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Why did we start Silver Hand Pickups?

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Why did we start Silver Hand Pickups?

We sit down and ask Brad Perry, our groovy pickup dude, what got him started winding pickups. Which is where our little adventure began.  How did you get started winding pickups?I started winding pickups because I wasn’t finding what I was looking from the current offerings other winders had available. It wasn’t that existing pickup builders were lacking in quality, but I was looking for something more particular than they offered. Specifically, I wanted a Strat neck pickup tone that fit in a humbucker route and cancelled hum. Winding pickups to already established norms wasn’t too hard, but I quickly...

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Introducing Scott Mueller

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Introducing Scott Mueller

For some of the regulars at the retail store, my guitar building partner, Scott, has become a bit of a mythological creature. He comes up often when talking about the awesome stuff we build, but mysteriously, not all of you have met him. Scott is the man behind our brand, the guy that allows Brad and I to stay focused on production, and the dude with a bottomless can of turd polish. For those of you who have never met him, I can assure you he is real, and I asked him some questions to prove it. The man behind...

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Vintage Guitar Care Tips - Bench Fluids

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Vintage Guitar Care Tips - Bench Fluids
We all love the look and feel of a vintage instrument, but when you pick up that old guitar you don't want it feeling nasty. Learn about what we use after many years working on vintage instruments.

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Guitar-maker Continues Father's Legacy

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Guitar-maker Continues Father's Legacy
Eben was featured on the morning news today. They share the story of how Cole Music Co. began, and how it evolved to creating great instruments. Check it out.

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What's up with that Hollowtop, Eben?

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What's up with that Hollowtop, Eben?
I sat down with Eben to get a little more insight on the first production guitar created by Cole Music Co. (We promise, no bourbon was injured during the recording of this interview.)

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