best pups for a Modulus quantum

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by Yamarc, Nov 20, 2002.

  1. Yamarc


    Jun 25, 2002
    Northville, MI
    I am wondering what the best pup(s) for a MOdulus Q5 is? Any ideas? post away...,
  2. Eric Moesle

    Eric Moesle

    Sep 21, 2001
    Columbus OH
    Its a matter of personal preference. On my Q6, I had Bartolini's and I HATED the sound of my friend's with EMG's, his sounded sterile to me. Bartolini's are known for being warm, well-rounded pickups.

    I never had the pleasure of trying a quantum-series bass with Lane Poor pickups, though. I've heard nothing but great things about them (until they went out of business . . .)
  3. vanselus


    Sep 20, 2000
    Boulder, CO
    I second the Lane Poor vote. They sound amazing with a Modulus. Bartolini's "warmth" sounds more to me like enhanced midrange & I don't care for it. My second choice behind LP would be AERO.