Bass Pickups

E-bass pickups influence the sound of your bass decisively.

Bass Pickups
Bass Pickups
  1. 1.
    Introduction
  2. 2.
    Background info on e-basses
  3. 3.
    Active or passive - that is question.
  4. 4.
    Bass Pickups –Construction Types
  5. 5.
    Placement and Sounds
  6. 6.
    Conclusion
  7. 7.
    Hot Deals

Parameters such as the type, function and positioning of the built-in sound pickups are major infleunces on the sound and the areas of operation of e-basses.

In the following online guide, we have assembled the most important information on the topic and hope that this will provide an easy entrance for you into the wide and wonderful world of woofing. Expert advice may help to solve problems before they can even arise by buying, for example, an unsuitable instrument.

Our online guide extends over several pages - you can choose the topic most relevant to you from the index at the end of this page.

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Best rated products

  1. DiMarzio DP123BK Set

    DiMarzio DP123BK Set

    Available in several months
    £108
    £130.76
  2. EMG PJ Set

    EMG PJ Set

    Available at short notice (usually 2-5 days)
    £133
  3. Fender CS60Jazz Set

    Fender CS60­Jazz Set

    In stock
    £135
    £195.06
  4. EMG Geezer Butler PJHZ Black

    EMG Geezer Butler PJHZ Black

    In stock
    £118
  5. EMG Geezer Butler PHZ Black

    EMG Geezer Butler PHZ Black

    In stock within 1-2 weeks
    £77
  6. Seymour Duncan SPB-3

    Sey­mour Duncan SPB-3

    In stock within 3-5 weeks
    £76
  7. Fender Vintage P-Bass Pickup

    Fender Vin­tage P-Bass Pickup

    In stock
    £75
    £109.88
  8. Seymour Duncan SJB-3B BK

    Sey­mour Duncan SJB-3B BK

    In stock
    £67
  9. Artec SE-2

    Artec SE-2

    In stock
    £20.90
  10. Glockenklang 3-Band Electronic - 5 Poti

    Glock­en­k­lang 3-Band Elec­tronic - 5 Poti

    In stock
    £125
  11. Artec SE-3 Bass Electronics Set

    Artec SE-3 Bass Elec­tronics Set

    In stock
    £15.90
  12. Artec SE-2A Bass Electronic Set

    Artec SE-2A Bass Elec­tronic Set

    In stock
    £20.90
  13. Fender Original Jazz Bass PU Set

    Fender Ori­ginal Jazz Bass PU Set

    In stock
    £105
    £143.96

Top Brands

  • Lace Pickups
  • MEC
  • Lindy Fralin
  • Aguilar
  • Artec
  • Bartolini
  • Höfner
  • Darkglass
  • DiMarzio
  • Lollar
  • Fender
  • Fishman

Most popular products

  1. Fender Vintage P-Bass Bridge Cover

    Fender Vin­tage P-Bass Bridge Cover

    In stock
    £20.90
    £29.80
  2. Fender Vintage Jazz Bass Pickup Cover

    Fender Vin­tage Jazz Bass Pickup Cover

    In stock
    £13.50
    £20.43
  3. Fender Vintage P-Bass Pickup

    Fender Vin­tage P-Bass Pickup

    In stock
    £75
    £109.88
  4. EMG Geezer Butler PJHZ Black

    EMG Geezer Butler PJHZ Black

    In stock
    £118
  5. Fender P-Bass Pickup Cover

    Fender P-Bass Pickup Cover

    In stock
    £16.90
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  6. Fender Vintage Bridge Cover Jazz Bass

    Fender Vin­tage Bridge Cover Jazz Bass

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  7. Sadowsky Onboard Bass Preamp

    Sad­owsky Onboard Bass Preamp

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  8. Fender CS60Jazz Set

    Fender CS60­Jazz Set

    In stock
    £135
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  9. Seymour Duncan SMB-4A

    Sey­mour Duncan SMB-4A

    In stock
    £98
  10. EMG J Set

    EMG J Set

    In stock
    £118
  11. Fender Custom Shop 62 P-Bass Pickup

    Fender Custom Shop 62 P-Bass Pickup

    In stock
    £109
    £152.47
  12. Fender Vintage Bridge Cover 51 P-Bass

    Fender Vin­tage Bridge Cover 51 P-Bass

    In stock
    £19.50
    £22.99
  13. Glockenklang 3-Band Electronic - 5 Poti

    Glock­en­k­lang 3-Band Elec­tronic - 5 Poti

    In stock
    £125
  14. Fender Vintage P-Bass Pickup Cover

    Fender Vin­tage P-Bass Pickup Cover

    In stock
    £20.90
    £28.10
  15. Höfner H510B Diamond Pickup

    Höfner H510B Dia­mond Pickup

    In stock
    £85
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