Single “TheTron” – NZ$229. If you’re overseas it’s GST free; NZ$199.13 Pair “TheTron” – NZ$440. If you’re overseas they’re GST free; NZ$381.74 Alnico V – Bridge 5.32 KOhms, 1.96H .Neck – 4.36KOhms, 0.88H TheTron pickup set is based around the legendary Gretsch pickups Of the 50’s and 60’s. To say TheTron has character is anContinue reading ““TheTron””

Gretsch FilterTron – a look inside

The Gretsch FilterTron is something rather special. Originally designed in 1954/5 by Ray Butts for guitarist Chet Atkins who wasn’t satisfied by the DynaSonic pickup he was using. It has become a classic but often misunderstood pickup. It has left a distinct mark on the sound of Rock’n’Roll. It’s the sound of Malcolm Young, BrianContinue reading “Gretsch FilterTron – a look inside”