DiMarzio DP176W True Velvet™ Bridge Pickup, White

RM250.00 RM225.00

SKU: DP176W

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It's not difficult to make a vintage single-coil pickup that's clean and bright, but not so easy if you also want the high strings to sound sweet above the 12th fret. The True Velvet™ Bridge was designed to make this happen by tuning the coil to a frequency range that’s bright but not thin. We combined this with a magnet stagger specifically designed to enhance string balance, which produces great clarity, even with full chords. The True Velvet™ Bridge is just a touch warmer and louder than the Neck and Middle, so the transition between pickup positions is very smooth and natural. The True Velvet™ Bridge comes standard with hand-ground magnets and vintage cloth-covered wire.

All DiMarzio® pickups are made in USA.

Tech Talks:

The True Velvet™ is a further development of our Blue Velvet™ line. We've re-tuned the basic frequency response to hone in on the strongest aspects of vintage single-coil tone. The best vintage single-coils emphasized a “sweet spot” where the sound is bright but not piercing. The True Velvet™ is tuned to this spot, making it equally effective for many playing styles, from the clarity of country music to the grit of Texas blues.

Specifications:

  • Recommended For: All positions
  • Quick Connect: No
  • Wiring: 2 conductor
  • Magnet: Alnico 5
  • Resistance: 6.49 Kohm
  • Year of Introduction: 2008

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