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DeArmond/Rowe style S-grille gold foil
S-Grille model used on early 50's to late 60's Harmonys. Made to vintage DeArmond/Rowe or your custom specs
Elevated bezel plate sold separately $10


Harmony S-Grille Goldfoil pickups used on Harmony guitars and basses from the late 50's early to late 60's This was labor of love recreating this amazing pickup, and it has been many years in the making to get it right and to vintage specs. I could not be more pleased with the final results. In my opinion this era of Goldfoil pickups are the best. This version was made by DeArmond / Rowe Industries in Toledo, Ohio. I went to great lengths to have these parts recreated to original specs. I can wind it from 5k to 13k

S-Grille Pinstripe

Pickup mounted to the 2mm bezel
Goldfoil DeArmond/Rowe Harmony S-Grille style  pickup

Showes the pickup riveted to bezel

These are the bezels options to raise the 7mm pickup
left raises the pickup 2mm, and the right raises the pickup 5.5mm Goldfoil

More pictures horsing around with the Goldfoil pickups
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