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Mississippi Queen hsp90

The Mississippi Queen is a true P90 single coil mounted onto a humbucker chassis. It was our first humbucker-size P90 and has become the benchmark for all HSP90 tone.

The Mississippi Queen humbucker-size P90 was the first HSP90 made by Bare Knuckle back in 2005, and it quickly rose through the ranks; it has been used by players as varied as Adrian Legg and Matt Bellamy. Fitting into any standard humbucker cavity, the Mississippi Queen offers humbucker players a direct replacement to experience true P90 tone without having to modify their guitars.

The wide and squat coil of a P90 creates a fatter tone compared to a Strat or Tele coil, while the twin magnet design gives all the power of a hot humbucker. Wound with 42AWG plain enamel wire, the bridge Mississippi Queen is powered by Alnico V magnets and the neck has Alnico IV magnets. While the bottom-end is solid and the highs really sing, it's the mid-range where it's really at; all the muscle of a humbucker but a much wider frequency response, allowing the mids to really breathe.

Into a clean amp the tone is fat and earthy, crank up the gain and the Mississippi Queen can absolutely scream. Add plenty of headroom for superb dynamic control and a calibrated neck for complete balance and you get a set of HSP90s that can cover just about anything.

Available in all our covered custom finishes.

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MXV339 on the Premier Guitar site said:

Published on 1 Aug 2016

“You really should consider Bare Knuckle Pickup’s Mississippi Queen P90! I loaded..."

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Applications

    Blues, Country, Funk, Indie, Alternative, Hard Rock and even Metal.

Suitability

Any solid body guitar or semi- acoustic guitar; well suited to baritones and drop tuned guitars.

Specification

  • Position: Bridge
  • DC Resistance: 7.7 kΩ
  • Magnet: Alnico 5
  • Position: Neck
  • DC Resistance: 6.9 kΩ
  • Magnet: Alnico 4
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Treble

Mississippi Queen hsp90 options

  • Stock wound or RWRP neck coil.
  • Covers: nickel, chrome, gold, black, brushed nickel, raw nickel, camo, tyger, black battle worn, burnt chrome plus aged finishes.
  • Original braided hookup or 2 conductor plus screen hookup.

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