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Sounds as powerful as it looks.

The combination of 3 large ceramic magnets, hot coils, and 12 black oxide cap screws give the awesome Seymour Duncan SH-8 Invader Pickup bolts of volts for an electrifying force of energy. The wide magnetic field pumps power into your amp with unique brightness and a totally new sound. Black. Seymour Duncan includes a 4-conductor cable with the SH-8 pickup.

Seymour Duncan SH-8 Invader Pickup

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  • Amazing!!

    As reviewed by Tiffany Oeckinghaus on 1/2/2012

    I recently bought this pickup and had it installed into my Gibson Les Paul BFG to replace the Burst Bucker 3 in the bridge position. The difference was immediately noticeable. Output wise, it blows away my other two guitars both of which have EMG 81s and 85s with the 18v mod. The output is so ridiculous that if I plug my Les Paul in right after having my amp, a Hughes and Kettner Switchblade 100, EQed for my other guitars that I have to turn the gain knob down a quarter of a turn just so it won't feed back at me. However, this pickup also has awseome tones. Its really crunchy with a tight low end and screaming highs which are great for leads. The only thing that I would warn you about is the cleans. It does NOT do sparkly cleans. This pickup will overdrive your clean channel making it more of a bluesy crunch. I could personally care less about cleans though, thats what the neck pickups there for, cleaner, less output, and rounder tones. To sum up, if your considering buying this pickup dont hesitate. You wont regret it!!!!

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  • Best All-Rounder for the bridge. Period.

    As reviewed by Colin Giles on 6/19/2012

    I bought this pickup as a replacement for my Pearly Gates Special that came in my Fender Toronado GTHH. I went into the GC in Portage, MI without a clue of what to buy. I wanted a versatile dual-humbucking setup, as I play everything but metal. He pointed the SH-2N and SH-8 combo out to me. I haven't yet heard a better sounding guitar since. I run my Toronado through a Mustang III amp with a BD-2 Blues Driver, Swollen Pickle Fuzz Pedal, DeltaLabs Flanger, and a Classic Wah. This pickup sounds great clean, despite the nay-sayers (I use the '65 Twin Reverb setting on my Mustang) with a fat, bluesy clean tone or with any combination of effects (it sounds downright sinister with the Swollen Pickle). It offers amazing sustain, and great clarity, it's all about how you adjust it. I find it best with the tone all the way up. As part of a twin-bucker setup, the fat tones and sustain complement the sweet, smooth tone of my SH-2N perfectly, giving that pickup and added depth which really boosts the sound of the guitar. I would recommend not just this pickup, but that whole pickup combo to ANYONE with twin 'buckers. It is a do-anything, great pickup with HUGE output. Not to mention Tom Delonge used this for most of his career, before they designed his Dirty Fingers pickup, which makes it that much cooler.

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  • Great, Awesome and some other good word i dont even know

    As reviewed by Bigg Mak on 5/16/2011

    This pickup is really good, it gives this crunchy/muddy sound, i don't know if that makes sense, at the same time and i never really been a fan of Seymour Duncans until i tried this out. I have this pickup on my Ibanez STM-1 on the bridge. It still sounds good even in drop C and B. I use dimarzio in standard E on my Ibanez Xhiphos and seymours in drop C on my Ibanez STM-1.

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