Reader Question: Gibson 57 Classic Humbucker Problem Sounds

Gibson 57 Classic humbuckerIf your Gibson 57 Classic Humbucker produces a thin, humming sound, perhaps it’s the wiring.

A reader has asked about problem sounds with his Gibson 57 Classic Humbucker.

Sven Writes:

I have a Gibson 57 Classic Humbucker, which has a really high output of 9K!! and it’s NOT a classic+, which I know. I installed it by itself in the bridge position, with the selector on treble, and it sounds thin, very quiet, and is humming slightly. What could be wrong?
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