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bartolini in my fender

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by Bass_Boi, Aug 13, 2003.

  1. Bass_Boi


    Aug 12, 2003
    i might get bartolini pickups and put them in my fender jazz bass...first i wanna kno if i should and also i wanna kno w hat the cons and pros are...thx
  2. Figjam


    Aug 5, 2003
    Boston, MA
    I think you should. Way more pro's then con's. I think those are the best replacement pickups for a fender jazz, sound better then EMGs for that bass.
  3. BillyB_from_LZ

    BillyB_from_LZ Supporting Member

    Sep 7, 2000
    You can also search for user reviews at http://www.bgra.net and http://www.harmonycentral.com

    A few years ago, Bass Player did a J pup shootout for 4 string pups. That might be a good place to look too.

    What don't you like about the pups that are in your Jazz now? Once you have an idea of the tone that you're looking for, selecting replacements should be a lot easier...and we'll know whether our selection might work for you if we have/had similar tonal goals.

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