Top Pickups for 8-String Guitars
Top Pickups for 8-String Guitars

Top 13+ Pickups for 8-String Guitars 2022

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  1. Seymour Duncan Pegasus 8-String Bridge PM BK
  2. Seymour Duncan Black Winter 8-String Set
  3. DiMarzio D Activator 8 Neck DP819
  4. Fishman Fluence Modern Humb. 8 Set BK
  5. Seymour Duncan Sentient 8-String Neck PM BK
  6. DiMarzio D Activator 8 Bridge DP820
  7. Seymour Duncan AHB-1S 8 Blackout 8-String
  8. EMG 808X Black
  9. Fishman Fluence Tosin Abasi Set 8 BK
  10. EMG 808 Black
  11. Fishman Fluence Keith Merrow 8 Set
  12. Fishman Fluence Javier Reyes Set 8 BK
  13. Fishman Fluence Tosin Abasi Set 8 WH

1. Seymour Duncan Pegasus 8-String Bridge PM BK

Seymour Duncan Pegasus 8-String Bridge PM BK

Pickup for 8-string guitar

  • Humbucker
  • Passive
  • For bridge position
  • Alnico V magnet with balanced sound
  • Perfect for complex arpeggios and powerful chords
  • 4-wire connection cable
  • Splittable
  • Adjustable pole pieces
  • DC resistance: 17.31 kOhm
  • Resonant frequency: 4 kHz
  • Finish: Black
  • Made in the USA

2. Seymour Duncan Black Winter 8-String Set

Seymour Duncan Black Winter 8-String Set

Pickup Set for 8-string electric guitars

  • High output Humbucker set
  • Passive mode
  • Especially for black metal, death metal and grind-core
  • 4-core cable
  • Split able
  • Old-English Seymour Duncan Logo
  • Only available in black
  • Made in USA

3. DiMarzio D Activator 8 Neck DP819

DiMarzio D Activator 8 Neck DP819

Pickup

  • Humbucker for 8-string guitar
  • Ceramic magnets
  • 4-wire
  • Neck position
  • Colour: Black

4. Fishman Fluence Modern Humb. 8 Set BK

Fishman Fluence Modern Humb. 8 Set BK

Fishman Fluence Modern Humb. 8 Set BK; Active Pickup Set for 8-string Electric Guitar; Positions: Bridge & Neck; Construction: Humbucker; Output: High; Multi-Voice: Set and forget, or wire-up to toggle between two musically complimentary Voices; powered by a 9V Battery or Rechargeable Battery Pack (Item No. 358430 – not included); includes: wiring, push-pull and standard 25k potentiometers; DC Resistance: 2 kOhms; Magnet Material (Bridge): Ceramic, (Neck): Alnico 5, Cover Colour: Black; Included: Mounting Screws & Springs


5. Seymour Duncan Sentient 8-String Neck PM BK

Seymour Duncan Sentient 8-String Neck PM BK

Pickup for 8-string guitars

  • Humbucker
  • Passive
  • For neck position
  • Alnico V magnet with medium coils
  • 4-wire connection cable
  • Splittable
  • Adjustable pole pieces
  • DC resistance: 10.27 kOhm
  • Resonance frequency: 5.2 kHz
  • Finish: Black
  • Made in the USA

6. DiMarzio D Activator 8 Bridge DP820

DiMarzio D Activator 8 Bridge DP820

Pickup

  • Humbucker for 8-string guitar
  • Ceramic magnets
  • 4-Wires
  • Bridge position
  • Colour: Black

7. Seymour Duncan AHB-1S 8 Blackout 8-String

Seymour Duncan AHB-1S 8 Blackout 8-String

Active Humbucker Set

  • For 8-string guitars
  • Neck & bridge position
  • Incl. pots, jack and battery clip

8. EMG 808X Black

EMG 808X Black

Active Humbucker

  • For 8-string guitars
  • From the EMG custom shop
  • Built into a Bass Pickup housing – therefore no direct replacement for a regular Humbucker
  • Dual coil pickup with Alnico V magnets – like an EMG 85 with the same output
  • Dimensions (L x W x D): 101.60 x 38 x 19 mm
  • Incl. Quik-Connect cable, pre-wired split shaft volume / tone knob set, output jack, battery clip set, screws and springs

9. Fishman Fluence Tosin Abasi Set 8 BK

Fishman Fluence Tosin Abasi Set 8 BK

Pickup Set for 8-String Electric Guitar

  • Tosin Abasi Signature Set
  • Ceramic pickup in bar position
  • AlNiCo pickup in neck position
  • Different voicings possible
  • Includes all necessary components for installation

10. EMG 808 Black

EMG 808 Black

Active Humbucker for 8-String Guitars

  • From the EMG custom shop
  • Built into a bass pickup housing – therefore no direct replacement for a regular Humbucker
  • Dual coil with Alnico magnets – like an EMG 85 with the same output
  • Dimensions (L x W x D): 101.60 x 38 x 19 mm
  • Incl. Quik-connect Kabal pre-wired split shaft volume / tone knob set, output jack, battery clip set, screws and springs

11. Fishman Fluence Keith Merrow 8 Set

Fishman Fluence Keith Merrow 8 Set

Fishman Fluence Keith Merrow 8 Set; active pickup set for 8-strings electric guitar; construction: humbucker; output: Medium; 3 Voicings per Pickup: Bridge: Voice 1: Vintage P.A.F, Voice 2: Clear, airy chime, Voice 3: Punchy Single Coil, Neck: Voice 1: medium output, Voice 2: Low output P.A.F roots, Voice 3: Punchy Single Coil, powered by a 9-volt battery or optional rechargeable battery pack (Item no. # 358430-not included ); wiring: 2-conductor; magnet material: Alnico 5; cover colour: black; included: 2 x Volume Pots, 2 x Push /Pull PotsTone, (Neck Tone: Pull for Voice-2 on both pickups, Bridge Tone: Pull for Single Coil / Voice-3 on both pickups)


12. Fishman Fluence Javier Reyes Set 8 BK

Fishman Fluence Javier Reyes Set 8 BK

Fishman Fluence Javier Reyes Set 8 BK; active Pickup Set for 8-string Electric Guitar; Positions: Bridge & Neck; Construction: Humbucker; Output: High; Javier Reyes Signature Set, reflects his desire for warmer passive tones, smooth musical top-end, and large dynamics; Multi ; free from hum, noise and inductance issues; Neck Voicings: 1: Fat & Round with smooth highs, 2: A Fluence-exclusive neck tone, warm and lively lows and low mids, taking on an almost hollowbody Jazz Guitar character, 3: Clear, open single coil tone; Bridge Voicings: 1: Thick low end, low midrange growl plus aggressive upper mids, 2: Searing lead tone with organic treble and harmonics, 3: clear, open single coil; Wiring: Multi Pin Connector & Solder; Magnet Material (Bridge):Alnico 5, (Neck):Alnico 5, Colour: Black; Included: 1 x Push/Pull Volume Pot (Short Shaft 9,5 mm Bushing Length), 1 x Push/Pull Tone Pot (Short Shaft 9,5 mm Bushing Length), Connection Cables, Stereo Jack, Battery Clip, 2 x Capacitors (Tone control), Mounting Screws and Springs; Made in USA


13. Fishman Fluence Tosin Abasi Set 8 WH

Fishman Fluence Tosin Abasi Set 8 WH

Fishman Fluence Tosin Abasi Set 8 WH; active Pickup Set for 8-string Electric Guitar; Positions: Bridge & Neck; Construction: Humbucker; Output: High; Tosin Abasi Signature Set, Soapbar shape, multiple coil combinations available in conjunction with different voices, tune magnetic circuit with pole pieces and a blade magnet combined in the neck position for authentic single coil interaction, For neck and bridge, Voice 1 fattens up the low midrange while adjusting the output level to Tosin’s taste, Bridge Voice 2 is bright and clean, with extremely fast and detailed top end for percussive attack and crystalline cleans, Neck Voice 2 is a classic rock and hard rock tone that melts into any rig or mix with the cutting midrange of an overwound humbucker & the glassy highs of a vintage P.A.F., the neck single coil mode offers vintage T-Style tones, and the bridge pickup focusing on the quacky ST-Style position 2 & 4 tones; Wiring: Multi Pin Connector & Solder; Magnet Material (Bridge):Ceramic, (Neck):Alnico 5, Cover Colour: White; Included: 2 x Volume Potis (Short Shaft 9,5 mm Bushing Length), 2 x Push / Pull Tone Potis (Short Shaft 9,5 mm Bushing Length), Connection Cables, Stereo Jack, Battery Clip, 2 x Capacitors (Tone control), Mounting Screws and Springs; Made in USA


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