Gibson 57 Classic Humbucker Pickup, Nickel Cover

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  • Delivers a Rich, Warm, Even Tone with a Vintage Character
  • Alnico II Magnets with Medium Output
  • Nickel Cover for Added Authenticity
  • Maple Spacers
  • Vintage Braided Wiring

Gibson 57 Classic Humbucker Pickup, Nickel Cover


The Gibson 57 Classic Humbucker offers the perfect pickup for a rich, warm, even tone, offering players a classic vintage tone. It combines the more powerful response of an Alnico II magnet with additional matched windings on each coil, which puts the emphasis on the pickup’s upper midrange frequencies for enhanced crunch and sustain. It is an ideal choice for rock, blues and Jazz guitarists due to its warm character, and classic Gibson tone.

Product Ref: 39470

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Classic Tone

Achieve the ultimate classic Gibson tone with this humbucker pickup. Equipped with an Alnico II magnet, wax potted to fight high-volume feedback squeal, vintage enamel-coated wire for added authenticity, nickel-plated pole pieces and nickel slugs, along with vintage-style, 2-conductor, braided wiring. Everything you need to successfully accomplish that vintage tone.


  • Delivers a rich, warm, even tone with a vintage character
  • Medium output
  • Alnico II magnets
  • Nickel-plated pole pieces and slugs for added elegance
  • Maple spacers
  • Vintage braided wiring for authenticity


  • Type: Humbucker
  • Active/Passive: Passive
  • Magnet Material: Alnico
  • Number of Conductors: 2
  • Number of Strings: 6
  • Position: Multiple
  • Covering: Covered
  • Wiring Type: Braided