DUNLOP MANUFACTURING, INC.
Dunlop Manufacturing, Inc. was founded by Jim Dunlop, the name by which the company is known. The Scottish emigrant in California, USA, worked as a mechanical engineer while, during his free time, he devoted himself to his lifelong interest, music, creating accessories for guitarists.
In 1965, he founded his company. He focused on the accessories market and put out a line of the most varied items. Dunlop is the creator of legendary and innovator products such as the Wah-Wah Cry Baby pedal and the plastic guitar picks he named Tortex . A treatment process sets Tortex Picks apart from all others and expanded on his previous picks color-coded gauge system to create the bright and timeless palette that has become an industry standard.