Portable surface-mounted piezo for variety of acoustic instruments

As a stick-on guitar pickup, AP-1 mounts safely to the surface of just about anything that vibrates, reproducing natural acoustic sound through a passive piezo system.

In addition to being a surface-mount guitar pickup, AP-1 can be used for harp, drums, and percussion.


Install with no modification

Install with no modification

Simply stick the pickup on your instrument’s soundboard.


Wood housing

Wood housing

The piezo element is encased in laminated birch with an elegant and stylish maple top. The lightweight assembly offers maximum tonal sensitivity.

Natural sound

Natural sound

AP-1 has a passive design that reproduces the natural sound of the instrument with no need for a battery.


Complete installation set

Complete installation set

The pickup comes with a double-sided adhesive disc and enough PowerTack adhesive for multiple applications, and a detachable 1/8" to 1/4" cable that allows the pickup to remain in place during storage.


Follow our installation guide through the following steps:

Video review


Weight 12.80g / 0.45oz
Wood Laminated birch and maple top
Maximum Impedance 200 Ω
Cable 3meter / 9'
Specified part Letter Size in MM (from*) Size in MM (to*) Size in INCH (from*) Size in INCH (to*)
Pickup length, side across from jack a 52,1 52,2 2,051


Pickup length, long side adjacent to jack b 55,0 55,1 2,165 2,169
Pickup length, short side adjacent to jack c 45,0 45,1 1,772 1,776
Pickup length, front to back  d 54,5 54,6 2,146 2,150
Pickup height e 10,0 10,1 0,394 0,398
Adhesive disk diameter f 20,0 - 0,787 -
Adhesive disk thickness g 1,5 - 0,059 -
*Our handmade pickups may vary slightly in size due to the nature of the building

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