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81X Humbucker Pickup
by EMG


Currently out of Stock



The EMG 81X Humbucker tweaks the standard 81 with their X Series preamp for more headroom, clarity and dynamic range. The 81X uses powerful ceramic magnets and close aperture coils, the tone was designed with detailed intensity, incredible amounts of high end cut and fluid sustain. Traditionally used in the bridge position of your guitar, the 81X makes your leads slice right through even the densest mix. The EMG 81X pickup features their solderless system for quick and easy installation, it comes with everything you need including a 25k volume pot, active tone control, stereo output jack, battery connector and all required connector wires.


X Series preamp for more headroom, clarity and dynamic range
Vacuum sealed in epoxy to reduce microphonic feedback and increase durability
Solderless system is quick and easy to install (all required parts included)
Active pickup requires 9V battery (over 3000 hours playing time from a 9V battery)
Made in the USA
2 Year warranty

Tech specs

DC Resistance 2 kΩ
Resonant Frequency 1.72 kHz
Magnet Type Ceramic
Manufacturer Part Number EMG-81-X Black
UPC-A 654330101519

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