Genuine Gibson Accessories For Maximum Performance!
Put a slightly hotter Alnico V magnet into a specially wound coil combination, and you get the 498T "Hot Alnico." With its higher output and emphasis on mid-ranges and highs, the 498T is the perfect rock pickup. Available with chrome, gold or nickel covers, or open coils, the 498T comes with four conductor shielded wiring for series/parallel/split coil variations.
There are dozens of manufacturers out there that are building replacement parts and accessories for Gibson guitars. If you're planning to keep your Gibson guitar for a while, it just makes perfect sense to buy your parts from Sweetwater. We carry the full line of genuine Gibson parts.
By using only authentic Gibson parts and accessories, you'll end up with a guitar that's going to maintain its value for decades to come. If you love your Les Paul, your ES-335 or ES-175, you'll be assured of having a guitar that will hold its value for dozens of years. In many cases, even so-called Guitar experts are fooled, as the parts are indistinguishable from the "real thing!"
Use only genuine Gibson parts if you want your guitar"investment" to maintain its value, while at the same time feeling and playing like a new instrument!
Bridge position pickup
Hotter Alnico V magnet in a specially wound coil combination
Model:498T Hot Alnico Pickup - Bridge 4-Conductor