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Check out some Audioslave stuff... Alot of it was actually done on a strat with basically the same setup (P/U wise), only Tom has Noiseless pups in the Neck/Middle....

So yes, only if you use the Middle and Neck p/u. Obviously, a wannabe humbucker aint a single.
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