Preamps

Best Bass Gear is proud to be able to offer you a wide array of onboard preamps for your EQ and tone shaping needs. We offer systems custom prewired in house and also wired by the manufacturer with a large selection of control configurations for almost any bass.We stock only the highest quality manufacturers including ACG, Aguilar, Bartolini, Glockenklang, John East, Mike Pope, Nordstrand, and Seymour Duncan.

  1. Bartolini 5.2AP NTMB-GFL (Fretless) Compact Preamp

    $192.00
    Bartolini 5.2 A/P NTMB-GFL (Fretless) Compact Preamp 2-Pickup 5-Knob 3-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Treb - Mid P/P - Bass
    Bartolini 5.2AP NTMB-GFL (Fretless) Compact Preamp The NTMB+FL is designed to put more focus on the mid frequencies. As such, the bass control has less range than the NTMB+F ( +/-12dB @30Hz vs. +/-15dB @30Hz). Also the treble control has...
  2. Bartolini 5.2 GFL Compact Preamp 2-Pickup 5-Knob 3-Band Vol - Bl - Treb - Mid P/P - Bass

    $184.00
    Bartolini 5.2GFL Compact Preamp
    The new Bartolini NTMB Systems have eliminated the second module and have only the single 1-3/4" x 1" x 1/2" module. There is also a weight saving on the new systems of 20 grams. Control...
  3. Prewire - Aguilar OBP-3 Preamp

    $187.00 - $213.00
    Custom pre-wired preamp
    The Aguilar OBP-3 was built from the ground up to be the ultimate source of full-bodied tone, transparency, and versatility for your bass. Three bands of boost/cut and a selectable midrange frequency provides flexibility to dial in just the...
  4. John East Uni-Pre 2-Pickup 5-Knob 3-Band Vol - Bl - Treb/Bass Stack - Mid/Mid Stack - Tone P/P A/P

    $325.00 - $350.00
    2-pickup, 3-band, 5-knob Volume - Blend - Treble/Bass Stack - Midrange/Midrange Stack - Passive Tone (Push-Pull Active/Passive)
    Uni-Pre 5 Knob 2 Pickup, 5-knob Volume Blend Treble/Bass Stack Midrange/Midrange Freq. Stack Passive Tone (Push/Pull for Active/Passive) The Uni-Pre 5 Knob is a new generation...
  5. Delano Sonar 3 2-Pickup 5-Knob 3-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Treb - Mid - Bass

    $129.00
    3-Band: 2-Pickup, 5-Knob VPP A/P - Bl - Treb - Mid - Bass
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Blend Treble Mid Bass Description Scaling new heights in perfecting the tonal capabilities of magnetic pickups, the Delano...
  6. Delano Sonar 3MS 2-Pickup 5-Knob 3-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Treb - Mid - Bass

    $156.00
    3-Band: 2-Pickup, 5-Knob VPP A/P - Bl - Treb - Mid - Bass
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Blend Treble Mid Bass Description Scaling new heights in perfecting the tonal capabilities of magnetic pickups, the Delano...
  7. Mike Pope Flexcore 1.1stk 2-Pickup 5-Knob 4-band Vol P/P A/P - Vol - Treb - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack - Bass

    $299.00
    2-Pickup, 5-Knob VPP A/P - Vol - Treble - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack - Bass
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Volume Treble Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack Bass The Mike Pope Flexcore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely nimble and flexible preamp...
  8. Mike Pope Flexcore 1.2 2-Pickup 5-Knob 4-Band Vol P/P A/P - Vol - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid - Hi Mid

    $299.00
    2-Pickup, 5-Knob VPP A/P - Vol - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid - Hi Mid
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Volume Treble/Bass Stack Lo Mid Hi Mid The Mike Pope Flexcore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely nimble and flexible preamp...
  9. Mike Pope Flexcore 1t.2stk 2-Pickup 5-Knob 4-Band Vol P/P A/P - Vol - Tone - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack

    $299.00
    2-Pickup 5-Knob VPP A/P - Vol - Tone - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Volume Passive Tone Treble/Bass Stack Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack The Mike Pope Flexore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely nimble...
  10. Mike Pope Flexcore 2.1stk 2-Pickup 5-Knob 4-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Treb - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack - Bass

    $299.00
    2-Pickup, 5-Knob VPP A/P - Blend - Treble - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack - Bass
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Blend Treble Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack Bass The Mike Pope Flexcore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely nimble and flexible preamp...
  11. Mike Pope Flexcore 2.2 2-Pickup 5-Knob 4-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid - Hi Mid

    $299.00
    2-Pickup, 5-Knob VPP A/P - Blend - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid - Hi Mid
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Blend Treble/Bass Stack Lo Mid Hi Mid The Mike Pope Flexcore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely nimble and flexible preamp...
  12. Mike Pope Flexcore 2t.2stk 2-Pickup 5-Knob 4-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Tone - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack

    $299.00
    2-Pickup, 5-Knob VPP A/P - Blend - Tone - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Blend Passive Tone Treble/Bass Stack Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack The Mike Pope Flexcore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely nimble...
  13. Mike Pope Flexcore 3.1 1-Pickup 5-Knob 4-Band Vol P/P A/P - Treb - Lo Mid - Hi Mid - Bass

    $299.00
    1-Pickup, 5-Knob VPP A/P - Treb - Lo Mid - Hi Mid - Bass
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Treble Lo Mid Hi Mid Bass The Mike Pope Flexcore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely nimble and flexible preamp system capable...
  14. Mike Pope Flexcore 3t.1stk 1-Pickup 5-Knob 4-Band Vol P/P A/P - Tone - Treb - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack - Bass

    $299.00
    1-Pickup, 5-Knob VPP A/P - Tone - Treble - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack - Bass
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Passive Tone Treble Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack Bass The Mike Pope Flexcore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely nimble and flexible...
  15. Mike Pope 3t.2 1-Pickup 5-Knob 4-Band Vol P/P A/P - Tone - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid - Hi Mid

    $299.00
    1-Pickup, 5-Knob VPP A/P - Tone - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid - Hi Mid
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Passive Tone Treble/Bass Stack Lo Mid Hi Mid The Mike Pope Flexcore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely nimble and flexible...
  16. ACG EQ-01-5k

    $379.95
    2-Pickup 5-Knob Dual Low Pass - High Pass Filter
    Control Configuration Volume/Blend Stack Lowpass Neck Pickup Filter Stack Lowpass Bridge Pickup Filter Stack Highpass Filter Stack Passive Tone Description The EQ01 is the newest...
  17. Lakland LH3 2-Pickup 5-Knob 1-Switch 3-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Treb - Bass - Mid - Coil Sel. Sw

    $182.40
    3-Band: 2-Pickup, 5-Knob, 1-Switch VPP A/P - Bl - Treb - Bass - Mid - Coil Sel. Switch
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Blend Treble Mid Bass Coil Selector Switch(Bridge Pickup) Working in conjunction with Lakland Bass Guitars in Chicago, Hanson...
  18. EMG BQS System 2-Pickup 5-Knob 3-Band Vol - Bl - Treb - Bass - Mid/Mid Stack

    $179.00
    3-Band: 2-Pickup, 5-Knob Vol - Bl - Treb - Bass - Mid/Mid
    Control Configuration Volume Blend Treble Bass Mid/Mid Stack The BQS System, as a complete control system for your bass guitar, includes Active Balance, Master Volume, and EQ circuits. Unlike...
  19. EMG BQS-HZ 2-Pickup 5-Knob 3-Band Vol - Bl - Treb - Bass - Mid/Mid Stack

    $179.00
    3-Band: 2-Pickup, 5-Knob Vol - Bl - Treb - Bass - Mid/Mid
    Control Configuration Volume Blend Treble Bass Mid/Mid Stack For passive pickups, the BQS HZ System features a pre-wired balance control (blend) and master volume with separate bass and treble...
  20. NOLL TCM 3P 2-Pickup 5-Knob 3-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Treb/Treb Stack - Bass/Bass Stack - Mid/Mid Stack

    $248.75
    2-pickup, 3-band, 5-knob Volume (Push-Pull Active/Passive) - Blend - Treble/Treble Stack - Bass/Bass Stack - Midrange/Midrange Stack
    Control Configuration 2-Pickup 3-Band System Volume Push-Pull(Push-Pull Active/Passive) Blend Treble(Boost/Cut)/Treble(Frequency) ...
  21. NOLL TCM 3PM 2-Pickup 5-Knob 3-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Treb - Mid/Mid stack - Bass

    $164.03
    2-pickup, 3-band, 5-knob Volume Push-Pull (Active/Passive) - Blend - Treble - Midrange/Midrange
    Control Configuration 2-Pickup 3-Band System Volume Push-Pull(Push-Pull Active/Passive) Blend Treble Midrange(Boost/Cut)/Midrange(Frequency) ...
  22. NOLL TCM 4XM 2-Pickup 5-Knob 4-Band Vol/Bl P/P A/P Stack - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid - Hi Mid

    $139.01
    2-Pickup, 4-band, 5-knob Volume/Blend (Push-Pull Active/Passive) Stack - Treble - Lo Midrange - Hi Midrange - Bass
    Control Configuration 2-Pickup 4-Band System Volume Push-Pull(Push-Pull Active/Passive)/Blend Stack Bass Treble ...
  23. NOLL TCM3 2-Pickup 5-Knob 3-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Treb - Mid - Bass

    $117.39
    2-pickup, 3-band, 5-knob Volume (Push-Pull Active/Passive) - Blend - Treble- Midrange - Bass
    Control Configuration 2-Pickup 3-Band System Volume Push-Pull(Push-Pull Active/Passive) Blend Treble Bass ...
  24. Nordstrand 3B-5a 2-Pickup 5-Knob 3-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Treb - Mid P/P - Bass

    $171.00
    2-pickup, 3-band, 5-knob Volume Push-Pull (Active/Passive) - Blend - Treble - Mid (Push-Pull) - Bass
    Nordstrand 3B-5b Control Configuration Volume Push-Pull (Active/Passive) Blend Mid(Push/Pull) Treble Bass Technical Specifications Overall Gain: +/- 10db...
  25. Nordstrand 3B-5b 2-Pickup 5-Knob 3-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Tone - Mid P/P - Treb/Bass Stack

    $171.00
    3B-5b ( 2 pickup - 5 Knob)- Volume (pull passive)- Blend- Passive Tone- Mid (pull frequency selector)- Treble/Bass Stack
    Nordstrand 3B-5b Control Configuration Volume (Push/Pull Active/Passive) Blend Passive Tone Mid(Push/Pull) Treble/Bass Stack Technical Specifications Overall Gain: ...
  26. Bartolini 5.2AP Compact Preamp 2-Pickup 5-Knob 3-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Treb - Mid P/P - Bass

    $192.00
    Bartolini 5.2 A/P Compact Preamp
    The new Bartolini NTMB Systems have eliminated the second module and have only the single 1-3/4" x 1" x 1/2" module. There is also a weight saving on the new systems of 20 grams. Control...
  27. Bartolini 5.2 Compact Preamp 2-Pickup 5-Knob 3-Band Vol - Bl - Treb - Mid P/P - Bass

    $184.00
    Bartolini 5.2 Compact Preamp
    The new Bartolini NTMB Systems have eliminated the second module and have only the single 1-3/4" x 1" x 1/2" module. There is also a weight saving on the new systems of 20 grams. Control...
  28. Glockenklang 2-Pickup 5-Knob 3-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Treb - Bass - Mid

    $200.00
    Glockenklang - 3 Band
    Controls: Volume Push/Pull Active Passive - Blend - Treble - Bass - Mid The Glockenklang 3-band onboard preamp is active/passive switchable (at the Volume via a Push/Pull), has a balance(blend) pot with...