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Help ID pickups on Lakland JO5

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by Musicphan, Jan 14, 2012.


  1. Musicphan

    Musicphan

    Oct 11, 2008
    I'm not sure if I should post here or in the bass section...

    I have a 2009 Skyline JO5 and I'm trying to identify what type of pickups are installed. It was purchased in early 2010 so I assumed they were the Lakland OEM pickups. However now that I have confirmed its an 09' I wonder if they are Fralins... Is there any way to tell?

    Thanks - mike
     
  2. Musicphan

    Musicphan

    Oct 11, 2008
    They are passive, no preamp
     
  3. mixx80

    mixx80

    Nov 2, 2009
    Nashville
    Endorsing Artist:Lakland Basses
    To the very best of my knowledge Lakland changed over at the end if 2007-08 my basses a JO5 and a DJ both have Lakland pickups and there ages are 07and 08
     
  4. Musicphan

    Musicphan

    Oct 11, 2008
    Thanks Mixx.. is there any physical way to determine if they are Laklands?
     
  5. narud

    narud Supporting Member

    Mar 15, 2001
    santa maria,california
    the lakland pickups should have red and black leads on one pickup and green and black on the other iirc. the fralins would be cloth. just pop the control plate off!
     

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