Premium American Tone


Premium Humbuckers

Hand crafted to yield the finest American tone. Our humbuckers are perfectly matched and offer our signature Prestige warm tone.

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American Single Coils

Made to offer the iconic and signature tone Strat® and Tele® guitars are known for. No matter your prefered pickup, you are guaranteed the best in tone.

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Precision Crafted P90s

Our pickups are crafted to growl like a high quality P90 should. Thick, meaty tone that is clear, warm and hi - fidelity. Simpy unparalleled.

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Custom Pickguards

You dream it, we make it. Expert soldered American made loaded prewired pickguards, fully custom to your specifications.

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The Evolution of Planet Tone

From humble beginnings…

Starting in 2008…

Our mission: Create pickups that offer the best tone available. From our humble beginnings in a small shop, we have evolved to deliver great tone to some of the finest artists in the industry today.

Quality and Tone Second to None

Our goal has always been to make a pickup that is the best available on the market today in craftsmanship, tonal quality and value.

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The 1957 Classic ’50s PAF

Vintage. Warmth. Grit. Growl.


Frequently Asked Questions

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Where are your pickups made?

Planet Tone hand crafts all their premium pickups in Commerce City, Colorado, USA.

Do you ship worldwide?

Yes, we ship to all locations worldwide. For larger orders, request a custom shipping quote.

Do you make custom pickups?

Yes! Have a unique tone or configuration in mind? Contact us, and we will bring your special creation to reality!

What is the best way to choose a pickup?

So many choices! So many tones! We can help guide you to pick out the best tone possible for your playing style. Send us an email or call today!

Are you ready to experience tone?

Tired of your stock pickups? Or perhaps you are not satisfied with your current tone. Let us provide you with the best tone possible. Call or email today.

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