There’s lots of thoughts out there about shielding your guitar. There’s lots of ways to do it: paint, tape, etc. As we’ve worked on our own shop guitars and other guitars, we’ll offer our take on two different and more recent cases, and maybe it will help you in your decision to try it for … More Shielding Your Guitar: Does it work?
Today we are going to feature our Modern Strat® model. This model was one of the first of our strat® style pickups that we released. We launched it roughly at the same time we did our 50’s and 60’s model. We felt like offering something in a different tonally range made sense to compliment the … More More about our Modern Strat® set.
We posted this recently on our Facebook Page, and thought it was also a blog worthy topic! We often get asked questions about pickup heights. Here’s a few thoughts on the subject, including some practical applications and quick experiments to try. We don’t list pickup heights on our website because we want YOU to set them! … More What About Pickup Height?
UPDATES ADDED JUNE 20th 2015. Updates in BOLD. We wanted to add some information to this to help you further determine if new pickups could be right for you. We get a lot of requests about which pickups we’d recommend from our line and upgrading stock pickups in various guitars. One of the things I … More Brian’s Blog: Is my guitar a candidate for new pickups?
How to install a Porter Hand Wound Humbucker Pickup … More Installing a Porter Humbucker
A Quick overview of Porter Pickups rewind and repair service for broken, dead and not working electric guitar pickups. … More Brian’s Blog: Pickup Rewind and Repair
Why Porter Pickups Hand Winds their pickups … More Why We Hand Wind Porter Pickups