The musical instrument pickups, effects units and amplifiers designed and manufactured
by Harry DeArmond and Bud Rowe and later by Steve Tosh in Toledo, Ohio, from the 1940s to the 1980s, through Rowe Industries Inc.,
H. N. Rowe & Company, Rowe DeArmond Inc., DeArmond Inc. and Tosh Electronics, all of Toledo, Ohio, USA.

Links 657 N Pace Blvd, Pensacola, Florida for new and vintage instruments and repairs


       Demont Guitars in Yorkville, 40 miles from Chicago, is a retail store with lots to offer.  They buy, sell and trade new and vintage instruments and parts.

 Empire Guitars, located in Providence, RI, sells new and vintage electric guitars as well as acoustic guitars.  See


The Guitar Broker is located in the City of Weston, a suburb of Ft.Lauderdale, Florida.  Contact them on


  Check out to see Lawman Mike's impressive range of guitars, basses, mandolins, amps and accessories.  Mike is based in Des Moines, Iowa

Nationwide Guitars Inc. in Columbia, MD 21045 have a wide range of quality instruments to sell or trade.  See their website for more information.

  Guitars, amps and motorcycles from Norton Guitar Works in Buffalo, NY.

Olivia's Vintage, based in Illinois, buy and sell quality instruments.  Check them out on   Rivington Guitars are located at 73 East 4th Street, New York, between 2nd and 3rd Avenues (phone 212-505-5313).  They have a really interesting range of classic guitars, basses and accessories, well worth checking out.  This site deals with all aspects of jazz guitar, including construction, history, players and books with lots of links to other sites.
  This site specialises in 'Gypsy Jazz' and Django Reinhardt, with lots of information on meetings and sessions with current players.

Dave Stephens produces a range of high-quality hand-made pickups for guitar, based on his own technical research and testing. 
He also demonstrates several of these pickups on YouTube.

Dave is a fan of Harry DeArmond, whom he considers to be one of the greatest pickup designers ever.