Seymour Duncan PU Booster

Discussion in 'Effects [BG]' started by uly_, Dec 2, 2005.

  1. uly_


    Jul 4, 2005
    Hello fellow TBers out there!

    I've got a pretty simple (I guess..) question I hope someone can answer for me :)

    I'm playing on my Fender Jazz Bass in a hardrock band.

    While I like the thin and smooth neck on the jazz bass, i sort of miss that "growly"(?) tone of humbucker pickups.

    So my question is, can the Seymour Duncan pickup booster turn my singlecoil sound into a humbucker sound? I know Seymour Duncan says so, I just want to hear from someone who actually have tried to use this pedal with singlecoil pickups.

    Thanks in advance!
  2. ArwinH

    ArwinH run rabbit run

    Dec 1, 2005
    Southern California
    From what I understand the pedal will introduce more gain into your sound. Think about that difference, chances are it will solve your problem and give you a more throaty and well..higain sound.
    The pedal refers to the difference between sound of guitars equipped with hb's and single coils though, I think. So judge based on those standards.