Guitars with Optical Pickups since 1968 and first shown at the
1969 NAMM Show.
Hoag optical pickups have better tracking for MIDI guitars and string basses.
Thesepickups have extended audio range and are very fast, reacting
Also, the lower frequencies are not lost.
Hoag optical pickups are sensitive to frequencies from a few hertz
to well above human hearing.
Many string compositions may be used such as nylon, gut, bronze and steel.
Hoag optical pickups are designed to be sensitive to different string types
and deliver the nuances of each kind.