I returned to the pickup
winding world I was going to have to rethink my approach. My new line of
pickups will not be copies of Gibson and Fender classic. They will be
MY designs. I have ideas.... new ideas... This week I finally got to
build one of the ideas that's been bouncing around my head for the last 2
years. This is a Dog Ear p-90 that requires no routing of the guitar.
It works for any string spacing and it's totally hum free. Still
tweaking the number of windings I want it to have but it's going to be a