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SCREEM said:
you could get that, or the fender SCN pups...no hum no mater how much gain you use and sound great.

...there are a lot of great noiseless pickups available, including the kinman traditional mark IIs, which are nothing short of astounding, but they all sacrifice a little of the single coil "mojo". i wonder if this is a way a to preserve it.
 

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Noiseless pickups can be great (big Evans PU fan here: 3 of my axes deep) but there's nothing like a true single coil. Both noiseless PU's and RWRP pickups change the magnetic influence on the strings...granted to a very subtle degree but getting a sound from a guitar string to a blazing amp involves tremendous magnification so each tiny variable can make a difference. The Suhr system retains everything you may like (or dislike) about your current PU's which for many people makes the exercise entirely worthwhile.

Andy
 
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