duncans or humbucking

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by BaSs_FrEak, Aug 19, 2004.

  1. BaSs_FrEak


    Aug 4, 2004
    i have a little delema on buying my new bass same brand, its an aria, but one has humbucking and one has duncans so if you guys can give me your opinions about them my band likes to play rock and metal and stuff like metallica megedeath kinda stuff. thnx
  2. David Wilson

    David Wilson Administrator Staff Member Administrator Supporting Member

    Oct 14, 2002
    Lower Westchester, NY
    I can't help with your dilemna without more info.
    FYI: Duncan is a brand (Seymour Duncan), humbucking is a type of pickup. Many manufacturers, including Seymour Duncan, make humbuckers. Some Duncans are humbuckers, some aren't.

    Are they actual Seymour Duncan pickups or 'Duncan Designed' (which aren't as good)? Also what's the price differential?