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EMG 57 MetalWorks Active Alnico V Humbucker Guitar Pickup Brushed Steel

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An Alnico-laced Active Humbucker

Get classic tones and modern technology with the EMG 57 active humbucking pickup. You'll get the unmistakable PAF-like sound form the EMG 57 with its Alnico V magnets and steel pole pieces. The articulate definition and presence gives you a big, full sound, while still retaining the punch and headroom you want from your guitar. EMG's brushed steel cap gives you the classic look of a humbucker while housing an active powerhouse. Grab a pickup that delivers all the Alnico tone and feel you could ever want with an active twist. Get the EMG 57 active humbucking pickup.

EMG 57 Active Humbucking Pickup Features:
  • An active bridge pickup built with Alnico V magnets
  • Big PAF-like tone
  • Defined sound with headroom and punch
  • Solderless Installation System lets you effortlessly change out your electronics
  • Brushed steel cap for a classic humbucker look
EMG 57 MetalWorks Active Alnico V Humbucker Guitar Pickup Brushed Steel Specs:
Type Humbucker
Active/Passive Active
Magnet Material Alnico
Position Bridge
Covering Covered
Number of Strings 6

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