Hammer/Slammer need deeper tone

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by sweems, Mar 13, 2003.

  1. sweems


    Feb 13, 2003
    Benton, AR
    I have a cheap Hammer/Slammer bass right now and instead of buying a new bass could I change pickups and get a deeper tone out of it. It now sounds almost like a deep guitar. I like a real deep sound, is it going to happen with this bass. I have tried different amps and it just isn't there.

  2. Ben Mishler

    Ben Mishler

    Jan 22, 2003
    San Jose
    Try pickups that are geared to a more vintage sound, like Seymour Duncan Antiquity pickups. I think those would cover the sound you want, as I understand it.