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Seymour Duncan Antiquity Humbucker Pickup

Hand-crafted, this pickup delivers a worn '50s look and tone. It features an aged nickel silver cover and poles. (13) Read 1 review for this product | Rate and review this product
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The Antiquity Humbucker is made to look and sound like a well-worn '50s humbucker as originally designed by Seth E. Lover. The pickups are built to traditional standards. Each has its own character and DC resistance, just like the originals. Seymour Duncan wanted to give the player a pickup that looks like it's been played regularly for 40 years, so they aged the nickel silver cover and the poles. Included is a front-tapered mounting ring and the screws that go with it. The pickup is not wax potted, which retains the vintage sound and appearance. Crafted by hand in their"Antiquity" room, each pickup is signed on the magnet and bottom plate to guarantee you are getting an original Seymour W. Duncan Antiquity.

Like the neck position model, the bridge position humbucker is a faithful replica of the great sounding "patent applied for" humbuckers that Seth E. Lover designed in 1955. The pickup comes with slight variations in DC resistance, just like the old ones. The bridge pickup a little hotter and better balanced for its position. The mounting ring is slightly higher for the increased pickup height. The pickup is not wax potted to retain the sound and appearance of the originals. Again, each pickup is built by hand in the Seymour Duncan "Antiquity" room and every magnet and bottom plate are signed to guarantee that you are getting an original Seymour W. Duncan Antiquity. Hookup wire includes the classic braided "push back" cloth-braid wire.

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Neck
Width: 1.494

length: 2.750

max height with leg: 1.095

mounting ring width: 1.756

mounting ring length: 3.537

mounting ring max height: .235

minimal height: .150

adjustable pole piece length: .750

height adj. screw height: 1.250

magnet calibration: S-adj. side

magnet gauss: 15-20 gauss

DC Ohms: 7.8K

inductance: 4.22 henries

Q: 2.29

Bridge
Width: 1.494

length: 2.750

max height with leg: 1.095

mounting ring width: 1.756

mounting ring length: 3.537

mounting ring max height: .420

minimal height: .350

adjustable pole piece length: .750

height adj. screw height: 1.250

magnet calibration: S-adj. side

magnet gauss: 15-20 gauss

DC Ohms: 8.52K

inductance: 5.12 henries

Q: 2.38
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Neck
Shipping Weight: 1 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 6 x 3 x 2 in
Bridge
Shipping Weight: 1 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 5 x 4 x 2 in
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 805-964-9610
Customer Reviews
4 out of 5 (13 ratings) Rate and Review This Product
"Oh yes, they're all that."
Sound: It sounds as close to old PAFS that I've owned as I've heard. Feature: It's all about tone. Ease of Use: Wire iyt in, and play. Quality: Made the old way... by hand. Value: Well worth it... and I've used many PAF repros. Overall: I have 2 sets now, am buying a third set.
Style of Music: blues rock
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