Fender Custom Shop Custom '69 Strat Pickups - Set of 3 For a Limited Time Only! Order a pickup today and receive a set of Fender Bullet Guitar Strings! Just select type and gauge. The "Summer of Love" doesn't have to end- the '69 Strat pickups have the tone you'll fall in love with. Own the tone that defined an era. For a short period in the late 60's, Fender? used a height staggered Alnico 5's and a special grey bobbin which produced clear, transparent highs and thumping lows. Each pickup is created, dated, and initialed by Abigail Ybarra who has been winding pickups for Fender since the late 50's. OEM on the Custom Shop '69 Stratocaster?. Available in white only.