Seymour Duncan SH6B GCOV

Pickup

  • Position: Bridge
  • 4-Wire connector cable
  • Aggressive overtones
  • Chunky in the lower frequency range
  • Colour: Gold cover

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  • Rock Bridge
  • RnR Middle

Further Information

Active No
Wiring 4-Conductor
Output High
Kappe Yes
Colour Gold
Position Bridge
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25.10.2015
IMO sounded terrible with normal E tuning guitar. Too sharp, fuzzy and shrieking high.

I tuned down to C and gave it a shot and now I am very pleased. It compensates well with down tuned thick strings so that the sound wont turn to mud making the guitar cut through very nicely.

Overall quality is very good. Seymour Duncan pick ups are made to last.
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This is my pickup!

Schroerg, 14.09.2013
I play old school metal and have now installed the Seymour Duncan SH-6 in all active guitars on the dock.

This Golden in my Heritage Les Paul H-157 from 1991. In another Heritage H-150 in the Silver Variant, in the Gibson Les Paul without a pickup cover, as well as in the Gibson Explorer.
The guitars all sound very different, though (except for the Explorer) always after a Les Paul. But since I'm convinced that at least 70% of the sound comes from the pickup, this pickup in all variations always gives me the basis for my sound.
From my point of view, a pleasant center board with tight basses and good highs. In addition a lot of output, which can have a bit too much power with clean sounds depending on the amp, but for clean sound I use almost always only the neck pickup.

I do not know the SH-5, but compared to the SH-4 has in my view too little juice (great for rock), the SH-8 too much. Who like me the metal sound of the 80s / 90s, is right here.
Fat and strong, assertive in the overall sound of a band with 2 guitars, but never spongy.

To buy! :)
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  • Wiring: 4-Conductor
  • Output: High
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  • Colour: Gold
  • Position: Bridge
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  • Wiring: 4-Conductor
  • Output: High
  • Kappe: No
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  • Position: Neck
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Pickup For the bridge position, 4-Wire connector cable, Aggressive overtones, Chunky in lower frequency range, With nickel cover

  • Active: No
  • Wiring: 4-Conductor
  • Output: High
  • Kappe: Yes
  • Colour: Nickel
  • Position: Bridge
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