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The TPR is our classic TP pick with corners that are slightly round in a 40/1000th of an inch(1.0mm) thickness.  Our picks are all precision machined and hand beveled for the highest quality.


Quarters, Nickels and Dimes, if included in the pictures, are for size reference only. They are not etched on the picks or included with the sale. To use this reference, please place a coin on your current non-Bluechip pick and then compare to the pictures of our picks with coins on top of them. This will help you choose the pick that is closest to your current favorite size and shape.

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  1. Excellent 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 3rd Oct 2019

    Best pics I've used and TPR 40 does bring out the best tone with the most comfortable feel. Just don't lose any.

  2. TPR40 - Great Pick 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 30th May 2019

    This is my fifth BC pick, joining a TD40, TP40, TAD1R-40 and TAD1R-50. I love all these picks. They are virtually silent. they are grippy (never drop them). They produce a beautiful tone, much better than most other picks I've used in the past. I use these for my acoustic guitars, but I will be trying them during an electric gig this weekend.

  3. Best Flat Pick I have ever used. 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 31st Dec 2018

    I started playing bluegrass in 1969 so I have used many different brands and types of picks in my lifetime, and by far this is the best feeling and sounding pick I have ever used. I have tried several different BlueChip picks but I keep coming back to the TPR40. It help bring out the quality sound of my old Martin that I like to hear, and feels great when I flat pick or play rythm.
    As the President and CEO of the Southeastern Bluegrass Association and a full time player in my group Dan Daniel & Georgia Grass, I would recommend to all players that they should give BlueChip pics a try. Hats off to the folks at BlueChip for a fine product.

  4. Custom, and still ultra fast delivery 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 17th Dec 2018

    Same as all Blue Chip picks - they are the best, but I needed something not on their menu. A light weigh "TPR35". I emailed about the possibility, got an instant response and it was shipped the next morning! As good as it gets...

    BTW, I have always lived by the rule, "Never pay more than a dollar for a pick". Oh, well. Now I have 4 Blue Chips.

  5. Love My TPR 35 BC pick 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 17th Aug 2018

    I was recommended to try the TPR40 which I asked for a 35 thickness instead for my new oval Girouard mandolin. This I did and what a fantastic pick. Much easier to pick through all the triplets and love the tone produced with my oval. I still prefer a thicker BC pick ( of which I have many) for my F5 mandolin for Bluegrass tunes however. I have bought many BC picks over the years and tried all the other brands of picks but always come back to the BC pick as my pick of choice !

  6. Great customer service 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 9th Jul 2018

    I have several of these picks ranging from 35 to 50, because I was not quite sure of the style of thickness based on Blue Chip standards. Before using Blue Chip, I used a heavy guage fender plastic tear drop. I play it sideways using one of the rounded corners. A Blue Chip "35" is comparable regarding feel. I also ordered a TPR "40", but asked for a "35" thickness in that shape and they were more than happy to accommodate. The feel of this pick is quite fluid....it just seems that there is no resistance at all. I'm able to play my mistakes at blazing speeds now.....LOL...enjoy...great product.

  7. Great sound with the TPR40 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 6th Feb 2018

    Recently purchased this pick. Already had the XR60 and the SR50. Love them, especially with newer strings. Thought I would try the TPR40 to use when the strings are beginning to lose their tone. Works great! Now I have the choice of a more mellow tone with the 50 or 60, or brighten things up with the new TPR40. Love me some Blue Chip picks!!!

  8. Nice but very pricey 3 Star Review

    Posted by on 27th Jan 2018

    It's a nice pick, but imported to the UK it cost over £50 after tax, which is pretty bonkers for a plectrum. Having said that it seems very smooth and gives a nice clear and natural sound. Would I buy again? For £20 yes- for £50, it's not really good value for money.

  9. bluechip review 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 23rd Jan 2018

    Really pleased with my bluechip pick its made a difference to my playing can hear the difference worth the money

  10. Wish I Had This 50 Years Ago 5 Star Review

    Posted by on 27th Dec 2017

    I have played guitar for over 60 years and in that time I have used many different types of picks, and I can say without a doubt that the BlueChip picks are the best I have ever used.
    As the President and CEO of the Southeastern Bluegrass Association and a performing professional bluegrass musician I would recommend the BlueChip Picks to anyone looking for a great product. I prefer the TPR40 when playing my old Martin because it brings out the tone and feels smooth to me when playing rhythm or when flatpicking. I also used a BlueChip thumb pick when playing my Banjo. I also like the fact that you can have your name engraved on your pick. Thank You For The Wonderful Products.

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