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      Seymour Duncan Livewire Dave Mustaine Active Pickup Set (360506)
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The aggressive, high-gain sound of a metal legend.

The Livewire Dave Mustaine Active Pickup Set's active preamp allows higher gain and more output without losing tonal response and feel. The resonant frequency of both the bridge and neck pickups are intentionally matched with an SH-4 JB humbucker and an SH-2N Jazz Model respectively, so you get all the benefits of an active pickup without sacrificing the famous Seymourized organic tone. Low noise, discrete Class A circuitry can be operated at up to 25 volts for extremely high headroom. Low-profile coil geometry allows high efficiency and enhanced dynamics. Black nickel-plated cover offers a pro look and minimizes tonal coloration. Great for classic rock, punk, garage, thrash, old school metal, nu-metal, black metal and other heavy rock and aggressive music styles. Includes all necessary mounting hardware, pots, jack, and battery clip.

Seymour Duncan Livewire Dave Mustaine Active Pickup Set Features:

  • Active preamp for higher gain without sacrificing response and feel
    Low-noise, discrete Class A circuitry operable at up to 25 volts
    Low-profile coil geometry allows high-efficiency and enhanced dynamics
    Black nickel-plated cover minimizes tonal coloration
    Includes all necessary mounting hardware, pots, jack, and battery clip




Seymour Duncan Livewire Dave Mustaine Active Pickup Set

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  • Merely Okay...

    As reviewed by Jigsaw on 6/7/2007

    When I bought these I thought they would be great seeing as Dave Mustaine uses them in his new Dean, but I was wrong they are too sterile sounding they have no punch. I much prefer the sound of EMG 81 and 60's the pickups are far to expensive to warrant a buy.

    17 of 56 people found this review helpful.
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  • They Sound Good

    As reviewed by Mike on 1/11/2007

    They sound good, but they seem pretty expensive for non-custom shop duncans. But what do I know, are actives usually this expensive or what? They are very clean, even with high gain. Almost.. too clean for my tastes, but they are good pickups. Great for metal but not that versatile. I mean you CAN play blues with them for example, but it just won't be the same as a passive PAF or whatnot.

    19 of 31 people found this review helpful.
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  • totally rocking

    As reviewed by on 10/12/2006

    These Seymore Dave Mustains are completely off the charts with sound and playability...the awsome sound that comes from these pickups will rock your world!

    20 of 30 people found this review helpful.
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