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    DiMarzio Evolution Humbucker Pickup (DP158/DP159)

    Originally designed for Steve Vai.

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    DiMarzio DP158/DP159 Evolution Humbucker Pickup Product Description

    The Evolution humbucker is the result of years of research to come up with the right sound for a very demanding player - Steve Vai. This pickup is designed for maximum impact and power. The sound is tight, aggressive and loud. The design incorporates DiMarzio's patented dual-resonance coil configuration that senses more harmonic overtones than ordinary humbuckers.

    Tech Talk
    The Evolution bridge pickup works best for soloing where the sound must cut through. Low notes are very tight, and the highs have a lot of presence, enabling the pickup to be heard in almost any situation. Obviously, the Evolution(TM) was designed for Steve's Ibanez Jems, but it can add a lot of punch and definition to Les Paul's and similar set-neck guitars - even the lowest bass notes really jump out of the amp, and feedback occurs easily with a wide range of harmonic overtones.

    Same Day Music is an authorized dealer of DiMarzio products.

    DiMarzio DP158/DP159 Technical Description

    DP158

    Wiring: 4 Conductor

    Magnet: Ceramic

    Output: 294mV

    DC Resistance: 13.04k

    Year of Introduction: 1993

    Patent#: 4501185

    DP159

    Wiring: Standard 4-conductor

    Magnet: Ceramic

    Output: 404mV

    DC Resistance: 13.84K

    Year of introduction: 1993

    Patent #: 4,501,185

    Note: Model DP158 pickup is not F-spaced.

    Same Day Music is an authorized dealer of DiMarzio products.

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