Seymour Duncan TB-14 4C BLK

Humbucker PickupSimilar to the custom, but with an alnico 5 magnet instead of the alnico 2. Less distortion than a custom, but loud, fat, and at the same time clear. A wonderful rhythm sound, but also suitable for fat solos, who sing rather that they roar.

The Trembucker version fits exactly for Floyd Rose vibratos.

  • For electric guitar
  • Trembucker version
  • Colour: Black
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  • Blues Neck
  • RnR Middle
  • Rock Bridge

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Active No
Wiring 4-Conductor
Output Medium
Kappe No
Colour Black
Position Bridge

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Very good allrounder

Vale, 14.07.2014
It's a pity that you find so little on the Internet about this pickup, he deserved it!
The SH-14 or TB-14 is a modification of the SH-5 "custom". The ceramic magnet of the SH-5 was replaced by an ALNICO-5 magnet, which is said to result in slightly less output but more balanced sound.
The TB-14 is - in my ears - somewhere between PAF and mordern humbucker. The output is high, but by no means extreme. He can still be good with the Little '59 in the neck position of my stratocopy.
The TB-14 has a relatively open and transparent sound with slightly shifted middle, strong bass and good but not obtrusive high. A fat chunk with enough bite for aggressive sounds, but no steam hammer. It also does not compress as many predestined high-gain pickups, which makes the sound quite enforceable. In the middle gain range, you can create very nice, round rock sounds without the sound of a sawmill. In the high-gain range, you benefit from the transparency and the good, defined bass, which do not mix even with drop tunings. With enough gain and the corresponding EQ setting, the SH-14 can become bitter-biting and also makes a good figure. Clean sounds are also very nice, warm and quite clear. Spliced ??goes well, sounds quite authentic and not too thin.
I play almost everything from Poprock to the Extreme Metal range and the TB-14 is for everything to use. Extreme runterstimmen or exclusively metal players will surely reach another humbucker, as well as PAF purists. But who is looking for a very very versatile Bridge Humbucker is hereby very well served.
"Optimum balance of warmth, punch, power and clarity" is the description on Seymour Duncan's website, which is pretty good.
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For lovers of big distortions!

Jrmt, 14.10.2013
Used on a guitar type strat in easel position, I thought to use it to play blues or rock, but as soon as one puts a bit of crunch, it saturates so much that one feels to use A distortion effect for metal!
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