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Nick Silver - Purple Orchid

Nick Silver - Purple Orchid


The graceful and symbolic flower that is synonymous with luxury and royalty. In the same way the Purple Orchid evokes a sense of regal stature and refined clarity.

Purple Orchid is a medium output pickup. Wound to vintage ’62-‘65 specs for a classic royal Strat® tone with lots of ”quack”.  The Alnico V magnets in relation to the winding technique make a very balanced pickup especially in positions 2 and 4.


Flat Pole Magnets.
Middle pickup is RWRP for hum-cancelling operation in positions  2 and 4.
Vintage cloth push-back lead wire.
Wax potted.


• Tight bass, smooth mids and brilliant highs.


DC Resistance
• Neck: *6.3kΩ
• Middle: *6.5kΩ
• Bridge: *6.8kΩ

*DC resistance is approximate

  • Dispatch

    All pickups are made to order and will be dispatched once ready (around 3-4 weeks).

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