Virgil Arlo makes what many believe to be the Best Humbucker Pickups ever made. The Humbucker was first introduced by in that late 1950’s. The original Gibson Guitars from the 50’s & 60’s are much desired. Build quality, old wood and great sounding pickups has a lot to do with this demand. Virgil Arlo’s P.A.F. Humbucker Replacement pickups are considered to be as good or better than the original’s from the 1950’s. On this page you will find many reviews from Youtube & Online Guitar Forums.
A top pro, Allen Hinds has tried many pickups but he believes the Virgil Arlo Humckrs Pickups are “As clear as a bell………incredible. Ford Thurston another amazing talent, compares the Virgil Arlo Pickups to the vintage pickups from the 50’s and 60’s when he says “the original pickups didn’t match the greatness of the guitar (1959 ES-335)” – “I dropped these (Virgil Arlo Humbuckers) in and it’s like instant magic, it’s exactly how it should sound”.
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