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This is an open-box (not previously installed) 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.
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