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EMG P-X Active Bass Pickup Set Black

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The EMG P-X Active Bass Pickup features ceramic magnets coupled with short, squat coils and is powered by a newly designed preamp. The tone is endowe...Click To Read More About This Product

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Increased headroom with an organic and open tone.

The EMG P-X Active Bass Pickup features ceramic magnets coupled with short, squat coils and is powered by a newly designed preamp. The tone is endowed with high-end articulation, warmth, and incredible low-end punch, all with less noise and more signal. Countless pros use this EMG pickup because they find it has a natural presence, powerful lows, punchy midrange, and superior definition. The EMG P-X covers a wide sonic palette of classic and modern bass sounds. Give it a try and experience why the "X" factor is exciting players all around the world.

The complete replacement pickup set includes: EMG's exclusive solderless Quik-Connect system; solid shaft volume/active tone control set, output jack, battery clip set, adjustment screws.

FEATURES
  • EMG's exclusive Solderless Quik-Connect system Includes:
  • Split shaft volume/active tone control set
  • Output jack
  • Battery clip set
  • Screws & springs

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EMGP-X Active Bass Pickup Set
 
5.0

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5.0

Greatness!

By Nate Maxwell

from Undisclosed

Comments about EMG P-X Active Bass Pickup Set:

Fantastic pickups! Sounds amazing live and even more gorgeous in the studio. Swift and easy setup and its ready to go in 5 minutes. Only flaw to this system is that you need to make a spot for the battery to fit in. I had to take a Dremel to the body in order to fit the battery into my P Bass body.

 
5.0

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By Bassfreak

from florida

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      Comments about EMG P-X Active Bass Pickup Set:

      Great pickups!!! Comes with everything you need to install. The sound is robust and powerfull. Very high quality.

       
      5.0

      WOW.

      By Skwarkey

      from Erlanger, KY

      About Me Experienced

      Pros

      • Good Quality
      • Huge Sound
      • Improves Sound

      Cons

      • Dremel Out A Battery Slot

      Best Uses

      • Main Gigging Bass

      Comments about EMG P-X Active Bass Pickup Set:

      You will cut right through the mix with these pickups. Massive improvement over stock passive pickups. WOW. Great buy.

       
      5.0

      Smokes the competition

      By Dustin

      from Charlottesville Va

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      Pros

      • Crystal Clear
      • Good Quality
      • Improves Sound

      Cons

      • Wiring Can Be Tricky

      Best Uses

      • Rock Blues Country

      Comments about EMG P-X Active Bass Pickup Set:

      A few years back I picked up a 2008 American Fender P-Bass on a whim. While, it was a fantastic instrument, I couldn't quite get the sound I wanted with the stock pickups. After heavily considering a Seymour Duncan Quarter Pounder, I decided to go the active route because of the enhanced headroom and added clarity.

      Once the pickups arrived i installed them (along with the BTC Tone System I picked up from StewMac) and I was in tonal bliss. My amp is a Markbass Little Mark Tube (But I mostly use virtual instruments inside Pro Tools) and I have to say, the combination of the pickup and amp combination is absolutely incredible.

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