If you prefer a softer highs and lows, with a more emphasized mid range, you seem to get that with the weaker AlNiCo 2/3/4 bars in general, and you get it with the Seth Lover set. №48 - Seymour Duncan 59/Custom Hybrid (TB-16) Seymour Duncan 59/Custom Hybrid Humbucking Pickup. True to 1959 specs with the same alnico magnets, plain enamel winding, nickel plated studs, wooden spacer, black paper tape, and balanced coil windings. Tech experts from Seymour Duncan are regularly on this forum, and are clearly labeled as employees of Seymour Duncan. View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Articles Member User Info Menu. Jon has done work on getting the formulation of magnets has made for him for his pickups (and that he sells with those tonal descriptors) vintage accurate with regard to composition. Experience old-school tonal character by the truckloads, but with a slightly more scooped midrange than the originals and vacuum wax potting for squeal-free performance. Reactions: 3 people. Seymour Duncan, who worked with Seth Lover, standardized the PAF, for better or worse. Pretty much my ideal LP. Seymour Duncan Jazz vs 59? Plenty of detail without being very harsh. link above. View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message User Info Menu. The original humbucking pickups designed by Seth Lover for Gibson in the 1950s were elegantly simple. $6.49. Hey everyone. before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. View Profile View Forum Posts ... may I also give you a hearty endorsement for the SD Seth Lover, it's a great pickup - terrific for jazz especially. PLEASE SUBSCRIBE!I have been wanting to do a video like this one for a long time. I tried to eliminate all variables other than the pickups themselves. Seymour Duncan SH-55 Seth Lover (Editor’s Choice) Seth Lover was the father of the humbucking pickup, and he defined years of pickup manufacturing, securing his legacy as a massive contributor to musical engineering. Joined Feb 20, 2009 Messages 285 Reaction score 44. Lovely. BTW, the Benedetto are manufactured by SD 07-10-2012, 11:10 AM #6 First of all Seymour Duncan'59 is a PAF clone. I STILL prefer them over Duncan's Seth Lover set though, which to me is too icepicky. The ’59 is also a take on the PAF, but the Seth Lover has a completely different voice. Jan 21, 2016 #16. steam-powered Tele-Meister. It has honk like an original 57 PAF. Hardbop. The Seth Lover humbuckers are available with either vintage-correct single conductor push-back braided lead wires or modern 4-conductor lead wires for increased splitting and wiring capabilities. Its vintage-inspired coils give it an airy quality that is firmly in the P.A.F. Messages 3,044. Things I would like to improve on a 59 A4 would be to get better responsiveness and more presence and harmonics while still remaining fat like a good PAF. 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