Seymour Duncan unleashes "brutal" Wes Hauch Jupiter 6-String humbucker

(Image credit: Seymour Duncan)

Seymour Duncan first teamed up with former The Faceless guitarist Wes Hauch in 2019 for the Custom Shop Jupiter 7-String Rails bridge position pickup.

Now the company has unveiled a six-string version of the “brutal” humbucker, available for both neck and bridge positions.

The passive rails humbucker set features dual stainless-steel rail poles, a ceramic magnet and a finely tuned high output wind.

The result, according to Seymour Duncan, is a pickup pair that “delivers aggressive mid-range attack, evenly balanced string response and focused clarity.”

The Jupiter 6-String Humbucker is available for $129 for individual bridge or neck pickups or $249 for the set.

For more information, head to Seymour Duncan.

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Richard Bienstock

Rich is the co-author of the best-selling Nöthin' But a Good Time: The Uncensored History of the '80s Hard Rock Explosion. He is also a recording and performing musician, and a former editor of Guitar World magazine and executive editor of Guitar Aficionado magazine. He has authored several additional books, among them Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, the companion to the documentary of the same name.