This is a DiMarzio D-Activator humbucker pickup in black for the neck position. It is spaced for a Floyd Rose tremolo. The D Activator Neck pickup is big, bright, and open sounding with surprising string - to - string balance. There's a big difference between a pickup that sounds bright and one that sounds thin. A thin-sounding pickup will be brittle on the highest frets and empty-sounding in the mids and lows. The D Activator neck model doesn't do this. Both the wound and plain strings remain tight and bright up the neck, and very well balanced. This allows the D Activator neck model to function well in both longer scale bolt-ons and shorter scale, set-neck guitars. It also makes for a good bridge pickup if you want a sound with a lot of snap and power. Like all passive pickups, D Activators require controls with a minimum value of 250Kohms. 500K is the standard all around value, and the 1Megohm tone control is best for long cable runs.
Recommended For: Neck. Can also be used in bridge position.
Ask a Question
Since 1994 The Music Zoo has been a trusted source for musicians around the world. We've located guitars for Slash, sold guitars for Steve Miller, held performances by major artists like Steve Vai, built thousands of customer relationships, and helped countless enthusiasts find just the right instrument. Today we look forward to finding your next guitar!
Complimentary with Purchase
Free ShippingAll items ship free within the US. Expedited options are available on checkout to receive your order faster. View your cart and check the rate caluclator for a real-time quote. more>>
Free SupportProduct Support is included on all items we sell. Have a question or need assistance? We're just a click or call away. more>>
Satisfaction GuaranteedYour satisfaction is guaranteed on all items! We want you to be completely happy with your purchase, and work hard to provide incredible customer service with every order. No reason needed to make a return, and if you experience any issue at all, we'll fix it. more>>
Make It Yours Today
DiMarzio D-Activator Neck Humbucker Pickup (Black) F-Spaced