nothing to gain

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by Davidoc, Aug 21, 2001.

  1. Davidoc

    Davidoc Guest

    Sep 2, 2000
    Northern VA and JMU
    I have a yamaha rbx260 with a bartolini 8s pickup. My gain is very low. Is there a way to increase your bass's gain without raising pickups? My pickups sound bad when their anything but really low.

    Would getting an emg btc control help?
  2. steinbergerxp2

    steinbergerxp2 Guest

    Jul 11, 2001
    I kinda doubt the BTC would do it, but you could run into an external EQ pedal set "flat" or a Sansamp; either of which give you an extra gain stage before your amp.
  3. Bruce Lindfield

    Bruce Lindfield Unprofessional TalkBass Contributor Gold Supporting Member In Memoriam

    Or some sort of outboard preamp - lke the Sadowsky, Aguilar or Fodera ones.