is it my setup or pickups?

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by blurden, May 17, 2001.

  1. blurden


    May 17, 2001
    alright...i have a Ernie Ball sterling and a mim jazz bass. when i use them for slap i find that the sterling has more of a twang and the e string thumps nicely while the g string sounds a little low. when i pick up the jazz bass i notice that my e string is low and the g string rings out perfectly. is it my pickups, strings, action or my overall setup?
  2. jasonbraatz


    Oct 18, 2000
    Oakland, CA
    try adjusting your pickup height

    that's always fixed stuff like that for me.