At its root, it’s the offspring of two very popular Duncan humbuckers. 1; 2; 3; Next. i have a series parallel switch for it, and in parallel mode it does sound reminiscent of the L500C. There are two main neck pickups that are generally considered in the Seymour Duncan lineup – the ’59 and the Jazz. It's interesting that Seymour's description of the 59 talks about using an A5 to accommodate lighter strings and potting for louder amps. Never installed. The '59 is often dissed as a neck pickup with complaints of "too muddy," but I think that is a by-product of the A5 mags. But the sound is what i want to talk about. I plan to put Seymour Duncan Hot Rails for the neck and bridge, but I'm a bit confused as to what the wires mean. Volume pot still passing signal when turned all the way down. The Seymour Duncan '59 Model SH-1 humbucking pickup is Seymour Duncan's take on the classic Seth Lover PAF (Patent Applied For) humbucker found on the Gibson's iconic late-1950s Les Paul. Thread starter fuzzfan1; Start date Apr 20, 2013; fuzzfan1. 2. LBXPDX Member. More sustain, more harmonics – from vintage to high-output. I remember reading an interview with Seth Lover where he referred to Gibson ordering "reject stock" magnets as they were cheaper. Great balance in tone and compliments the Artist perfectly. The wax is no biggie to me though. Instruments. This set it supposed to be a little version of the full size '59 model. I don't work for Seymour Duncan. Seymour duncan $65. :D Please give me some attention, and questions. New to this thread but I was wondering about putting some SD 59 PUP's in my G5122. That Heritage Les Pal sounded amazing. My mistake. Seymour Duncan 59 neck humbucker pickup (Bakersfield) $80. Seymour Duncan 59 /JB pickup s New Humbuckers bridge and neck in black. Triple Jim, Oct 16, 2020 #9. True Burst tone, electronically speaking, is achievable if one has a completely vintage component chain, from pickups to pots and caps. which will come out from the wood of your guitar. It’s an idealized representation of THE classic, a Gibson PAF — built to the actual specifications of the original design rather than copying one example of a production original which was built with wide tolerances, not all of which were stellar. Because '59 is not too wound will not suppress the overtones, harmonics etc. However, in the case your guitar seems to be too “warm” then the fully charged Alnico 5 magnet might cause some muddiness, especially on low strings. Effects: distortion, overdrive, chorus, delay, whammy, loopers, compressors, boosters and everything else. Little '59 us a fantastic pickup. The red and white wire are soldered together and disregarded, and the green and bare wire are soldered together on one of the pots, and the black wire is soldered to the switch. I thought I already had a great sounding guitar. I have an Epiphone Dot with Seth Lovers and a Heritage H140 with 59's. It features slugs on one coil, adjustable pole pieces on the other, four conductor wiring and Alnico 5 magnet. Sometime in the '00's Seymour Duncan switched from a traditional fiber base (like DiMarzio or Barden) to the PCB style mounting and full plastic enclosure. Wed Nov 25 2020 4:42 pm Advertisements. A test with the two pickups in bridge position - one at the time. Forums. tone forum. humbucker-sounds maar ook opties als coil-split en uit-fase. Comes with 2 springs and 1 screw (no idea if it came to me like that or if I lost 1 screw. the L500C sounded like the biggest single coil you've ever heard. But when it comes to clean sound, Lil '59 it slightly better than Cool Rails. The world's largest selection of free guitar wiring diagrams. A couple of years ago the hybrid pickup made its debut on the Seymour Duncan User Group Forum as a home-brewed pickup. Forums. Humbucker, Strat, Tele, Bass and more! I couldn't believe the difference. 08-15-2011, 03:45 PM #1. Seymour Duncan Custom 5 vs 59/Custom Hybrid. I wouldn't call 'em a test bed 'cause I know what they can do. i found what was right for me. Posted by Peter May 8, 2015 January 30, 2020 Posted in The Player's Room Tags: forum , pedals , The Pedal Board Leave a comment on Introducing The Pedal Board GiantGuitars likes this. That's why he mentions a "scooped midrange," because he's winding his pickups to try and compensate for what modern pots are adding to the mix. Tone is at the heart of who we are and what we do. I posted a thread a few days ago about the new humbucker I should put in the bridge of my Epi LP Custom. Effects, Pedals, Strings & Things. Seymour Duncan SH-1b '59 humbucker black 4-aderig (bridge) Artikelnr: 9000-0006-4602 Garantietermijn: Op dit product krijg je 3 jaar garantie. I have purchased the "Vintage Blues" matched set of SD '59's at least 3X to install in several Gibson guitars. Warm and crystalline clean tones. I have a Seymour Duncan Jazz in the neck position of my Parker PM20PRO, I did not like it till lowered it down to about 4/32 on both the treble side and the bass side. Seymour Duncan 59 /JB pickup s (Corpus Christi) $140. I know the seymour duncan JB gets a lot of praise, but I don't hear a lot about the 59. I was blown away at how great those pickup's sounded in a matched set. I wanted something that had more clarity to it than the stock pickups. Sep 12, 2013 #1 I just loaded a set of Duncans in this Chris Shiflett Telecaster Deluxe. I have both and I prefer the 59, but I wouldn't change the Jazz for another 59, its nice to have a little variation. Collapse. Maybe even the lower wind of the sh1N could be a better fit with the low Just curious if any of you had any insight. I've had vintage PAFs in my R9 Makeover since I got it back last November. Apr 20, 2013 #1 ... btw, if you haven't been over to the Seymour Duncan forum, this thread is very comprehensive, but very long! Watch the neck version here: Late-'50s, vintage-correct, humbucker sound. Announcement. As others have mentioned, Seymour Duncan makes great pickups at a very nice price point. Very clean and smoke free. No announcement yet. The SH-1 sports plain enamel wire, a long-legged bottom plate, 4-conductor cable, and the absence of a Seymour Duncan logo. To start viewing messages, well because it's Seymour's take on a certain PAF pickup that put him on the map. I want to start a thread just about the SD 59. Next Last. I always wondered if the Seth is just a slightly underwound unpotted 59? Not a big boutique fan. Its vintage-inspired coils give it an airy quality that is firmly in the P.A.F. Are you saying the majority of PAFs were A2 loaded? link above. This medium output, single coil sized pickup has a nice, even bass and treble response with a slightly scooped midrange that gives it that classic, full bodied humbucker sound. pickup into the bridge position of your Tele. 4-conductor. My Little '59 loaded stratocaster is my favorite guitar. pedal. Vintage Blues humbucker pickup 2x gekalibreerde SH1 '59 humbucker pickups, Voor hals- en brugpositie, Gebaseerd op de Vintage PAF humbucker van de late jaren 50, 2-dradig, Geschikt voor Blues, Jazz en Classic Rock, Twee aansluitingen, Kleur: zwart Collapse. That Heritage Les Pal sounded amazing. This medium output, single coil sized pickup has a nice, even bass and treble response with a slightly scooped midrange that gives it that classic, full bodied humbucker sound. There are two main neck pickups that are generally considered in the Seymour Duncan lineup – the ’59 and the Jazz. select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. He recommended a '59 in the bridge, which is what I did. + 1. An all-time best technical resource threads. LBXPDX Member. i was really pissed off when it died, and decided to go back to a more traditional humbucker tone. Deze variant is uitgevoerd met een 4-aderige kabel, zodat u hem op alternatieve manieren kunt aansluiten. Algemeen. Seymour Duncan JB (San Diego) $70. Wondering how different would the SH1n be from a SH!b in that bridge position. I think reject stock magnets will hold a WEAKER full charge and that may very well be the brass ring difference right there. Seymour Duncan PowerStage $299. The 59 isn't so good for cleans, it's a bit boomy, but it's great for soloing. ... New Forum Posts. Seymour Duncan 59. Yes I have tried the 59 with the stock a5. Announcement. Seymour Duncan '59/Custom Hybrid review. Both are good pickups in its their own way. 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