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best humbuckers for claptons bluesbreaker sound

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  • best humbuckers for claptons bluesbreaker sound

    hey, what do you guys think would be the best vintage sounding humbucker to nail clapton's john mayall's bluesbreaker era tone. you know that smooth balanced 'perfect' sound. thanks for any feedback

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    Re: best humbuckers for claptons bluesbreaker sound

    I would have to say the Seth/Seth or the 59b/59n
    Gear: Carvin CT6 flame top(alnico 2 pro,JB), Strat scappoled fretboard(59,CC), Morgan monroe ovation knock-off, yamaha nylon acoustic,Boss super overdrive with TS-808 "silver" analogman mod, Boss DS-1 with keeley mod, Vox wah with true bypass mod, Fender Super Reverb 65.

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      Re: best humbuckers for claptons bluesbreaker sound

      The Antiquity humbucker is a fantastic choice.
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