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PRS 53/10 & 59/09 Bass Pickups

PRS’s vintage-inspired 59/09 and 53/10 pickups are now available for purchase.

59/09 Treble and Bass Pickup Specifications:

First introduced in 2009, PRS 59/09 pickups are designed to be "articulate while providing rich harmonic overtones." 



  • Covered (etched)
  • Magnet: Alnico
  • DC Res: 9.3k treble, 8.4k bass
  • Compatible with: 5-way blade or 5-way rotary pickup switch

53/10 Treble and Bass Pickups Specifications:

Inspired by the tone of single-coil guitars from the 50’s, 53/10’s are described as "the warmest-sounding in the PRS vintage-themed family of pickups, which also includes 57/08’s and 59/09’s."


  • Covered (etched)
  • Magnet: Alnico
  • DC Res: 8.98k treble, 8.42k bass
  • Compatible with: 3-way toggle with push/pull tone pot

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