Skyline 55-01 pickups

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by dirk, Aug 2, 2002.

  1. dirk


    Apr 6, 2000
    Memphis, TN
    I've been gassing for a 5 here lately and I love the P-bass tone. I know the Lakland Skylines have the Bartolini MK1 spit-coil humbuckers. Is this the same magnet structure as a P-bass? If so, can any owners tell me if the neck pup alone w/ the bass in passive mode sounds at all like a P? Thanks.

  2. Kurt M.

    Kurt M.

    Dec 11, 2001
    Reading, PA

    I'm also jonezing for a Lakland (I think). Anyway, I can't answer your question. But, I did call Lakland today and spoke with Dan concerning the 55-02. Those guys will answer your questions and they KNOW their product. So give them a call.
  3. dougray

    dougray Supporting Member

    Apr 16, 2002
    western maryland