'97 Fender MIA Standard P Pups vs. SD SPB-2s (Hot for P-Bass Pups)

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by Barnabus, Sep 3, 2004.

  1. Barnabus


    Oct 7, 2003
    I was considering replacing the pickups in my MIA P bass with the SD SPB-2 after reading some very positive comments about them.

    Does anyone have any experience with both of these? I know the Fender pup is pretty solid but am curious as to how the SD pup compares to it tonally. Any insight would be appreciated.
  2. luknfur


    Jan 14, 2004

    You might read the Dimento P experiment in this forum (glad I did). So much for memory.

    Regardless, for balance, blend, and flexibility, good Fender P's hard to beat. Probably the most recorded bass sound in history.