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ACG vs. East Preamp vs. Flexcore? Looking for versatile preamp

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by Lucas Redekop, Nov 4, 2013.


  1. Lucas Redekop

    Lucas Redekop

    Jul 21, 2011
    I like the sound of my Ibanez SR506, but seeing as it's my main bass and I play a lot of different music, I'd like to upgrade the pre to something that will give me a much larger tonal palette.
    I'm looking for any comments on any of the preamps I've already mentioned as well as other ideas for what I'm looking for, price isn't a huge issue. Thanks! :bassist:
     
  2. bkbirge

    bkbirge

    Jun 25, 2000
    Houston, TX
    Endorsing Artist: Steak n Shake
    I'm pretty happy with the ACG EQ-01 I just installed in one of my basses. About as versatile as it is possible to get I suppose. Lots of knerbs...
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  3. I put Mike Pope with H/L mids and act/pass sw love it
     
  4. modder5s4s

    modder5s4s Supporting Member

    Oct 30, 2013
    Cincinnati, OH
    I put a flexcor in my fender while keeping the N3 Jazz pickups. It took the overall sound to the next level. Volume-tone, blend, bass-treble, high mid-low mid, active-passive switch has given me great versatility and clarity. Here is a link to some different preamps and pickup configurations and how they sound.

    http://www.youtube.com/user/elguitars?feature=watch
     
  5. I did a vol-act/pas, vol, bass-treb, hi-lo mid, pass tone-coil tap
     

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