8 sold. Price: 131.45 $ Rating: 4.4 / 5; This is the third Seymour Duncan product in our list, but it would have been frankly difficult to leave this out. The Duckbucker is a single-coil sized humbucker designed to be wired in parallel to give you a vintage, sparkly, single-coil tone without any hum. This offer applies to any pickups bought from an authorized Seymour Duncan dealer in the USA. I would think they or it would make a nice addition. In the bridge position, the Duckbucker is bright and spanky. Announcing the Eric Steckel Signature “Candy” Humbucker Set. Legendary tone, legendary vintage single coil pickups. No heavy metal, etc. Learn the tonal differences between our Single Coil-Sized Humbucker Strat guitar pickups Little 59 Strat If your Telecaster has a rout to specifically accommodate a vintage neck pickup, you will likely have to modify and enlarge the routing cavity slightly. Hi Paul! Thanks. If you’re not 100% pleased with the sound of your Seymour Duncan pickups, you can exchange them for up to 21 days after purchase. The high end is bright and dynamic while the midrange is slightly scooped. The E.Q. I have 3 Strats loaded w/ SD YJM Fury PUP’s. I love the guitar, but don’t like the thinness and lack of sustain in the bridge. All rights reserved. What Pickup would you recommend to replace my JB? Clean tones are fat and warm, and solos will have that thick, fluid feel. The Little ‘59 bridge model will inject the sound of a Les Paul directly into your Strat. If you’re looking for a good middle position pickup we recommend the Duckbucker. Tin the wires from the Seymour Duncan pickup, and then solder them into place. These will drop into a PRS 305. – how do vintage rails compare to the duckbucker in a similar application ? Check out our wiring diagrams for more info. Put the Seymour Duncan pickup into the pickup cavity. How are ratings calculated? While this combination might not be the most common (particularly the higher output JB Jr. in the middle paired with the more moderate output Little 59 in the neck and a more moderate output Pearly Gates Trembucker in the bridge), this can be a great pickup blend, especially if you like playing lead lines on the middle pickup. Copyright © 2020 Seymour Duncan. Neck/Middle DCR: 9.8k // Bridge DCR: 11.7k. Its medium output makes it a great sonic match for a Hot Rails, JB Jr., or any standard-sized humbucker in the bridge position as well. If I were to relace the middle JB jr, what would you recommend? The Red Devil set features three unique pickup winds, each using specially calibrated Alnico 5 magnets. 8. Other than that it’s the same wiring setup as a single coil pickup. The Duckbucker Strat is a vintage output, single coil-sized humbucker that is specifically voiced for total Strat quack (hence the name). Ugh. ordinarily, humbucking stacks come almost close to single coils sounds, but this one is about as close as you can get. In the bridge position, this high output single coil sized humbucker will give you nice crunchy chords and screaming lead tone with that classic upper midrange cut. What if I still want that classic Strat-y quack in the notched positions?” No need to spiral into a tizzy! tone forum. 3.9 out of 5 stars 4 ratings. Announcement. Won’t those positions sound odd with multiple humbuckers engaged? But sometimes we want more, more power, more output, more authority, more aggression out of our Strat. Sube SIlo3 regular single coil, replaced with Seymour Duncan Duckbuckers Demo No noise gate used to show the level of background noise of the pickups. In the neck position, the Duckbucker is great for all types of clean rhythm playing. Using a design and a voicing based on Vintage Rails™, Duckbuckers incorporate six fully adjustable pole pieces together with a unique, split blade design. Like most things related to tone, it will all boil down to your personal tastes and preferences. 7. When one purchases the pickups, they inevitably sound weak and nothing like the videos advertising them. I guess you could easily change the plactic materials into someting WITHOUT het small v cut. This is one of the older ones with just the 2 wire plus ground. If you’re looking for a versatile humbucker set the Everything Axe Loaded pickguard is a great choice. You can also think about what you use most (position wise) then work backwards. Solos will have a bright, aggressive, articulate tonal character that will have no problem cutting through the mix. Most orders are eligible for free shipping! The 4-conductor lead wire gives you access to series wiring (using a push/pull switch or mini-toggle) for a hotter humbucker tone. The neck and middle pickups back off the heat a little and brush on sweet, smoky blues—making them perfect for ringing clean tones and chunky rhythms, but with all the horsepower Billy demands for lead playing. 8 left. Thanks for the great question! Condition is "Used". It will make for a cleaner looking install. With the Little 59, you’re able to coax warm, smooth, and defined P.A.F. The bridge position is great for edgy, distorted rhythm playing where you really need to hear the pick attack on the low strings. Often times, this is where traditional, vintage Strat guitar pickups don’t make the cut. Write a review. Chords have a crisp, shimmering quality with a chime-y high end. Neck/Middle position models will have the same output, wind direction and magnetic polarity. Seymour Duncan User Group Forums Statistics. Nice gear. The Cool Rails Strat features a nicely balanced, smooth and bluesy humbucker tone in a rail-style single-coil sized humbucker design. Like the Duckbucker, the Vintage Rails are most commonly found in the middle position of a Strat, and sound great in between the Cool Rails or Hot Rails for that iconic Strat-y “quack” in positions 2 and 4. I have a duckbucker in the middle position of my Nashville Tele – love it! Your pickup should be between 1/8” and 1/16” from the strings when the strings are pressed down at the highest fret. We recommend putting foam underneath the pickups and using shorter mounting screws than those used for the original 305 pickups. Ended: Nov 03, 2020. Chords have a crisp, shimmery quality with chimey high end. Get the guaranteed best price on Stratocaster Pickups (Humbucker) like the Seymour Duncan Duckbucker Pickup at Musician's Friend. Thanks for the great question! Tech experts from Seymour Duncan are regularly on this forum, and are clearly labeled as employees of Seymour Duncan. All rights reserved. Enter the Single Coil-Sized Humbuckers: all the huge, warm, harmonically rich power of a full-sized humbucker in a drop-in replacement, single coil size for Strat. Neck/Middle DCR: 9.8k // Bridge DCR: 10.6k. This pickup is a drop-in replacement for any standard Stratocaster-style pickup rout, and pairs beautifully with bridge models of our Duckbuckers Strat, JB Jr. Strat, or Little ’59 Strat. 5. Santa Barbara, California. Honky and springy 60s vintage Mustang single coil pickups with flat magnets and the …. Thanks! Cheers! Your thoughts? Re: Duckbucker series wiring The duck sounds like [email protected] in series. As with most pickup types, we offer a variety of Single Coil-Sized Humbuckers here at Seymour Duncan. Member List; Calendar; Latest Posts; Forum; The Pickup Lounge; Talk with your fellow tone freaks on the web's liveliest (and friendliest!) Thanks for the great question! All quack, no hum. I acquired a used strat with the following SD configuration: Neck —- Little ‘57 Middle —- JB Jr. Bridge —- Pearly gates full size. Its medium output and scooped midrange will add depth and dimension to your bridge position tones. It’s an endless pursuit of better chops, greater tone and always looking forward to … Seymour Duncan SSL-3 Hot Strat Single Coil Pickup - White. Plus, info on switches, pots, coil-splitting, and more. $19.00. Every day we’re inspired to experiment, play, and do what we love. $9.49. Technically you can go either way and make adjustments to pickup height. Do you have a pup for a telecaster in the neck position or bridge? Seymour Duncan Vintage Blues. That was 2 years ago, and the original SD’s are still in place. tones from any Strat. Santa Barbara, California. 6. Great for cutting leads, or full sounding rhythms, this pickup will add sizzle to your neck position. Fender Tex-Mex Strat Pickups. Traditional Strat guitar pickups have their time and place. All of our Single Coil-Sized Humbuckers will drop into either a right or left-handed Strat, no problem. Using a design and a voicing based on Vintage Rails™, Duckbuckers incorporate six fully adjustable pole pieces together with a unique, split blade design. The Stra-Bro 90 is a true single-coil that we make in the Custom Shop. This offer applies to any pickups bought from an authorized Seymour Duncan dealer in the USA. In the neck position, it will deliver a big, bold sound – great for fat rhythm playing, and thick, searing solos. Took my mid 80s matsumoku Strat and gave it some good electronics but I can’t make a freakin sound. Bookmarking this page just until I can figure out how to wire my neck lil screamin demon, mid vintage rail and bridge hot rail with a Schaller 5 way switch. The Duckbucker features a split-pole pattern, which helps this humbucker simultaneously offer a sought-after single-coil bounce, a … The Vintage Rails Strat provide single coil-like sparkle and feature a vintage output and hum-canceling split-blade design to give you even sustain while bending notes. Collapse. Seymour Duncan SDP-500 500K Split-Shaft Smooth-Turning Potentiometer Guitar Pot. Make those pickups look like a stock single-coil! Search. I’m considering a Little ’59 Neck in the neck and a JBJr Bridge in the bridge, which would be a better match for use in the middle: the Little ’59 Bridge or the JBJr Neck? It’s designed to be wired in parallel to give you a vintage, sparkly, single coil tone without any hum, and its unique, split-pole pattern, with three pole pieces on each coil, also contributes to the single coil-like bounciness and snappy low end. Example of best use of a specific effect. See All Buying Options. I totally agree. All are welcome, from seasoned pros to absolute beginners. The Lil’ Screamin’ Demon combines a big, open sound with just a subtle hint of glass, and will bring screamin’ rich harmonics and percussive power to any Stratocaster. it really hangs with hotter p/u’s especially in the middle, and especially in 2 and 4. they call ‘em duckbucker cause they really quack!

Just make them round at the edges…. The dual blade construction also provides the ultimate string coverage and clarity, especially for notes that are bent on the highest frets. tone and Texas hot-sauce sizzle of Billy’s favorite 59 Les Paul, in a pickup that will fit in any Strat-sized single coil rout. Top reviews. Thank You Seymour Duncan for your attention to detail all these years. Classic Strat when you want it, Humbucking punch when you don’t. Thanks! Thanks again! The neck model features a strong ceramic magnet and overwound coils to deliver big sounding, well balanced humbucker tones for rock and metal. Chords are full and powerful, and single notes jump out with amazing sizzle. 8 left. In the bridge position, this pickup will be tight and crisp, and will give you lots of vintage Strat snap. The neck model has a slightly stronger treble emphasis than a traditional P.A.F., with added articulation, and provides a nice, balanced P.A.F.-like response for big, full chords, and fat, punchy solos. Add to Wish List. chart gives you a general idea as to the bass, mids and treble of each pickup position. These look and sound great. GETTING CONNECTED. Will all these pickups work in a left handed strat? However I am curious to read SD byline, maybe vid demo too on these. Seymour Duncan Duckbucker Humbucking Neck Pickup Features: Split-pole design has 3 poles on each coil, canceling hum and offering single-coil snap; Great for clean rhythm playing but versatile, thanks to a 4-conductor lead wire; Humbucker hotness with single-coil bounce and snap for enhanced sonic versatility Idea: give these pickups even more the look of original strat pickups by NOT showing they have two coils. I play blues, pop/rock. Was considering putting a single-coil-sized humbucker in the bridge but I am concerned about wiring difficulties. Its unique, split-pole pattern, with three pole pieces on each coil, also contributes to the single-coil bounciness and snappy low end. I would take a look at the Custom Custom as an alternative. Chords will be warm and articulate, with a subtle scoop in the mids, and solos will be fat and crisp. Seymour Duncan Zephyr Silver Humbucker Pickup Set - Black/Silver Humbucker Pickup Pair with Silver Wire Coils, Nickel and Stainless Steel Pole Pieces, and Cryogenic Treatment - Black $955.95. If you’re looking for a similar tone, no 60-cycle hum, but don’t appreciate the loss of sustain while bending with a traditional Strat pickup, the Vintage Rails are for you. I have come into possession of a Fender Bullet USA with two single coil pickups. This offer applies to any pickups bought from an authorized Seymour Duncan dealer in the USA. If you’re not 100% pleased with the sound of your Seymour Duncan pickups, you can exchange them for up to 21 days after purchase. I’ve been using Pearly Gates H in bridge and Duckbuckers S in middle and neck absolutely killer sound for the past 5 years in my 1996 American Standard Strat can cover all styles. This item Seymour Duncan Duckbucker Pickup Bridge. Thanks for the great question! As a neck pickup, the Duckbucker is great for all types of clean rhythm playing. Hand built in Santa Barbara, CA, the Duckbucker for Strat uses a ceramic bar magnet, comes with a 4-conductor lead wire for multiple wiring options, and is wax potted for squeal-free operation. All stars. Single-coils, humbuckers, hum/sing/sing, hum/sing/hum, and much more. I find this pickups to have one of the best price to quality ratio, when you’re looking for blues and jazz pickups. You may find that you really love it for your playing style! [xyz-ips snippet="custom-logo"] [xyz-ips snippet="cart-count"] Login Seymour Duncan Duckbucker Pickup, Neck, Black Brand: Seymour Duncan. We use that in our Everything Axe Set. They are here to help. With all the feel and tone of an aggressive high output humbucker, the Hot Rails Strat is our most powerful passive pickup for Stratocaster. Tech experts from Seymour Duncan are regularly on this forum, and are clearly labeled as employees of Seymour Duncan. Hello…i have 2 Hot Rails in bridge and neck position….. But if you tend to use position 4 over 2 then definitely get the same pickup as your neck, It will be more balanced and you can always compensate the Hot bridge with the correct pickup height. I read your info … Best suggestions ? So, here’s a guide to navigate our Single Coil-Sized Humbucker assortment as you embark on your quest for your dream Strat tone! If you’re not 100% pleased with the sound of your Seymour Duncan pickups, you can exchange them for up to 21 days after purchase. Thanks again! The bridge position matches very well with traditional single coils in the neck and middle to add versatility to any guitar. The Cool Rails neck position delivers an articulate and full sound, much like a full-sized humbucker. All of our Single Coil-Sized Humbuckers come standard with 4-conductor lead wires, which easily allow you to wire them for auto-splitting in the notched positions, coil splitting on a push/pull pot, push/push pot, or mini toggle switches, or various series/parallel wiring options. The Duckbucker is also a popular middle pickup, especially in between two higher-output pickups (as in our Everything Axe Loaded Pickguard), for that Strat “quack” in positions 2 and 4. In the neck position, it’s great for all types of articulate rhythm playing. The Duckbuckers have individual pole pieces, and, thus, when bending notes (especially on the higher frets), you can expect the magnetic field of the Duckbucker to behave more like a traditional Strat pickup. The Seymour Duncan SDBR-1 Duckbucker Strat Neck Pickup is a vintage output single-coil-sized humbucker. Install our Fully Loaded Antiquity Texas Hot Pickguard to give your Stratocaster …. I had an everything axe set "professionally" installed some years ago and it took a long time to understand the use for the duckbucker until I installed the same set myself in my backup strat. But, I certainly think this current pickup configuration in your Strat is worth exploring before you make a change. Thank you for the response. $9.00. Our team of master builders have been with us for an average of 21 years—they take pride in crafting our products to create the most amazing sound possible. Acquired the mim strat for using it. by misterwhizzy. Filter by. Enjoy the lowest prices and best selection of Seymour Duncan Humbucker Pickups at Guitar Center. Now, I know what you’re thinking: “What about positions 2 and 4? All the fat, P.A.F. The Duckbucker Strat (SDBR-1) is a vintage output, single-coil sized humbucker that is specifically voiced for total Strat quack. It is still a hotter humbucker, like the JB, but features an Alnico II magnet, which is generally a bit smoother and sweeter in the treble, rather than the Alnico V magnet found in the JB. When you want that quintessential, glassy, bell-like chime—nothing does it like a classic Strat single coil. Restring your guitar. Their website gives me a headache and wastes solder. There will be tons of bright harmonic sparkle, and a tight, focused low end. Seymour Duncan Duckbucker-Bridge-Black Rating * Select Rating 1 star (worst) 2 stars 3 stars (average) 4 stars 5 stars (best) Name And thank you for the middle Lap Steel in another Strat, Duckbucker... 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