Bare Knuckle Pickups
Bare Knuckle Pickups (Bare Knuckle), founded in 2003 by former Elkie Brooks guitarist Tim Mills, is a privately owned business based in the South West of England, UK, specialising in hand-wound electric guitar pickups. The pickups are wound and made entirely by hand from high quality parts which are made in-house, and come with a lifetime warranty. The quality and tone of their pickups come highly regarded in the industry.
Bare Knuckle produce a complete range of humbuckers, single coils and bass pickups ranging from original vintage models through to contemporary pickups such as the award winning 'The Mule' humbucker, 'Nailbomb' humbucker, 'Mississippi Queen' humbucker-size P90 and 'Apache' single coils.
Artists such as Matt Bellamy, Misha Mansoor, Gary Moore, Steve Stevens and Johnny Marr all use BKPs in their guitars. Bare Knuckle Pickups are also fitted by guitar manufacturers, such as Fender Custom Shop, Manson Guitars, Blackmachine, and Peerless guitars.
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