Were they a good choice for Seth Lovers? How Does It Sound? Re: Burstbucker vs. Seth Lover vs. Pearly Gates The Seth Lover sounds more ballanced than the burstbucker. I haven't considered any "boutique" pickups because cost too much (specially in Italy). £116.00. Seymour Duncan SH-55 Seth Lover Humbucker Set Nickel Cover A calibrated set of the most faithful PAF’s available (SH-55), built exactly the way Seth Lover intended for a smooth and sweet tone. (28) 28 product ratings - Seymour Duncan - Seth Lover SH-55 Bridge/Neck - Guitar Humbucker Pickup Set - Ni. The Seth Lover neck model gives you a smooth but articulate tone by striking the perfect balance of warm, full low-end and a nice sweet treble. What did you guys use? The Seth Lover humbuckers are available with either vintage-correct single conductor push-back braided lead wires or modern 4-conductor lead wires for increased splitting and wiring capabilities. Waterford, MI, United States. We wind every Seth Lover humbucker on Seymour’s original Leesona winding machine from the early Gibson factory in Kalamazoo, MI., for that unmistakable vintage tone and feel. 4.9 out of 5 stars 31 ratings. The set comes with a bridge pickup (SH-55b) and a neck pickup (SH-55n). £19.60 postage. Seymour Duncan SH-55b Seth Lover Humbucker Pickup, Bridge- Gold Cover. Seymour Duncan Seth Lover Humbucker Gold-Bridge. My sound clips were played into a Mesa Boogie Blue Angel with a Tube Screamer and an analog delay. The Seth Lover humbuckers are available with either vintage-correct single conductor push-back braided lead wires or modern 4-conductor lead wires for increased splitting and wiring capabilities. Thanks again! A calibrated set of the most faithful PAF’s available (SH-55), built exactly the way Seth Lover intended for a smooth and sweet tone. This offer applies to any pickups bought from an authorized Seymour Duncan dealer in the USA. Seymour Duncan sh-55 N-n Seth Lover Model Pickup Humbucker Pickup for Electric Guitar Silver 4.8 out of 5 stars 16. Seymour Duncan Antiquity Humbucker-Bridge. It’s a fitting tribute to the father of the modern humbucker. I have been happy with the playability of my Dot, but thought the overall sound was lacking. Any recommendation on a Single coil to go with the Seth’s would be appreciated. We generally recommend 500k, but use whatever you like. As far as cap values, I use .047 for both, but things may be different to you on your particular guitar with your particular ears. Joined Jan 5, 2008 Messages 2,024 Reaction score 742. Overview -Designed jointly by Seymour and humbucker inventor, the late Seth Lover. The Seth Lover bridge model gives you that warm, airy, open tone by striking just the right balance of low-end warmth with a smooth but articulate top end. The bridge anybody tried? It’s called the PAF, which stands for Patent Applied For. These pickups were installed on my Epiphone Dot. $145.00. They also amplify 60-cycle hum (or 50-cycle depending on what country you’re in) along with the sound of the strings. The Seth Lover vintage output humbucker pickups are the perfect choice for players wanting to transform a solid body or semi hollow into a singing classic rock machine. Using non-wax potted coils, a nickel cover, #42 enamel wire, a longer bottom plate, Alnico II magnets, and a wooden spacer, the Seth Lover model humbucker has the blessing of Seth Lover himself. Actually, those are the very ones I use. Seymour Duncan even has the original pickup winder that Seth Lover used, and had access to all of his notes and patent drawings. Watch. Bravo Seth Lover and Seymour Duncan! £127.00. Alright! Add to Cart. Only 8 left in stock (more on the way). The Burstbucker seems to have more bass and slightly scooped mids, otherwise they sound very similar to my ears. Seymour Duncan :: 59 vs Seth Lover. It’s a purely vintage pickup that features an Alnico II magnet, single conductor braid shielded wiring, adjustable pole pieces on one coil and is not wax potted. All rights reserved. I think they’re the best for jazz, blues, fusion and classic rock where their pronounced mids and spongy bottom can show off. Last one. Add to Cart. Seymour Duncan SSH – 1 N Ncov 4 °C 59 Classic Back Cover 4 Conductor, Neck Position Cable Nickel 4.6 out of 5 stars 19. Motor City Guitar. Quick view. Bravo Seth Lover and Seymour Duncan! Our butyrate bobbin molds are created by the same factory that built the original PAF mold for Gibson. Couldn't be … freefrog Senior Member. Santa Barbara, California. The alnico 2 bar magnet helps to smooth the high-end response, while the vintage output coils bring out this pickup’s rich harmonic content. Guitar a great increase in output volume and a much richer and balanced sound great here. 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