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Gibson - Burstbucker Type 3 - Guitar Pickup - (Double Black, Nickel Cover, 2-Conductor, Unpotted, Alnico II)

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SKU:
PUBB3DBNC2
UPC:
711106099293
MPN:
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Condition:
New
$179.00
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Gibson - Burstbucker Type 3 - Guitar Pickup - (Double Black, Nickel Cover, 2-Conductor, Unpotted, Alnico II)

On the shop floor of the original Gibson plant in Kalamazoo, Michigan, the earliest Gibson Patent Applied For humbuckers were wound using imprecise machines, resulting in pickups with varying degrees of output and tone. The Burstbucker™ line of pickups represents Gibson's drive to recapture the magic of the original Patent Applied For humbucker™ pickups. First introduced in the early 1990s, the Gibson Burstbucker — Types 1, 2, and 3 — successfully captured the subtle variations of true, classic humbucker tone with historically unmatched coil windings and Alnico 2 magnets. They produce an airy, full tone, and when overdriven, they achieve a magical distortion with the slightly enhanced highs that made the originals famous.

Burstbucker™ Type 1 features a lower output, excellent for the neck position. Burstbucker Type 2 features medium output and is perfect for any position. Burstbucker Type 3 is overwound and hot, which is typically ideal for the bridge position. None of the Burstbuckers are wax potted, and all feature vintage braided two-conductor wiring.

Features:

  • Position: Bridge
  • Magnet: Alnico 2
  • Wiring: 2-Conductor
  • Cover: Nickel
  • Double Black Bobbins
  • Unpotted
  • Average DC Resistance: 8.7K
  • Details: Historically accurate Patent Applied For replica with airy tone and unbalanced coils. Slightly overwound; hotter output.
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