Dating vintage dimarzio pickups
Recommended for all positions, bridge, medium and neck.
Used on stage and in studio amond the greatest guitar players like Joe Satriani, Steve Vai, Paul Gilbert, John Petrucci or Andy Timmons, the Di Marzio pickups permit a broad spectrum of sound possibilities and keep an incredible manufacturing quality that have achived legendary success.
Try it in the neck position with a hotter bridge pickup — anything from a Norton to an X2N will create a good two-humbucker match.
As a bridge pickup, it’s really effective with single-coils, because it won’t drown them out with too much power, and it’s bright enough to blend in tone-wise.
It has around twice the output of a PAF-type pickup, and stronger ceramic magnets.
This drove the input stage of guitar amplifiers with roughly twice as much voltage as a PAF pickup, so that an overdriven distorted sound was easier to obtain.