Seymour Duncan Announces Worldwide Launch of 'Whole Lotta Humbucker'
Over a year ago Seymour Duncan launched the Whole Lotta
Humbucker set as a limited edition UK exclusive. This set was based
off Seymour's experience working at the Fender Soundhouse with
artists like Jeff Beck, Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page and many
Seymour recalls, "When I'd work on one of those great old
guitars for a client, I liked to rewind the pickups with 42-gauge
plain-enamel wire. I'd also insert sand-cast Alnico magnets with a
better-balanced magnetic field, which made the B and high E sound
as powerful as the other strings. This modified pickup had more
output and a higher frequency response.
The Whole Lotta Humbucker set is a replica of these special
pickups with 8.78k DC resistance for the bridge pickup, 8.20k for
the neck, custom winding pitch, and a calibrated sand-cast Alnico
magnet. I have such great memories of living in London, so I'm
thrilled to be producing this pickup once again." Guitar players
around the world who are looking to capture the tone of an era will
now be able to get Whole Lotta Humbucker at their local store or
favorite online dealer.
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