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"..These pickups are beasts - they are not "hot "  ......they are nuclear..." 
 " ...My face is hurting through constant grinning when I play..." 

Welcome to Ironstone Pickups, upgrade & replacement electric guitar pickup specialists based in Rutland, England.

Precise materials selection, including all Alnico magnets, ensures authentic vintage tone is at the heart of all the Ironstone designs.
Every single pickup we sell has been hand finished and individually tested in Ironstone’s Rutland workshop.

The boutique scaled range includes 3 pickup styles;
Stratocaster (Strat)      Telecaster (Tele)      Humbucker
These also feature in the hand-built Gilmour ‘Black Strat’ Stratocaster scratchplate and 5 way Telecaster control plate sets.

Ironstone Pickups: The coolest vintage tones with outstanding value and service



Ironstone Stratocaster Strat electric guitar pickups
"...took the guitar to the gig last night & it truly rocked! Your p/ups have turned a nice Squier into a truly great GUITAR..."

Ironstone's Alnico V Stratocaster range features 4 grades. Try this 'Strat'  sample from the sound clip bank.

Stratocaster Gold Pickups - Apache


Ironstone Gilmour Black Strat scratchplate pickguard

"Looks and sounds perfect. Gilmour tone out of the box. 

Thank you!" 

"In one word, awesome!"

A fully loaded Gilmour 'Black Strat'
Stratocaster scratchplate assembly with your choice of Ironstone Strat pickups and custom switching



Ironstone Telecaster Tele electric guitar pickups
"..just fitted the pick-ups and they are great, I just turned a £100 Tele' into a £400 Tele' in 20 minutes....."

Classic Tele 'Twang'. Telecaster Alnico V & III pickups, available as Bridge (with optional plate), Neck or sets.

Telecaster Bridge - Clean


Ironstone Telecaster Tele 5 way control plate pickups set
"... all I can say is" WOW" the pickups and tone controls are just amazing.."

Consisting of a set of Telecaster pickups and a custom wired 5 combination Tele control plate including series mode.


Humbucker Guitar Pickups Alnico V

"pickup just arrived, the sound is
 exactly what I've heard on 
expensive PAF pups"

Stunning PAF style 4 wire 15.5K Alnico V humbucker pickups available individually or as a set. Take a listen to this sound clip.

Humbucker Neck - Hummie Blues


Ironstone onboard electric guitar pre-amp FX
"What an amazing gadget. works perfectly, like a guitar supercharger"

4 stages of switchable on-board gain and true bypass.
A very versatile active electronics upgrade,
 particularly for Strats, and Teles.