Bartolini MK-1 pick ups Ceramic?

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by dubbroc, Sep 28, 2010.

  1. dubbroc

    dubbroc Guest

    Aug 26, 2010
    California, San Jose
    Anybody have any info on whether the Bartolini MK-1 pick ups are Ceramic or Alnico? I'm looking to get a warmer sound, and from what I been reading it seems that Ceramic has a high treble sound and Alnico is more of a warmer sound.

    Thanks for your help!
  2. Rick Auricchio

    Rick Auricchio Registered Bass Offender

    I know the MK-2 are ceramic.

    As for the tone difference, it's generally minor between the two magnet types. A little adjustment of your treble control may be all you need.
  3. dubbroc

    dubbroc Guest

    Aug 26, 2010
    California, San Jose
    Thanks for the info Rick!
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