1. Please take 30 seconds to register your free account to remove most ads, post topics, make friends, earn reward points at our store, and more!  
     
    TalkBass.com has been uniting the low end since 1998.  Join us! :)

Which P pup am I looking for?

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by basss, Jan 27, 2006.


  1. basss

    basss Supporting Member

    Aug 27, 2001
    NY
    Thinking about replacing the stock pickup in my '97 MIA P-bass. I can get pretty close to what I want with this pup but the upper mids are a little too "grindy" for me. When I dial this out there is not enough clarity. Is there something out there with smoother upper mids/highs? I would like to keep the round bottom and growly low mids - I just want less of the grindy rock thing. I want to be able to dial in upper mids without sounding like Mike Dirnt.
     
  2. McHack

    McHack

    Jul 29, 2003
    Central Ohio!
    You might try the Bartolini 8CBP. Its nice & airy on the top, but still has a big bottom.
     
  3. plexibass

    plexibass

    Jun 30, 2005
    kent armstrong makes great replacement pups for p basses. i put some in a friends pbass and he loves them.

    kentarmstrong.com