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Pickups for LTD

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by redhouse13, Apr 8, 2003.

  1. redhouse13


    Apr 29, 2000
    I have a LTD B-205 with EMG-HZ. I'm looking to switch those to either Bartolini, Basslines, or Kent Armstrongs...which is best?
  2. CS Bass

    CS Bass

    Feb 18, 2003
    I've got a B-305 I'm gonna upgrade the pickups on too, I haven't decided on which ones either.
  3. rockbassist1087

    rockbassist1087 Guest

    Nov 29, 2002
    Long Island, NY
    Depends what tone your looking for. Bartolinis will give you a more natural sound of bass. Not as punchy as EMGs, but bassier IMO. Basslines sound more like EMGs, good slap tone and punch. I've never used Kent Armstrongs, so can't help ya there.