OPB-3 vs Bart NMTB (Peavey and Zon) - huge volume diff??!

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by kesslari, Dec 21, 2016.

  1. kesslari

    kesslari Groovin' with the Fusion Cats Staff Member Gold Supporting Member

    Dec 21, 2007
    Santa Cruz Mtns, California
    Lark in the Morning Instructional Videos; Audix Microphones
    My main player is a Zon - bartolini pups and pre.
    I just picked up a Peavey TL-5 loaded with an Aguilar OPB-3 pre and the pv SuperFerrite pups.

    The Zon is way, way, WAY louder.
    Is that typical?
  2. ddnidd1

    ddnidd1 Supporting Member

    The Bartolini NTMB's have gain trimpots.
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