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Seymour Duncan SH-15 BK Alternative 8

Humbucker

  • Humbucker
  • Alternative 8
  • With high output
  • Alnico 8 bar magnet
  • 4-Pole connection cable
  • Delivers powerful punch, fat mids and present high notes
  • Optimized for bridge position
  • Colour: Black
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  • Blues Neck
  • RnR Middle
  • Rock Bridge

Further information

Active No
Wiring 4-Conductor
Output High
Kappe No
Colour Black
Position Bridge
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Modern and brutal

Lex B., 17.05.2013
I replaced the bridge pickup in my ESP EC1000 Deluxe with one of these. It came with a Seymore Duncan '59, which is great, but I fancied giving this a go. Well, to say this is one of THE coolest pickups out there doesn't do it justice. Red hot beast of a pickup, modern tone and LOADS of headroom. Stuff it through a high gain amp and mana.
I will say now that this pickup is for metal and rock. I would not recomend them for jazz. They are so hot and have the wildest tone.
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Good decision!

27.06.2014
I bought this Humbucker for my Ibanez GIO 60. After checking several humbuckers from Seymor Duncan, I decided to try this one. The sound of the original Humbucker fitted in my guitar is really disappointing. It sounds like a bass which is trying to be a guitar. So I wanted more highs (my preferential sound is Alternative/Punk-Rock). After receiving it (after 2 days, which is the standard-Thomann-perfectness) I went to my preferred guitar-store to change it on my guitar.

After playing the first chord I knew: This is it! I must admit I'm a layman concerning things like sound-improvement etc. But this new sound is no comparison to the old.

It sounds full, and also the notes while playing solos sound more clear, present and sustained.

For those who are interested in: I play a Line 6-Spider Valve guitar-tubeamp. I know that the sound changes, dependent which amp is used. But it sounds also great on my Marshall M15 (15 watt) practise-amp.

The quality is as good as always.

I recommend this hubucker to those, who want to have a present sound with more highs and don't want to spend much money.
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