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ACTIVE Vs. PASSIVE?

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by TheCB, Dec 20, 2005.


  1. TheCB

    TheCB

    Dec 19, 2005
    ill make it simple, i play mostley funk nd slapping n that wit a little jazz n rock on th side im thinkin of gettin a new bass so wots th difference and ne reccommendations?
     
  2. JMX

    JMX Vorsprung durch Technik

    Sep 4, 2000
    Cologne, Germany
    Get a bass that has both options, or make sure you like the sound of the active EQ. A good passive setup can sound better than a cheap active EQ.
    You can also upgrade most passive basses later, e.g. with a J-Retro.