Bartolini ID help

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by Kelly Coyle, Oct 30, 2005.

  1. Kelly Coyle

    Kelly Coyle Supporting Member

    Nov 16, 2004
    Mankato, MN
    I have a pair of Bartolini pickups I bought from somebody here a while ago, and I don't need them, so I'd like to sell them, but I don't know much about them, so can anybody tell me anything? (holy run-on sentence!) They are 5 string pickups, marked 85p25m-t and 78p25m-b, and I think they were originally on a Dingwall. I'm just looking for enough information that I can list them honestly in the classifieds.
  2. murphy

    murphy Supporting Member

    May 5, 2004
    Toronto, Canada
    The P2 refers to the size and shape model...Check out
    85 and 78 are probably the string to string mm coverage maximum.
    -t is treble or bridge pickup and -b is the neck or bass pickup
    p is probably pbass type magnet layout
    25m is probably the code for Dingwall custom model order
    I hope this is helpful