thumb bass replacement suggestions???

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by zender976, Aug 12, 2000.

  1. zender976


    Aug 12, 2000
    i just bought a warwick thumb bass (which i adore!!) awhile ago and was considering upgrading the pickups, they came with Seymour Duncan Active J-Bass Pickups...anybody have any suggestions??? thanks!

    btw...kinda going for a deeper growl, sweet and dark tone

    [Edited by zender976 on 08-12-2000 at 05:32 PM]
  2. Speedbird

    Speedbird Supporting Member

    Jul 10, 2000
    Northern Virginia
    I tried a lot of combinations. My favorite is Lane Poor p/u with Bartolini NTMB 3bnd eq. It's very flexible and even at 15db boost it's noiseless.
  3. zender976


    Aug 12, 2000
    THANKS SPEEDBIRD!!!! anybody have any positive/negative feedback on the stock MECS? any info would be appreciated!!!!thanks