While these vintage style coils give the 59 Model humbuckers an airy quality that keeps them planted firmly in the PAF family, the alnico 5 bar magnet, and vacuum wax potting have been added to compensate for lighter guitar strings and louder amplifiers than were ever used in the 50s. The 59s are great for all types of rock and bluesIn addition to the alnico 5 magnet and wax potting, we hand build the 59 Model with a variety of traditional vintage treatments, such as 42AWG plain enamel mag wire, long legged nickel silver bottom plate, vintage single-conductor braided push-back lead wire, and no logo.
As with all of our PAF style pickups, the 59 Model is wound on Seymours old Leesona winder from the early Gibson factory in Kalamazoo, MI. The item "Seymour Duncan Vintage Blues SH-1b & SH-1n Model'59 Guitar Humbucker Pickup Set" is in sale since Saturday, August 24, 2019.This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Guitars & Basses\Parts & Accessories\Guitar Parts\Pickups". The seller is "guitaraudio" and is located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
This item can be shipped worldwide.