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EMG Hot 55-F Pickup Set Black

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The EMG Retro Active Fat 55 humbucker set was inspired by the ingenuity, tone, and feel of the original PAF, evoking the best tones of the 50’s and 6...Click To Read More About This Product

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The Hot 55-F Pickup Set will give you sweet cleans to a rich late-'60's sustain - noise free.

The EMG Retro Active Fat 55 humbucker set was inspired by the ingenuity, tone, and feel of the original PAF, evoking the best tones of the 50’s and 60’s. No longer limited by the technology of that era, this classic looking humbucker set adds a newly designed external preamp that provides the benefit of a low-impedance output; virtually no hum or added noise. The Alnico magnets in traditional open coil bobbins deliver fat, warm lows without losing any clarity on the high end. The Fat 55 is capable of sitting back in a blues riff or rising up to the overdriven solo with ease. Staying true to conventional design can bring buzz and hum, which is where the new plug-on preamp comes in. The preamp cleans up all of the output noise but retains the passive character of your tone. This is a passive pickup with all the benefits of active technology, yielding a new level of tonal control. The completely solderless Retro Active Fat 55 humbucker set is available in black and zebra color options, giving you the look you love and the tone you need.

MPN: 5972
FEATURES
  • Open-coil design for a vintage look
  • Ceramic magnets in bridge, Alnico 5 in neck
  • FET preamp allows low-impedance output and eliminates noise, hum and buzz
  • Available in black, zebra and black/red zebra

Get the clarity that a humbucking pickup was designed to have in the beginning with the EMG Hot 55-F Pickup set. Order today.

SPECIFICATIONS
  • Pickups
  • Configuration: HH
  • Neck: RA 350A Alnico
  • Bridge: RA 360A Alnico
  • Brand: EMG
  • Active or passive pickups: Active  
  • Special electronics: FET preamp requires a 9 Volt battery is required and 25KA Ohm Controls are used for volume and tone
  • Includes:
  • 2 25K each Volume and Tone post
  • 1 Battery bus
  • 1 Stereo Output Jack
  • 1 Two Pickup in/out bus
  • 2 pair mounting screws & springs
  • 2 Pickup Cables
  • 4 Connect Cables
  • 1 Output Cable
  • 1 Battery Cable

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