Looking for authentic, vintage warmth oozing wave after wave of sought-after Californian, sun-kissed tone? Let the SSL-1 RW/RP Vintage Single Coil Staggered Strat Pickup from Seynour Duncan give you all the groovy vibes you'll ever need! Absolutely perfect for a vast range of musical style including pop, country, surf, rockability, blues, ska and classic rock, the SSL-1 RW/RP has everything you need for almost any occasion.
Boasting hand-ground, Alnico 5 magnets and moderate windings (Heavy Formvar wire) provide you the player with glistening and punchy tone, complimented through its glorious vintage output, its not hard to think why this is Seymour Duncan's most popular single-coil pickup for Stratocasters. It's ideal for guitarists who demand accurate and traditional single-coil tone, with clarity. If you compare it to the APS-1, the SSL-1 offers a more distinctive "bell" tone with a light bass response. It also comes with a waxed cloth hookup cable and vintage-style "keyed" bottom plate ensuring that you get a truly vintage style throughout this pickup.
What Seymour Duncan say about the SSL-1 RW/RP Vintage Single Coil Staggered Strat Pickup:
Our most popular single-coil for Strat. The hand-ground Alnico 5 magnetsand moderate windings (Heavy Formvar wire) yield a bright and punchy tone with vintage output. Perfect for players who need accurate traditional single-coil tone, especially with clean and mildly distortede amp settings. Compared to the APS-1, the SSL-1 has a more focused "bell" tone with a light bass response. Comes with waxed cloth hookup cable and vintage-style "keyed" bottom plate.
Calibrated "California 50's" set available with RW/RP middle pickup
For warmer toned ash, alder or basswood body instruments. Works especially well with rosewood finger-boards
Reverse wound, reverse polarity (RW/RP) middle pickups for hum canceling in positions "2" and "4" on the five-way switch. Left-hand magnet stagger. Available in 7-string.
Magnet type: alnico 5 rods, D.C. Resistance 6.5k
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