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Rating and Reviews: Seymour Duncan Dimebucker

The Seymour Duncan SH13 Dimebucker pickup may not make you play like Dimebag Darrell, but it will get you his signature metal tone.

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"Waste of Cash and a HUGE disapointment" submitted August 24, 2004

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Music Style: Punk/Metal/Accoustic
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Sound: Not good for metal sounding at all despite dimebag darrell using, if anything the one good thing it is for is putting through a marshal and you get a fantastic treble punk sound. However if your looking for a good low metal growling sound this realy isnt it. Oh and despite the blurb, its got no real "ringing" power and played clean just sounds too dead. Feature: Yea it looks cool ill give it that Quality: No real problems here Value: Complete waste of money. i spent over $100 on this and i wish id paid less for a Seymour Duncan Invader. Manufacturer Support: Trying to get hold of anyone and ask why it sounds like this is a nightmare. The best thing to do is call up and get left on the phone for a year and a half. The Wow Factor: Oh its a definate "OH WOW METAL SOUNDING PICKUP I WANT" hands down. unfortunatly the disapointment isnt worth it. IF i want to be disapointed for 100+ ill pay off the body guards and ask out carmen electra thanks all the same. Overall: Its good becuase i play punk with that particular pickup now. however as a fan of metal i was particularry pissed as this sounded like nothing i was expecting. i found shoving a fender fat strat bridge at the neck perfect for this.
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Seymour Duncan Dimebucker Customer Review submitted August 3, 2009

Sound: wasn't what expected as far as that harmonicly rich metal crunch we all love although with some tweeking of pedals and amp you could get more low end. Is very Van Halenesk as for as triad riffs go although the lack of bottem end is dissapointing
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Seymour Duncan Dimebucker Customer Review submitted June 13, 2006

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Musical Background: Live to play
Music Style: THRASH METAL!!!!!!
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Sound: The Thing ROARS!!! the only thing im not to happy about it the fact that i was expecting it to be LOUD as hell but its not much louder then my EMG and it doesnt sound good on leads but other wise it kicks ass Feature: just the fact that its Dimebags i give it a ten Ease of Use: Real smooth playibg Quality: Great quality but not that loud Value: perfect price but EXPENSIVE with instalation Manufacturer Support: Very good support all questions answered The Wow Factor: makes u sound like the great Dime him self Overall: AMAZING!!!!!!!!!
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