A true original, the 57 is a bridge pickup designed for today's player regardless of style or genre. The unique combination of Alnico V magnets and steel pole pieces evoke an unmistakably PAF-like quality in its tone. The active attributes provide the headroom and punch necessary to deliver unparalleled definition and presence.
The 66 is a result of pickup design innovation inspired by the specific needs and requests of todayﾒs players. Alnico V magnets provide the warm, smooth mid-range and expansive lows while the ceramic pole pieces bring out the clarity in the upper register.
Designed and voiced specifically as neck and bridge pickups, the 57 & 66 humbuckers come in EMG's exclusive brushed steel caps giving the set a sleek modern look that compliments any instrument.