Bartolini 5 string pups and what preamp?

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by mike_odonovan, Jan 20, 2005.

  1. I have built my own bass want to put 2 humbuckers in it with an active preamp. i would ideally like to find someone who will be able to make me some custom pole piece humbuckers to fit but is this possible? is it rediculously expensive?

    should i just go with Barts? anyone got experience of just putting them in a custom bass ie. not in the original music man position?

    and what preamp? should i just go with a standard bart one? or get a proper music man preamp? which will suit better?

    not really chasing an authentic MM tone just wanted somethin different from my jazz bass.

  2. Doug Parent

    Doug Parent Supporting Member

    May 31, 2004
    San Diego, Ca.
    Dealer Nordstrand Pickups.
    Contact Aero pickups in San Diego county. He'll make anything you want.