I use EMG-HZ which are a passive pickup...not like the EMG 81's which are an active pickup.
I tend to stay away from active pickups ...they always sound to dry for my liking.
Have a search of Ebay and see if you can find some EMG-HZ.
The ULTIMATE les paul replacement pickup is the Duncan Seth Lover.
Stop by the Tokai forums and have a look around.
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Kewl..I collect Made in Japan axes....I own two Tokai...a clownburst from 1985 with EMG's in it and a White SG I just got a hold of.
Also own a Maya flying Vee,a John Petrucci model Music man and a Legacy Explorer with EMG's in it as well.
Nice to meet a fellow muso
Are they Epi Lesters you have in your avatar pic mate?
Look like a fine pair of bursts
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