Bass Pickups

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Best Bass Gear is proud to carry a wide array of bass guitar pickups from manufacturers including Aero, Aguilar, Bartolini, Delano, Dimarzio, EMG, Fender, Lakland, Nordstrand, and Seymour Duncan. We are dedicated to assisting you in getting the perfect pickup(s) that will provide you with the best possible tone of your desire and fit your current bass or custom build.

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  1. Nordstrand Big J-Blade Series

    $169.00 - $204.00
    Nordstrand Big J-Blade Series Pickups
    Big J-Blades The newest addition to our line of original Signature pickups, the Big J-Blade is Jazz-style single coil pickup, with a continuous sensing blade offered in two different winds to provide the style of tone specific to the...
  2. Dimarzio Will Power Pickups

    $99.99
    Dimarzio Will Power™ available in both Middle and Neck positions.
    Billy Sheehan has used the original DiMarzio Model P® and Model One™ bass pickups for many years. Because of the demands Billy puts on his system, we made several modifications to existing models in order to deliver even more of what he wanted....
  3. Nordstrand 4-String Fat Stacks

    $109.00 - $216.00
    Fat Stacks Stacked Coil Humcancelling Soapbar pickups for 4 String sizes These are a proprietary Nordstrand design. The traditional bi-pole magnet layout was, literally, twisted in a new direction. By rotating the pole 45 degrees...
  4. No Box/Demo Bartolini XXP46M-B 6 String P4 Size Deep Tone Split Coil Neck Pickup

    $99.00
    No Box/Demo Bartolini XXP46M-B 6 String P4 Size Deep Tone Split Coil Neck Pickup
    No Box, Tested for function. Please see photos for cosmetic condition. The XXP46M-B is a P4 shape soapbar pickup for the neck position. The split coil design features deep tone.The pickup is designed for extended string width of 74 to 95mm...
  5. Guild DS-1 Bi-Sonic Pickup

    $128.00
    The Guild classic Bi-Sonic bass pickup is a vintage single coil re-issue of the Hagstrom pickup found on the original Guild Starfire® basses, and now the new M85 bass. Whether you want to channel your inner Jack Casady, Phil Lesh or want...
  6. Nordstrand Power Blade 4 string P style Set

    $128.00
    Nordstrand Power Blade 4 string P style Set
    The Power Blade This pickup is the latest addition to our blade arsenal. With its thick steel blade, optimized wind, and ceramic magnets providing an authoritative low-end punch, the Power Blade will distribute a forcefield of fat slap fury...
  7. Bartolini '2J Squared' Pickups

    $139.00 - $336.00
    Bartolini 2J Squared Pickups
    2J Squared Series Soapbars They are 2 J Bass Pickups in a soapbar shape. While we started making these decades ago, we are releasing them in all of our Bass Soapbar shapes. Ideal for the most flexible bass, they can be split to individual...
  8. Seymour Duncan Quarter Pounder Pickups

    $65.00 - $139.00
    4- and 5-String Aggressive, High-Output Jazz, Tele®, and Split-P Bass Pickups
    SCPB-3 '51 Tele® Bass High output true single-coil. The quarter-inch diameter pole pieces add more string sensitivity than the Hot model. Aggressive tonal response with strong bottom end and lots of mids. Adds tremendous tonal...
  9. Seymour Duncan Hot Pickups

    $65.00 - $170.00
    4-String High-Output Jazz, Tele®, and Split-P Bass Pickups
    SCPB-2 '51 Tele® Bass Hot single-coil. A high-output take on the Vintage. In this case, we increase the coil windings for higher output, more punch, and a thicker bottom-end than the Vintage Dimensions: Length = 2.88"(73.1mm)...
  10. Nordstrand Big BladeMan

    $169.00 - $204.00
    Nordstrand Big BladeMan
    Nordstrand Big BladeMan Beware - this pickup emits an unsettling amount of raw power, creating the possibility that those who wield the Big BladeMan may engage in band practices and performances that may singe the frayed ends of corrosive...
  11. Nordstrand Nordenbocker Pickup

    $113.00
    Nordbacker - Rickenbacker Replacement The classic Nordstrand Big Single is now available in Rickenbacker size, a drop-in replacement that fits without marring your bass. It even uses your stock pickup screws. Louder and more aggressive tones...
  12. Nordstrand Big Blades - Warm & Wooly Tone

    $91.50 - $284.00
    Warm & Wooly Tone
    Big Blades Big Blade Soapbar Bass Pickup Big Blade is a result of the pursuit of a continuous sensing blade style pickup whose tone brings with it the huge, rich, and powerful characteristics so well established by our famous...
  13. DiMarzio DP120 Model One Bass Humbucker Pickup

    $89.99
    Originally designed as a direct replacement for Gibson® EB series neck pickups, the Model One™ has found new life as a woofer/tweeter in multipickup bass setups. By combining the Model One&tradde; with Split P™, DiMarzio Model P®,...
  14. Delano JC4 HE/M2 4 String Jazz S Size Split Coil Bridge Pickup

    $129.00
    4 string Split Coil Jazz Bass Short Bridge Pickup Only
    A high end splitcoil humbucking JB™ fourstring pickup with the narrow sensing area of a classic single coil, the JC4 HE/M2 gives you a full range single coil tone with none of the headaches of previous designs. Our advanced coil design...
  15. Nordstrand Zen Blades

    $109.00 - $312.00
    Nordstrand Zen Blade
    Nordstrand Zen Blade The Spectral Center : a pickup that exists in the Tao of tone. The sidewinding Zen Blade mimics the voice of a sonic Buddha, centering the player on a plane of echoed clarity, while delegating a fluid rip, pop,...
  16. Delano PMVC AL/M2 Series P Bass

    $161.00
    *For your 4 and 5 String P Basses*
    The DELANO PMVC 5 AL/M2 is a split coil humbucker that bridges the gap between the classic P-Bass® pickup and popular modern designs. Two custom wound coils are the heart of it - each with two 9.5mm diameter AlNiCo V magnets. It's an excellent...
  17. OPEN BOX EMG LJVX 4 String Jazz L Size X Series Bridge Pickup

    $93.60
    OPEN BOX 4 String X Series Stacked Coil Jazz Bass Bridge Pickup Only
    OPEN BOX, AS NEW, UNINSTALLED, PACKAGE FOR WIRING KIT IS STILL SEALED. Please see photos for cosmetic condition. Available as a separate unit, the LJVX is the longer of the two pickups in the JVX Set, usually located in the bridge position.The EMG...
  18. OPEN BOX/SCRATCH AND DENT Seymour Duncan SMB-5a 5 String MV(Ernie Ball MM) Size Alnico V Dual Coil Pickup

    $76.00
    OPEN BOX 5 String Dual Coil MusicMan Ernie Ball Size Bass Pickup
    OPEN BOX? More like destroyed box! Duncan packs their pickups in beautiful plastic jewel boxes that are great for display purposes, but not so great for surviving the rigors of the delivery process. The pickup functions as it should, but has some battle...
  19. Bartolini 'Original Bass' Dual In-Line Humcancelling Pickups

    $79.00 - $184.00
    *Jazz Bass Sets and Singles for 4, 5 and 6 String Basses*
    These pickups are split coil hum-cancelling designs - think of them as a "P-Bass pair in box". These are wound to yield more "growl" from the Bridge pickup. They are very similar to Bartolini’s old 94J pickups, just ever so...
  20. Dimarzio DP149-CR 4 String Jazz L/S Size Ultra Jazz Split Coil Set

    $119.99
    4 string Ultra Jazz Split Coil Jazz Bass Pickup Set
    DiMarzio's Ultra Jazz® pickup is just what its name implies: more of everything you want from a Jazz Bass replacement pickup.....lots more. It's fat, it's funky, it's big, and it's hum canceling. The Ultra Jazz® is available individually in...
  21. Dimarzio DP251-BK 4 String P/J Size Area P/J Split Coil Set

    $129.99
    4 string Split Coil P/J Pickup Set
    This set is the complete package, teaming up the Area P Pickup with the Area J Pickup. The DP250 Area P 4-string Pickup from DiMarzio has everything you're looking for in a great vintage sound. It's a nice warm tone with awesome sustain. With...
  22. Dimarzio DP249-BK 4 String Jazz L/S Size Area J Split Coil Set

    $129.99
    4 string Split Coil Jazz Bass Pickup Set
    DiMarzio's Ultra Jazz® pickup is just what its name implies: more of everything you want from a Jazz Bass replacement pickup.....lots more. It's fat, it's funky, it's big, and it's hum canceling. The Ultra Jazz® is available individually in...
  23. Dimarzio DP123-CR 4 String Jazz L/S Size Model J Split Coil Set

    $119.99
    4 string Split Coil Jazz Bass Pickup Set
    DiMarzio Model J®s keep the crunchy, focused sound of the traditional Fender Jazz Bass tone while boosting gain and response. This additional presence translates into a bigger sound with improved attack and bite; great for highly articulated finger...
  24. Fender Vintage Original 4 String Jazz L/S Size Single Coil Set

    $119.99
    4 String Single Coil Vintage Jazz Bass Pickup Set
    Originally heard on Fender American Vintage Jazz Bass guitars Fender Original Jazz Bass pickups are vintage-accurate reproductions of the original Jazz Bass pickups from the early 1960s, delivering all the punch and midrange growl that made the...
  25. Dimarzio DP123-BK 4 String Jazz L/S Size Model J Split Coil Set

    $119.99
    4 string Split Coil Jazz Bass Pickup Set
    DiMarzio Model J®s keep the crunchy, focused sound of the traditional Fender Jazz Bass tone while boosting gain and response. This additional presence translates into a bigger sound with improved attack and bite; great for highly articulated finger...
  26. Dimarzio DP149-BK 4 String Jazz L/S Size Ultra Jazz Split Coil Set

    $119.99
    4 string Ultra Jazz Split Coil Jazz Bass Pickup Set
    DiMarzio's Ultra Jazz® pickup is just what its name implies: more of everything you want from a Jazz Bass replacement pickup.....lots more. It's fat, it's funky, it's big, and it's hum canceling. The Ultra Jazz® is available individually in...
  27. Fender Custom Shop 60s 4 String Jazz L/S Size 60s Style Single Coil Set

    $159.99
    4 String 60's Style Jazz Bass Pickup Set
    Originally heard on Fender American Standard Jazz Bass guitars Fender Custom Shop Custom '60s Jazz Bass pickups are over-wound for high output, delivering balanced midrange and low end, and classic Jazz Bass snarl and punch. These pickups...
  28. Fender Vintage Noiseless 4 String Jazz L/S Size Split Coil Set

    $159.99
    4 String Split Coil Humcancelling Jazz Bass Pickup Set
    Originally heard on Fender American Deluxe Jazz Bass guitars Fender Vintage Noiseless™ Jazz Bass pickups produce all the brilliant clarity, definition and harmonic attributes of a vintage Jazz Bass without the hum. Maintain the legendary...
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