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Unique P/U Configuration Gallery

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by ttmnky, Apr 15, 2009.


  1. ttmnky

    ttmnky

    Nov 12, 2007
    As I read more and more, it seems like many of us have stuck with tried and true pickup configurations: Single P, PJ, M, MM, JJ, etc.

    Have you guys ever stumbled across some very unique P/U set-ups, or even had the chance of owning one of these?

    I would say that P/MM from Delano is one of the more unique ones, but the most amazing for me would be sleepy_monkey's Frankenjazz (J/P/MM).

    So, let's get some pictures of unique P/U configurations!
     
  2. pharaohamps

    pharaohamps Commercial User

    May 30, 2006
    Garner, NC
    Owner, Disaster Area Designs / Alexander Pedals
    How 'bout Berry Oakley's "Tractor?"

    tractor2.

    Hagstrom Bi-Sonic in the middle, then the neck Jazz pickup moved back to the bridge area. Love it.
     
  3. Did I hear my name? :D

    Thanks for the props! I will resurrect that thread with my bass in it as soon as I get some sound clips up....school, work, and music have been keeping me too busy.

    franken6.

    franken7.
     
  4. RickenBoogie

    RickenBoogie

    Jul 22, 2007
    Dallas, TX
    Love the colors on that bass.
     
  5. I have been tinkering with selling it...but not sure. I REALLY want to get a Modulus VJ....

    :bag:
     
  6. ttmnky

    ttmnky

    Nov 12, 2007
    Sleepy Monkey, the more I see your bass, the more I want it for myself.

    Is it the "Avocado Bass," or the "Watermelon Bass" though?

    The Tractor is pretty awesome. I wonder how the "Neck" Jazz pickup sounds there... probably just made it into a MM styled Humbucker?

    Another config to ponder on is the Billy Sheehan Attitude Bass.
     
  7. vene-nemesis

    vene-nemesis Banned

    Jul 17, 2003
    Bilbao EspaƱa
    Italia modulo bass!

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  8. Not sure if it is Avocado Bass or Watermelon....Avomelon?
     
  9. ttmnky

    ttmnky

    Nov 12, 2007
    Watacado, maybe?

    Are the PUPs in the Italia Modulo just run-of-the-mill lipstick Pups? It would be interesting to hear what it sounds like. I really like the retro vibe of the bass.

    Keep those pictures coming!
     

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