To Contact Form . if the output is too low, i'll just turn the gain up some more (i keep the gain at like 9 o clock, seriously... too much gain). Open Box. Mounted in the neck position of my Gibson Flying V, coupled with a DiMarzio ToneZone in acute. 799, 00 PLN. S$89.00. Good tone. It's got a lot of that low end punch yet very clear high end even on the high notes. DiMarzio Air Norton neck & Tone Zone bridge humbucker set, F-spaced, BLACK DP155F, DP193F: Amazon.ca: Musical Instruments, Stage & Studio (Originally written by mojito753/translated from Audiofanzine FR). Most pickups this hot have a lot of hair when they get hit with gain, but the Air Norton retains a clean singing tone even with a lot of distortion. Not hot and not weak. An open sound, not so compressed. Yeah, they make the PAF as a 7... but i've heard it is a little too dark. I love it. You'll get more thump and dynamics out of them. Clear editor.   Pasted as rich text. And like you say....if you need it to be hotter just boost it (thats what I do). Otherwise it's normally pretty boomy and loose in the bass. I've got Painkillers in that guitar now, which go in a similar direction as the PAF-7s, but while sounding a lot better (still some of that "jangle", but also a lot of clear output and a nice crunch to them). But it didnt go well together with the SD duck buster. Apparently Buckethead has them installed this way. Volume mismatch etc? At the bridge, it's hot but not too hot; in the neck slot, the Air Norton is deep and warm, but not muddy. Here's one with the Air Norton in the Neck position of a Telecaster, being played through an Ibanez TBX65R amplifier. It doesnt have much output, but its a nice full sounding p'up that can also chug pretty well. hmm.... so does it have more or less output than, say, a Dimarzio Breed, or a Duncan JB? Overall, I still like the Blaze Customs in my UV best though. Dimarzio Air Norton 7 DP793. All I can say is I wish I did it sooner. The Air Norton is slightly fatter, but sounds like a tad hotter PAF in that guitar. DiMarzio's Air Norton began as a bridge humbucker for high-gain amps with a distinctive sound, but it soon found favor as a pretty cool neck pickup, as well. The pups are dp188 neck, dp 186 middle and dp 180 air Norton in the bridge. Ive been saying this for years and no one agrees with me...well until now apparently. 4 product ratings - DiMarzio Tone Zone Bridge + Air Norton Neck Humbucker Set F Spaced Creme. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies. The DiMarzio® Air Norton™, True Velvet™ and Tone Zone® pickups offer depth, warmth and rich dynamics when combined with the 5-way pickup switch. By It can sound a little piercing at times but it is a lead pickup so you want it to come through. I've got a set of PAF-7s that came out of my K7. Paste as plain text instead, × Medium Output Humbucking Bridge Pickup. i'm just trying to compare it to other pickups i've used. It features slugs on one coil, adjustable pole pieces on the other, an Alnico 5 magnet and four conductor wiring. $175.00. Dimarzio Tone Zone DP155F black (F spacing) S$89.00. Try the DiMarzio DP193 with 500K pots for maximum treble and harmonic presence. I was afraid the mids would just be too much for that guitar, but all it did was give me a lot more bass and tamed the high end a bit. If you like hair on your notes, stay away. Coil-tap switch The coil tap switch … It’s warm sounding, very well balanced, and has the same unique tonal characteristics as the original. S$95.00. You can post now and register later. From Indonesia. It is undeniable that the Air Norton may have a side "plastic" in its midrange which can become invasive and unpleasant, just lower it, if the bridge is two / three mms string, just behind the Air Norton 5 / 6 mms ropes to lose this side "plastic" and become a formidable neck microphone with a frequency in its richness and a nice size. I use it for a few weeks on a Iceman HRG2. Out Of Stock. If you're playing high gain amps than lower output pickups are really the way to go. I got one in the bridge of my semi-hollow Gibson Howard Roberts. The original Air Norton™ wasn’t designed for a specific position or type of guitar, but it has become most popular in the neck position of trem-equipped guitars for progressive music. The AN just doesn't take gain like a normal pickup. we usually tune to drop A, but there are some higher tunings, too. I suggest talking to them before buying anything. we do a lot of chordal stuff, so clarity is a BIG issue. the Tone Zone 7, for example, sounds like complete garbage from what everyone tells me. Norton® was originally designed to extend the tonal range and power of standard output humbuckers without going over the top. If my Norton got swapped with an AT-1, it wouldn't matter to me because they're both awesome. I could use some advice. We play in A or below and it sounds great. I have one in the bridge of the brightest guitar ever made and it was the only pickup that tamed the high end enough that i decided to keep the guitar. ... DiMarzio Air Norton S DP180 BK. The Air Norton combines well with an Air Classic in the neck, and also with Cruiser, Chopper and Blue Velvet single coil pickups. DiMarzio Cruiser Bridge Single Coil Pick-up W/Nickel Plated Rails DP 187. so if i used the AN in the bridge in front of my Triple XXX and used more gain than i do now, it would sound pretty sick? DiMarzio DP100F Super Distortion F-Spaced (Cream) The slugs are much narrower, allowing for spacers between the magnet. Gretchen Menn talks about and demos her DiMarzio PAF 59 Rose Gold Neck and Bridge pickups. i've been loving the D Sonic because of how clear it is. Display as a link instead, × so smooth and nice! In my prog metal days I had it in an alder super strat along with a tone zone pickup in the bridge. Manufacturer: DiMarzio; Design: Humbucker ... DiMarzio DP223 PAF 36th Anniversary Bridge. The models listed here are factory-installed on Ibanez guitars. DiMarzio Air Norton 7 DP93 Black/Creme. DiMarzio Tone Zone Bridge + Air Norton Neck Humbucker Set F Spaced Creme. DiMarzio Regular Spaced Air Classic Bridge Black W/Chrome Poles DP 191. When the Air Norton™ is in the neck position, it’s a warm, open-sounding pickup with enough power to balance with all bridge humbuckers. Jangly, thin and yet still "muddy", while not having a whole lot of output. Air norton sounds like a basketball shoe. DP193 BC Zebra Air Norton Call me back! I tried it in my old 7620, didn't like it. Lo-Pro Edge tremolo bridge The legendary Lo-Pro Edge bridge offers maximum playing comfort with its streamlined profile and recessed fine tuners. DP193 Air Norton, Humbucker guitar pickup from DiMarzio in the Medium Power series. Using that pickup alone for lead with distorsion I put down the tone control to 5-6. It makes a great match with an Air Norton, PAF Joe, or PAF Pro, and split-coil mode produces an excellent single-coil sound as well.The Air Norton started out simply to be the Airbucker version of the Norton. Combine it with a wide choice of neck pickups like the Air Classic™ , PAF® 36th Anniversary , PAF Pro® , and Air Norton™ . Try it with 500K pots for maximum treble and harmonic presence. I would not say the Air Norton is tight but in certain guitars and certain amp settings it can be. 5.0 out of 5 stars. I assume its a bit lower output than the D Sonic i use now.... but i play a peavey triple xxx, so i already have more gain than i need. DImarzio tends to voice their 7 string pickups differently than their 6 string counterparts. They're one of my favorite bridge pups for a LP as they're really balanced and clean up great. DiMarzio Area J Bass BRIDGE Creme DP 248 LONG (SLIGHTLY WIDER IN WIDTH SIZE) £54.14. I'm thinking Air Classic or 36th Anniversary PAF, maybe even a Air Norton. I can tell you what this pickup is good at. It had Air Norton in the neck, Air Zone in bridge and a SD Duck buster in the middle. Dimarzio Evolution Bridge DP159F black (F spacing) S$95.00. Get a low price and free shipping on thousands of items. Out Of Stock. © 1995-2019 Harmony Central, Inc. All rights reserved. Also if you want to stay DiMarzio and want clarity try a PAF Pro if they make one in 7 string. € 64.70. Dimarzio Air Classic Neck + Bridge GOLD. Almost gone. It sounds good. They do...that's what I'm using: PAF Pro 7 in neck, AN 7 in bridge. For the smooth singing lead work, it's great. Facebook page opens in new window Instagram page opens in new window YouTube page opens in new window Linkedin page opens in new window Twitter page opens in new window Dimarzio Air Norton DP193 black. 3 left. Everything has been said about the Air norton but I go to my personal opinion. You'll get more thump and dynamics out of them. ... S$89.00. Shawn lane used them a bit as well (in addition to the air classics I think). SOMMS, how is the clarity on the AN 7 when you play full 7 string chords? Position handle bass and midrange are present while maintaining a good definition. Recently installed a Dimarzio Norton in the bridge position of my 2018 Standard. 285, 00 PLN. A pair of high-output DiMarzio Air Norton™ and The Tone Zone® pickups provides a huge sound with a broad dynamic range. This pickup features DiMarzio’s “air gap” technology which basically means there’s a space between the pole pieces and the magnet. Anyone use the Dimarzio Air Norton in the bridge? I have another Air Norton 7 in the mail... i was planning on putting it in the neck of my RG7421, but i am very curious to hear what it would sound like in the bridge instead! Very very light and had very very low output, no balls at all. Lots of note clarity. 349, 00 PLN. The Air Norton would probably be fine in the neck if you lowered the bass side a bit more than normal, but the Tone Zone would be way too fat for that tuning. © 1995-2019 Harmony Central, Inc. All rights reserved. Menu. (This content has been automatically translated from French). It's not as over-the-top as the Breed, but similar to it. Sounds great. DiMarzio DP155 Tone Zone Humbucker Pickup Black F-Space DiMarzio Humbucker Air Norton DP 193 DiMarzio Evolution Bridge Humbucker Electric Guitar Gig Bag (DP159FBK) Angel Vivaldi talks and demos the DiMarzio Air Norton 7 and The Tone Zone 7 pickups and his signature Charvel DK-24 7 Nova guitar. It’s hot, but not distorted. I think I'm just not a mahogany guy. The Air Norton S™ is the Strat® replacement version of the full-size Air Norton™. Dimarzio Super DIstortion DP100 black. Gretchen Menn for DiMarzio PAF 59 Neck and Bridge pickups. yeah, i LOVE it in the neck. The Air Norton is a very fat sounding neck pickup. Petrucci used them for forever in the neck of his ibanez guitars. × It was originally designed as the Air version of the Norton for use as a bridge pickup, but it was soon found out to be an extremely good neck pickup. Buy It Now. See the gear Alex (@guitarist6494) uses in their Guitar Gear: kit The Titan would probably be your best bet on the Dimarzio side since it's tailored for modern tones and won't fall apart on the low F. The Dominion comes in a close second place IMO. It's a smooth voiced pickup with medium output. Dimarzio Air Norton DP193. I liked this pickup for a while, I should say. Free shipping. £69. :poke::poke::poke::poke::poke: Yeah...the combo I use is: PAF-Pro 7 in neck, Air Norton 7 in bridge. After a whole lot of playing on the bridge pickup (in this case, the DiMarzio Super Distortion T), the Air Norton gets the spotlight at 2:45, when he … If you've heard John Petrucci's lead tone, this is that tone. Free shipping within Germany for ... DiMarzio DP193 Air Norton Humbucker Pic kup Black, F Spacing . The tone is deep and warm, but not muddy. Id like to change them around to see what its like. I do super low chugga-chugga type stuff and I love the sound. Dimarzio Air Classic Neck DP190 F Spaced ... 349, 00 PLN. In the bridge position, the sound is medium output with solid lows and biting harmonics. Really good blend of humbucker thickness and single coil clarity. I really want hum cancellation. We thought it would make a distinctive-sounding bridge pickup with high-gain amps, but we soon discovered that it’s a radically neat neck pickup, too. i'd like to try out that Blaze custom sometime. DiMarzio has a staff that will take your call and help you find a pickup. Take a good look at the bottom of the slugs on an AIRed pickup. I also coil tap this setup and I almost like the single coil sound better. Re: Dimarzio Air Classics vs PAF 36th anniversary sets The Air Classics also stray away from standard PAF tone with the Airing technology. I wouldnt recomend it unless you want a very light sounding jazz pickup or somthing of that nature. Cookies help us improve performance, enhance user experience and deliver our services.   You cannot paste images directly. The Air norton in the neck, was phenomenal and the air zone was also great. To be totally honest that SD was one of the worst sounding pick ups i … Hi all so I’m new here and would like to get some thoughts on three pickups I’m gonna put in a new Strat build (my first) I talked to DiMarzio and they recommended these I play mostly classic rock blues and jazz. It was horrible. S$89.00. Norton® might be our most versatile bridge pickup. Dimarzio Evolution Neck DP158 black. This list does not represent the full range of DiMarzio pickups. Powered by Invision Community. Out Of Stock. this mic is melodious and fantastic clear sound in the neck position. × I don't like those at all - it was as if they combined everything that I don't like about single coils and everything that I don't like about humbuckers in one package. DiMarzio F-spaced Air Norton Neck & Tone Zone Bridge Humbucker Set Black/Creme 5 out of 5 stars (4) 4 product ratings - DiMarzio F-spaced Air Norton Neck & Tone Zone Bridge … HumanFuseBen, February 22, 2010 in Amps. The stock pickup was 490T, and it was overly bright and had a thin sound. - A micro versatile: it sounds as good or handle mounted rack, its clear that its full. That distance attenuates high frequencies and make a weaker pickup.   Your previous content has been restored. 349, 00 PLN. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account. The Air Norton™ started out simply to be the Airbucker™ version of the Norton®. I have another Air Norton 7 in the mail... i was planning on putting it in the neck of my RG7421, but i am very curious to hear what it would sound like in the bridge instead! You might not even need to use more gain, but more volume would be nice. any other input from anyone? Dimarzio Air Classic Neck DP190.   Your link has been automatically embedded. Really, I thought it was the other way around, severely weaker than a paf. The DiMarzio Air Norton is probably one of the more famous pickups in their line, thanks in part to John Petrucci and Ibanez using them throughout most of the J-Custom line. Upload or insert images from URL. Compared to the Air Zone, probably my favorite Dimarzio, the AT-1 is more present. DiMarzio Air Norton F Spaced DP193 Zebra. For DiMarzio/Ibanez pickups, see DiMarzio IBZ pickups. The Air Norton™ started out simply to be the Airbucker™ version of the Norton®. I use to have a love/hate thing with the Seymour Duncan JB, but I replaced it with a Norton and never looked back. i do not like the regular Blaze very much, though. If you are into that, it's a very cool, although non traditional lead sound. 299, 00 PLN. My axe is an Ibanez J-Custom, currently has Air Norton in the neck and Tone Zone in the bridge. DiMarzio is an American company that specializes in producing a wide range of guitar pickups. If you're playing high gain amps than lower output pickups are really the way to go. In the bridge position, the sound is medium output with solid lows and biting harmonics. Am I going to run any problems if I reconfigure my pickups this way? £54.14. Watch; Get the guaranteed best price on Humbucker Pickups like the DiMarzio DP160 Norton Bridge Guitar Pickup at Musician's Friend. Note: Your post will require moderator approval before it will be visible. I used in my Strat style guitar in bridge position, as the original, full size Air Norton humbucker was designed for. to the product. The tone is deep and warm, but not muddy. You can try it here with 250K controls, or a 500K volume and 250K tone to fatten the highs up a little. DiMarzio thought it would make a distinctive-sounding bridge pickup with high-gain amps, but we soon discovered that it’s a radically neat neck pickup, too. 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