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Loaded Pickguard Series/Split/Parallel for Stratocaster Featuring Hot Rail Belcat Pickups & Varitone

 Hot Rail Series/Split/Parallel Pickguard

This pickguard features individual series split parallel switch. It allows every possible pickup setting. Each pickup can be in series, splitted or in parallel.

The parallel setting is extremely impressive. It sounds almost like single coil but with the silence of humbucker wired in series. It is even more silent than a regular series… Continue reading

Custom Stratocaster SSS Series Parallel & Warm Switch Setting – Wilkinson Pickups

Custom Stratocaster assembled with handmade loaded pickguard

This Union Jack designed Stratocaster will please UK guitar players. I assembled it with a loaded pickguard featuring the parallel and series setting, as well as a warm switch and a six position varitone.

The guitar has a 22 frets Maple neck with a Rosewood fingerboard. The body is made out of Basswood.… Continue reading

HH Stratocaster Loaded Pickguard Featuring Wilkinson WHHB Humbuckers Alnico V Pickups

HH Pickguard for Stratocaster Guitar Type

In my search of releasing every possible Stratocaster pickguard imaginable; I recently released the HH Stratocaster loaded big or featuring Wilkinson WHHB humbuckers.

The pickguard is intended for people using Stratocaster guitar who are more into big rock sound. People who don’t care about the middle pickup and the funky type of sound… Continue reading

Loaded Stratocaster Pickguard – Belcat BHS-94 Hot Rail Alnico V Humbuckers

Hot Rail Humbuckers with the size of Single Coils

This loaded pickguard features three Belcat hot rail humbucker pickups. It is an entirely different sound compared the pickguard I am usually producing.

The sound is much fatter and powerful that regular single coils or humbuckers commonly used on Stratocaster. It’s amazing the volume these pickups have.

Hot rails are a… Continue reading

Loaded pickguard for Stratocaster – Series / Parallel switch & varitone

Loaded pickguard – Series / Parallel switch & varitone for Stratocaster

Custom loaded pickguard for Stratocaster guitar type

This article is a review of the last loaded pickguard I made for Stratocaster guitar type. The Switch Parallel / series allows you to add three additional sounds to your guitar.

Stratocaster’s are wired in parallel. This is the traditional wiring. Wiring… Continue reading

SSS Loaded Pickguard – Wilkinson Pickups – Varitone & Warm Switch for Stratocaster Guitar Type

SSS Loaded Pickguard – Wilkinson MWHS Pickups & 6 Positions Varitone

Enhance Your Stratocaster Sound

The SSS Loaded Pickguard featuring Wilkinson pickups as well as a six-position varitone and a warm switch is a really affordable and great way to improve significantly your Stratocaster type guitar.

Stratocaster is a great guitar body. But even the real Fender ones are limited… Continue reading

Fender Stratocaster Modern Player HSH Test – Chinese Stratocaster Model

Mahogany Fender Stratocaster from China

As you probably know, Fender expanded their factories around the word. After making guitars in Mexico since years, they decided to take benefit of the cheap and high-quality labor from Chinese guitar makers. Who can blame them? Every big brand and smaller ones are doing the same. It’s a pity for local workers in so-called… Continue reading

Funk You MP3 – Custom Scalloped Fender Stratocaster

Listen to Funk You Hosted on ReverbNation

I recorded that song right after I assembled my scalloped Stratocaster. I made a post about it where I explained how I did it and how much it cost me. If you are interested about it, check the post here. I composed it for one of my last band, somewhere… Continue reading

How to Make a Scalloped Stratocaster for Less Than €250

Make Your Own For Cheap

I own quite a bunch of different guitars. Not because I’m a collector, but because I want to possess all possible types of guitar available to have all existing tools at my disposal when recording.

A scalloped guitar was missing in my lineup. I was thinking about it since a long time, and I was… Continue reading

Jeronimo MP3 – Fender Squier Bullet HSS Review Video’s Soundtrack

listen to Jeronimo for free

This is the MP3 version of the song I used to illustrate the demo of the Fender Squier Bullet HSS.

I used this guitar exclusively for the recording of this song. Apart from the two guitar parts, there are only a bass line I played with my six-string Squier, and midi drum track. The… Continue reading