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Looking for Alembic Pickups

Discussion in 'Luthier's Corner' started by geddyfan, Aug 5, 2005.

  1. I'm thinking about building an Alembic style bass.Does anyone know where I might get some pickups and pre amp if this comes about?Any help would be appriciated.Thanks Brian
  2. Geoff St. Germaine

    Geoff St. Germaine Commercial User

  3. A9X


    Dec 27, 2003
    Sinny, Oztraya
    Alembic will sell you all the pickups individually if you ask them nicely, except the Series single coils, unless they're replacements. Susan told me on the phone a while back that they much prefer to sell the pickups including the electronics package as it makes it easier for people to add them into a custom, or a mod job, and get a successful result. The AXY'x are a little lower in output than some other aftermarket pickups but should integrate OK into most decent preamps OK.
  4. JSPguitars


    Jan 12, 2004
    Grass Valley