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DiMarzio The Chopper Single Coil Humbucker - Black


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DiMarzio DP184 The Chopper™ Twin Blade Pickup

The Chopper™ is the louder, punchier brother of the Fast Track 1™.

More power is concentrated in the mids and low end for a bigger sound with more crunch. It shares the same side-by-side coils and twin-blade construction as the Fast Track 1™, so there are no misaligned poles or string-pull problems. DiMarzio originally designed it as a bridge pickup to combine with The Cruiser® and Fast Track 1™, but it’s also a good neck pickup when you’ve got a hot humbucker in the bridge position.

Recommended For

All positions

Tech Talk

The sound of The Chopper™ is a cross between a single-coil and a full-size humbucker, with more body than the single and more clarity than the HB. Excellent choice to fatten tone and increase power of Strat® bridge position, where it can be part of a matched set with 2 Fast Track 1™ pickups or Fast Track 1™ neck and The Cruiser® (DP187) (middle).


Wiring: 4 Conductor
Magnet: Ceramic
Output mV: 260
DC Resistance: 9.16 Kohm
Year of Introduction: 1994

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Stratocaster Pickups
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