The unique guitars, amplifiers, effect units, keyboards and studio equipment of Frank Zappa
Barcus Berry Electric Guitar pickups.
FZ had these somewhat
ugly Barcus Berry electric guitar pickups fitted
to his Gibson ES5 Switchmaster and his Fender
XII 12-string guitars. They are normal
magnetic pickups, and were made in the 1980's.
Similar in design to the dobro and pedal-steel pickups
that Barcus Berry made for a while, they were intended to be a hi-fi jazz pickup and
the coils were potted in epoxy, much like an