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Bronco Bass Mod... Which pickup?

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by tdub0199, May 12, 2010.

  1. tdub0199


    Mar 4, 2010
    Atlanta, Ga.
    My 10 year old son has a Bronco bass and I was wondering what would be a great pickup to put in it?
  2. xaxxat

    xaxxat Supporting Member

    Oct 31, 2008
  3. ebonalley


    May 17, 2010
    This is what I found but no one has answered my reply for consensus:
    Any recommendation on the best pick up mod? After screening the threads I've come up with:
    1) Stock pu with new pot and drop capacitator
    2) Seymour Duncan Hotrails
    3) Seymour Duncan Quarter Pounder P-Bass
    4) Dimarzio ProTrack
    5) GFS Lipstick
    6) EMG Select Strat
    I'm going to look at prices now. I'm looking for the best bang for the buck. Thanks
  4. mongo2


    Feb 17, 2008
    Da Shaw
    I've tried several pickups on my Broncos but I wound up going back to the original factory pickup. I found I liked the "'51 P bass" like tone I get with it.
  5. ebonalley


    May 17, 2010
    Are you stock all the way now or do you recommend any additional mods (i.e. new pots, capacitator etc...)
  6. mongo2


    Feb 17, 2008
    Da Shaw
    Full stock.
  7. dmc again

    dmc again

    May 14, 2006
    Elloree, SC
    I personally love the quarter pounders... so if you're looking to replace the pickup, I'd go with that.
  8. mellowgerman


    Jan 23, 2008
    Orlando, FL
    +1 on the GFS lipstick pickup
  9. ebonalley


    May 17, 2010
    Excuse by nubbie knowledge but I heard that that the GFS Lipstick can be "low powered" Any concerns related to that?
  10. xaxxat

    xaxxat Supporting Member

    Oct 31, 2008
    It can be had at 4.9k, 6k and 8k. The 8k should be hot enough.

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