Looking for Single Pup Passive Bass

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by CJK84, Jan 6, 2005.


  1. Brendan

    Brendan

    Jun 18, 2000
    Austin, TX
    No, two seperate sets of winding.

    It's to cancel the 60 cycle hum that most single coil (jazz) pickups have. By placing them staggered like that, it creates a humcancelling effect (hence the term humbucker). So, you have two components, yes, but one sound, one output; which is why P basses have a single volume pot.
     
  2. CJK84

    CJK84

    Jan 22, 2004
    Maria Stein, OH
    Thanks Brendan - that's a good explanation.
     
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