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variety in my pbasses, help with the pickups

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by thelastofus, Dec 16, 2002.

  1. thelastofus

    thelastofus Guest

    Jul 3, 2002
    Bakersfield, Ca
    i have two p basses, one a 2000 american p bass, and another one is a pbass special (p and j)that doesn't have a name on the headstock but i'm sure is a fender and a very nice one at that. i'm not sure what pickups come in the americans but i like it and when i have my bass boomers on it coming through a 400+ it sounds, well i guess strong is the best word to describe it. the other bass sounds pretty similar so i want to change the pickups to something really growly to kinda mix it up a little. what are some goods pbass pickups out there? i've heard good things about the 62 fenders and the quarterpounders but i don't really know what each pick up does? any advice on which pbass pickup to use on the new pbass that sounds fat and growly? thanks.
  2. look in the pbass pup thread. Your description sounds like my Rio Grande .