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Gibson 490T Humbucker Pickup

Give your guitar a classic sound with these humbucker pickups. These "modern classic" pickups have tonal characteristics similar to the Gibson '57 Classic. (30) Read 1 review for this product | Rate and review this product
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Gibson 490T Humbucker Gold
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Product Description

These "Modern Classic" pickups feature tonal characteristics similar to the '57 Classic, but deliver a slight increase in the upper mids, for a more contemporary humbucking sound. The special Alnico II magnet gives these beauties a singing quality that delivers on demand.

The 490R, with its neck-spaced pole pieces, is calibrated to match the bridge-spaced 490T for a perfect match. Available with chrome, gold, or nickel covers, or with open coils, the 490R and 490T come with 4-conductor shielded wiring.

zZounds is an authorized dealer of Gibson products.
- Output: 8.1
- Position: Bridge
- Magnet: Alnico II
- Wiring: 4-Conductor
- Slightly overwound to give a traditional Humbucker tone with a touch of modern edge
Weight, Dimensions, and Manufacturer Part Numbers
Shipping Weight: 0.75 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 5 x 5 x 2 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): IM90T-GH
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 800-4GIBSON
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4.5 out of 5 (30 ratings) Rate and Review This Product
"#1 guitar manufacturer best pickups"
Sound: It's a classic 57 w/more windings. Great for modern, roll back for clean. Feature: versatile Quality: Have used dozens fron Duncan, Dimarzio etc. +own 5 Gibsons w/different Gibson pu's. If you feel the need to change out stock Gibsons check your settings or work on your playing. Value: Best guitars +pu's but over priced. Overall: Changed out stock Gibson pu's many times years ago,never will again.
Style of Music: Various
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