DiMarzio DP165 The Breed Neck Humbucker Guitar Pickup, Black

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Product Ref: 64667

  • Medium Output Humbucker Pickup
  • Designed for Steve Vai
  • Ideal for Virtually Any Style
  • Rich, Warm Vintage Tone
  • Uncovered with Black Coils

DiMarzio DP165 The Breed Neck Humbucker Guitar Pickup, Black


The DiMarzio The Breed™ Neck Humbucker Guitar Pickup is a rich and expressive pickup for the electric guitar, designed for legendary guitarist Steve Vai. Intended as a contrast for the hotter DiMarzio Evolution® and Gravity Storm™ pickups on his other guitars, The Breed™ Neck delivers warm and fat classic humbucker tones to suit virtually any style. This pickup is uncovered and comes in Black.

Product Ref: 64667

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The DiMarzio The Breed™ Neck pickup offers the smooth tones of a vintage PAF® humbucker, with a rich midrange and thick low end. Unlike most vintage pickups, however, its output is hot enough to allow it to be used alongside high-gain bridge pickups such as the Super Distortion® and The Tone Zone®. Its warm, dark tones and strong sustain mean that it works best as a neck pickup in bright sounding bolt-on guitars, but is more suited to the bridge position for warmer sounding set-neck instruments.


  • Wiring: 4 Conductor
  • Magnet: Ceramic
  • Output: 325 mV
  • DC Resistance: 10.39 kΩ
  • Pole Piece Spacing: Standard, 0.383" (9.728 mm)
  • Colour: Black