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  1. EMG Geezer Butler Signature P Bass Pickup Set EMG Geezer Butler Signature P Bass Pickup Set
    $99.00
    MSRP:
    $199.99 (save 51%)
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    $92.07
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    DiMarzio DP120 Model One Bass Humbucker Pickup DiMarzio DP120 Model One Bass Humbucker Pickup
    DiMarzio DP120 Model One Bass Humbucker Pickup

    By combining the Model One LF pickup as the "woofer" with a split P, DiMarzio Model P, or DiMarzio Model J as...

    $89.99
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    $129.99 (save 31%)
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    Basslines SCPB-3 Quarter-Pound Single-Coil P-Bass Pickup Basslines SCPB-3 Quarter-Pound Single-Coil P-Bass Pickup
    Basslines SCPB-3 Quarter-Pound Single-Coil P-Bass Pickup

    High output, true single-coil.

    $57.95
    MSRP:
    $83.00 (save 30%)
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  4. Aguilar AG 4J-HC Bass Pickup Set Aguilar AG 4J-HC Bass Pickup Set
    $189.00
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    $249.00 (save 24%)
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    DiMarzio DP127 Split P Replacement Pickup for Fender P Bass DiMarzio DP127 Split P Replacement Pickup for Fender P Bass
    DiMarzio DP127 Split P Replacement Pickup for Fender P Bass

    Widen the sound of your gear with a Split P pickup. Each half of this unique double-blade P-style pickup is a...

    Starting at $84.99
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    $129.99 (save 29%)
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    Fender P Bass Bridge Cover Fender P Bass Bridge Cover
    Fender P Bass Bridge Cover

    Original factory equipment to restore your Precision Bass.

    $17.99
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    $22.99 (save 22%)
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  3. Lace Alumitone Bass Bar 4.0 5-String Lace Alumitone Bass Bar 4.0 5-String
    Lace Alumitone Bass Bar 4.0 5-String

    These are 4.0" pickups for a 5-string bass from Lace's environmentally friendly Alumitone series.

    $112.00
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    $159.99 (save 30%)
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    Fender Custom Shop '60s J-Bass Pickup Set Fender Custom Shop '60s J-Bass Pickup Set
    Fender Custom Shop '60s J-Bass Pickup Set

    If you took the best selling bass in the world and over-wound the pickups for more punch, mid-range, bass and...

    $159.99
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    $199.99 (save 20%)
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    EMG P-X Active Bass Pickup Set EMG P-X Active Bass Pickup Set
    EMG P-X Active Bass Pickup Set

    The P-X Active Bass Pickup Set offers increased headroom with an organic and open tone while maintaining the...

    $109.00
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    $139.99 (save 22%)
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  2. DiMarzio Ultra Jazz Bass Prewired Pickup Set DiMarzio Ultra Jazz Bass Prewired Pickup Set
    DiMarzio Ultra Jazz Bass Prewired Pickup Set

    Easy to install to make lows deeper, highs more percussive, and the mid-range round but not muddy.

    $199.99
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    $269.99 (save 26%)
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    $159.99
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    EMG PHZ Passive Electric Bass Guitar Pickup EMG PHZ Passive Electric Bass Guitar Pickup
    EMG PHZ Passive Electric Bass Guitar Pickup

    Side-by-side setup with ceramic magnet and steel core for fatter tone. Direct replacement for all Fender and...

    $89.00
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    $109.99 (save 19%)
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    Fender Replacement J Bass Bridge Cover Fender Replacement J Bass Bridge Cover
    Fender Replacement J Bass Bridge Cover

    Restore your J Bass® to its full authentic glory.

    $23.99
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    Joe Barden Pickups J-Style 4 String Bass Pickup Set Joe Barden Pickups J-Style 4 String Bass Pickup Set
    Joe Barden Pickups J-Style 4 String Bass Pickup Set

    Maintains authentic J-Bass tone and character but with extended frequency response and articulation.

    $284.95
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    $325.00 (save 12%)
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    DiMarzio Split P Bass Pre-Wired Pickguard DiMarzio Split P Bass Pre-Wired Pickguard
    DiMarzio Split P Bass Pre-Wired Pickguard

    The DiMarzio Split P™ pre-wired pickguard is EQ'd to expand the range of your bass by extending both low- and...

    $169.99
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    $219.99 (save 23%)
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  3. Seymour Duncan SPB-4 Steve Harris Signature P-Bass Pickup Seymour Duncan SPB-4 Steve Harris Signature P-Bass Pickup
    $79.95
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    $114.00 (save 30%)
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  4. Aguilar AG 4J-60 4-String Bass Pickup Set Aguilar AG 4J-60 4-String Bass Pickup Set
    Aguilar AG 4J-60 4-String Bass Pickup Set

    Modeled after a mid-'60s single coil Jazz Bass pickup.

    $159.00
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    $199.00 (save 20%)
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    Bartolini 8S P-Bass Pickup Bartolini 8S P-Bass Pickup
    Bartolini 8S P-Bass Pickup

    Adds depth and smooth tone.

    $109.99
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    $141.00 (save 22%)
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    Fender Precision Bass Pickup Cover Fender Precision Bass Pickup Cover
    $14.99
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    $15.99 (save 6%)
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  3. Fender Original Jazz Bass Pickup Set Fender Original Jazz Bass Pickup Set
    $119.99
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    $149.99 (save 20%)
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    Basslines SJ5-3S Quarter-Pounder Pickup for 5-String Jazz Bass Set Basslines SJ5-3S Quarter-Pounder Pickup for 5-String Jazz Bass Set
    Basslines SJ5-3S Quarter-Pounder Pickup for 5-String Jazz...

    This is a high-output true single-coil pickup set for 5-string bass guitar. Recommended for blues, classic...

    $124.99
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    $179.00 (save 30%)
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Being able to customize your bass is just one of the benefits of modern instrument design. Manufacturers have made it relatively easy to switch out pickups in order to allow the bassist to upgrade or experiment with different styles. Since these little devices have a big impact on your bass tone, it’s a good idea to ensure yours is operating just the way you want it. The two main types of bass pickups are magnetic and piezoelectric or ‘piezo’ for short. Both respond differently to the bass’ vibrations so examining their differences is key to figuring out what you want. Magnetic pickups like the EMG JVX Bass Pickup Set and the Fender Custom Shop 60s J-bass option use interior magnets to absorb the string vibrations and transmit them to your amp. These typically are installed under the strings but do not make contact. The magnetic force is very effective in transmitting not only your bass tone but the powerful vibration behind it. Piezo pickups like the Dtar Bass Soundspot pickup operate by using crystals to absorb the bass vibrations and are often mounted either under the saddle or on the bridge. You’ll often find the piezo styled pickups paired with the standard magnetic option and a preamp. They work using direct contact so the result is more precise which is why these are considered to be higher end. Different pickup designs also can have an impact on your bass tone. Single coil pickups like the Basslines AJB-5 Active bass pickup are known to have a distinct hum and offer a bright and clear tone. Jazz bass pickups like the Joe Barden J-style line are still considered single coil and are also one of the more common options for jazz player since they are considered to have a ‘fat’ and punchy tone. Humbuckers, like the Dimarzio DP120 Model One do away with the hum that single coil pickups are known for, giving you a clean and warm tone. Soap bar pickups on the other hand, like the Lace Alumintone Bass Bar have a more modern feel with the tightly sealed construction and tendency to be used with 5 or 6 stringed bass guitars. They have a crystal clear tone that is ready to be manipulated by your pedal board. Your bass tone is only as good as the pickup that registers it. When you want to be able to create a signature sound, finding a bass pickup that pairs perfectly and makes your carefully chosen bass sound even better is ideal. The array of options available gives you the opportunity to try out different pickups and change it up any time you want.

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