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Lace Sensor Emerald-Purple Dually Humbucker Electric Guitar Pickup Black

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This Lace Dually is a humbucker guitar pickup made by combining Lace Sensor Emerald and Sensor Purple single coil pickups.Lace has been building Sens...Click To Read More About This Product

Available 05-06-2018

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Less noise, more harmonics, more sustain.

This Lace Dually is a humbucker guitar pickup made by combining Lace Sensor Emerald and Sensor Purple single coil pickups.

Lace has been building Sensor pickups since 1985, and until 1996 they were used exclusively by Fender.

Emerald Lace Sensor pickups have the snap and bite of Texas-inspired Southern rock tone without the noise!

Purple Lace Sensor pickups have hot overwound single coil tone, between a Burgundy and Blue Sensor. The Lace Purple is designed for the bridge or a for P-90-type tone in the neck.

Lace Sensor pickups have a unique radiant Field Barrier system that surrounds both the coil and magnets, reducing annoying 60-cycle hum. The patented Lace Micro Combs replace traditional bobbins, yielding a wider tonal range and better string balance than traditional pickups.

Unlike ordinary pickups, the Sensor generates 36 separate magnetic "sensing" fields that, in the areas where they contact the string, "read" the strings' vibration. (Regular guitar pickups only generate anywhere from 4 to 12 fields).

The Lace Sensor guitar pickup also has Radiant Field Barriers: metal slides that frame the inner core of the Sensors and perform two functions. The first is to shield the Sensor from the outside noise and 60-cycle hum. The second is to produce broader, yet more concentrated, umbrellas of sensing field than standard magnetic pickups.

Less Noise, More Harmonics
As compared to standard pickups, the Lace pickup reads a greater physical area of the string, while picking up less outside interference. This makes the signal-to-noise ratio nothing short of phenomenal for a single coil system. Also, a wider range of harmonic content is read by the Sensor, delivering a more complex tonal response.

Increased Sustain, Truer Pitch
Since it operates so efficiently, Lace Sensors can use much lower energy magnets than ordinary pickups, and this in turn brings about a whole new realm of properties. In regular pickups, the magnetic fields are so strong they physically dampen, or drag on, the strings' vibration, reducing sustain and actually changing the pitch. But in the Lace Sensor, string dampening is virtually nonexistent. This means your sustain is increased dramatically while the string holds its true pitch for the duration of the note.

Lace includes a three-inch mini data CD that includes all its latest wiring diagrams in color along with Lace's most current pickup and guitar catalogs. Also includes a warranty card and other useful information regarding Lace Music Products.

  • Includes 3" mini data CD with color wiring diagrams
  • Position: neck, mid, bridge
  • Resistance: 5.8k
  • Peak Frequency: 3600
  • Inductance: 2.4 henries

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LaceSensor Emerald-Purple Dually Humbucker Electric Guitar Pickup

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(11 of 12 customers found this review helpful)


Great Pickups!

By 9Wid43OK4

from Fredericksburg, Virginia

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Comments about Lace Sensor Emerald-Purple Dually Humbucker Electric Guitar Pickup:

Unlike the other reviewer suggesting that the features were bad, the quality was bad, the value was poor and overall was also poor just because there wasn't any mounting hardware. I wonder how no screws and no springs makes these pickups have poor features, poor quality, is a poor value and is overall poor because there weren't any screws or springs??? Get real. Springs and screws are cheap and these pickup are excellent and extremely versatile. I wonder if that other reviewer expected the switching to run them as separate single coils too. I got the impression that the Lace's were replacements for humbuckers. Why not use those screws, springs, and sleeves??? They are really humbuckers but work like a double coil pickup except even humbuckers are noisy compared to these.

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VEry Disappointing

By Talldogs

from Chicago

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Comments about Lace Sensor Emerald-Purple Dually Humbucker Electric Guitar Pickup:

I have alway like Lace pickups in the Strat plus guitars. So I decided to try the Lace Sensor Emerald-Purple Dually Humbucker . I haven't played them you but I'm already disappointed. For the price you pay for these pickups you would expect proper mounting hardware. Not here. All you get is a pair of screws that are too long to fit in a strat tubing. Got with Seymour Duncan or one of the many other quality pickups that include the necessary mounting hardware.

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