Planet Pickups is a company located in Denmark, specializing in producing pickups for the double bass and now cello. With the highest level of electronic engineering perfection has been attained producing the best sounding pickup to amplify the cello with sonic accuracy.
The demand for a quality pickup that fits into the wing slot of the bridge has increased. This offers the cellist the highest quality transducer pickup system that is non-invasive for the most musician and cello.
The development of the Planet Wing pickup was developed with the Kolstein Violinshop of New York and Planet Pickups of Denmark.
The Planet Wing Pickup
The Planet Wing pickup offers high output with the full spectrum of sonic frequencies.
This pickup is revolutionary for the cellist offering lowest notes having superior definition and the treble and midrange are warm without the typical harshness associated with other double bass pickups. Because of it’s balanced sound, it has proven to be resistant to feedback at high volumes.
A few benefits from choosing the Planet Wing pickup are:
• Strong output that delivers an intense signal to any amplifier
• Warm sound with a round well-balanced tone
• Equally high sound quality in both pizzicato and arco playing
• Delivers high volume without feedback
• Amplifier input impedance not critical
• Comes with unique strip-fastener for easy snap on/off application
• Accurately replicates the acoustic sound of the finest Cello.
• Constructed of the best materials for the ultimate in hum suppression