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active or passive

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by ludwig109, Dec 24, 2005.


  1. is the sr506 active or passive. i read active eq nothing about the pickups
     
  2. Figjam

    Figjam

    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    To me that means the pickups are passive and the eq is active. I had a spector this way.
     
  3. how does this affect tone ect and
    does it still need a battery
     
  4. steve21

    steve21 Banned

    the active preamp needs a battery, yes.

    IMO it gives you sweet tone + the ability to shape it however you want. I love the SR506.
     
  5. good stuff hopeing to buy one soon. no shops round here though so buying it blind and hope for the best