The '59 is Seymour Duncan's take on the celebrated "Patent Applied For" humbucker, and its wound on the very same Leesona Model 102 winding machine that produced the early P.A.F. humbuckers. The output is vintage, and the tone is clear and crystalline.
This is basically a "built-in" version of the Benedetto® S-Series. It maintains the same natural acoustic qualities of the instrument. According to Bob Benedetto, this pickup is "the best sounding jazz pickup I've ever heard. There isn't even a close second."