This modern Gibson classic features tonal characteristics similar to the '57 Classic, delivering a slight increase in the upper mids, for a more contemporary humbucking sound.
The special Alnico II magnet gives this beauty a singing quality that delivers on demand. It comes with 4-conductor shielded wiring for series/parallel/split coil variations.
Gibson 490R "Modern Classic" Neck Humbucker specs:
- Alnico II magnet
- 4-conductor wiring for coil-tapping, series/parallel, and phase switching
- Height adjustment screws, springs, and wiring diagram included
- Details: Extremely hot with increased sustain and definition
Neck postion: 7.4K ohms output, 1.93" polepiece spread
- Length: 2.75" (69.85mm)
- Width: 1.5" (38.10mm)
- Height: 1.06" (26.92mm) including mounting tabs
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