Bass Pickups

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.

  1. EMG LJVX 4 String Jazz L Size X Series Bridge Pickup

    $104.00
    4 String X Series Stacked Coil Jazz Bass Bridge Pickup Only
    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 JVX Set is a mixture of old and new, utilizing traditional exposed pole pieces and EMG's X Series preamp. ...
  2. Delano SBC4 HE/S-4 4 String BB Size Quad Coil Bridge Pickup

    $164.00
    4 string Quad Coil BB Size Bass Bridge Pickup Only
    We took the development of our soapbar bass humbuckers another big step further by incorporating four separate coils. The result is the same great bass tone of our SBC4 HE/S, plus options, options, and options. And they all make sense: do you...
  3. Bartolini 'Classic Bass' Thunderbird Dual-Coil Humcancelling

    $112.00 - $224.00
    *Sets and Single for Gibson Thunderbird Basses*
    The TBC is a (Old Thunderbird) Soapbar shaped bass pickup set for the neck and bridge position. The dual coil design features powerful lows and low-mids - bright treble. The “Classic Bass” series bass pickups are passive designs...
  4. Bartolini 'B-Axis' Humcancelling Pickups

    $88.00 - $192.00
    *Jazz Bass Sets and Singles for 4 and 5 String Basses*
    Based on the Original 1970’s Bartolini HI-A design, the B-axis series Precision Bass® (P Bass® ) and Jazz Bass® ( J Bass® ) have gained the interest of highly respected by musicians and luthiers alike for their Huge Punchy Tone,...
  5. Bartolini CBJD-1 'Classic Bass' Dual In-Line Humcancelling

    $79.00 - $168.00
    *Jazz Bass Sets and Singles for 4 and 5 String Basses*
    The "Classic Bass" Jazz bass pickups are highly respected by musicians and luthiers alike for their deep tone, strong lows, low mids tone. They feature a dual in-line humcanceling coil design. The "Classic Bass" series...
  6. Bartolini CBJD-3 'Classic Bass' Bright Tone Dual In-Line Humcancelling

    $79.00 - $168.00
    *Jazz Bass Sets and Singles for 4 and 5 String Basses*
    “Jazz Bass Sets and Singles for 4 and 5 String Basses” The CDJD-3 pickup is the Jazz Bass® ( J Bass® ) replacement pickup set. It is highly respected by musicians and luthiers alike for its bright, enhanced treble tone....
  7. Bartolini CBJS-1 'Classic Bass' True Single Coil

    $72.00 - $152.00
    “Jazz Bass Sets and Singles for 4 and 5 String Basses” The CBJS-1 pickup is the Jazz Bass® ( J Bass® ) replacement pickup set . The set is highly respected by musicians and luthiers alike for its deep tone, strong lows,...
  8. Bartolini CBJS-3 'Classic Bass' Bright Tone True Single Coil

    $72.00 - $144.00
    *Jazz Bass Sets and Singles for 4 String Basses*
    The CBJS-3 pickup is the Jazz Bass® ( J Bass® ) replacement pickup set . The set is highly respected by musicians and luthiers alike for its deep tone, strong lows, low mids tone. They feature a low noise single coil design. The "Classic...
  9. Bartolini 'Classic Bass' Musicman Dual-Coil Humcancelling

    $112.00 - $120.00
    *For 4 and 5 String Musicman Style Basses*
    The dual coil design features powerful lows, low-mids, and a bright treble. The “Classic Bass” series bass pickups are passive designs featuring an extended and more resonant frequency range. They have far more “air”...
  10. Bartolini 'Classic Bass' P/J Split-Coil Humcancelling

    $196.00 - $204.00
    *For 4 and 5 String P/J Basses*
    “Classic Bass” CB series bass pickups feature an extended and more resonant frequency range. They have far more “air” and definition at the top without sacrificing lows and low mids. They are cast in epoxy to remove unwanted...
  11. Bartolini 'Classic Bass' Precision Split-Coil Humcancelling

    $116.00 - $119.00
    *For your 4 and 5 String P Basses*
    "Classic Bass" - Precision Bass® (P Bass® ) replacement pickup. They are highly respected by musicians and luthiers alike for their classic tone with more lows and low-mids. Not a replacement for Fender 5 String P style basses with...
  12. Bartolini 'Classic Bass' Candybar Dual-Coil In-Line Humcancelling

    $76.00 - $192.00
    *Sets and Singles for 4, 5 and 6 String Basses*
    The Skinny Soapbar Dual-Coil In-Line Humcancelling is a dual in-line (hum-cancelling) design features deep tone, strong lows The "Classic Bass" series bass pickups are passive designs featuring an extended and more resonant frequency...
  13. Bartolini 'Classic Bass' Candybar True Single Coil

    $68.00 - $152.00
    *Sets and Singles for 4 and 5 String Basses*
    The Skinny Soapbar Single Coil design features powerful lows and low-mids – bright treble. The “Classic Bass” series bass pickups are passive designs featuring an extended and more resonant frequency range. They have far more...
  14. Bartolini 'Classic Bass' Soapbar Dual-Coil Humcancelling

    $116.00 - $248.00
    * Sets and Singles Available in 11 different sizes for 4, 5 and 6 String Basses *
    Soapbar Sets and Singles Available in 11 different sizes for 4, 5 and 6 String Basses Soapbar shaped bass pickups. The dual coil design features powerful lows and low-mids – bright treble. The “Classic Bass” series bass...
  15. Bartolini 'Classic Bass' Washburn Dual-Coil Humcancelling

    $112.00 - $224.00
    *Sets and Single for your Washburn Bantam and some Warwick Basses*
    The Washburn Dual-Coil Humcancelling is a W4 Soapbar shaped bass pickup set for the neck and bridge position. The dual coil design features powerful lows and low-mids - bright treble. The "Classic Bass" series bass pickups are passive...
  16. Bartolini 'Original Bass' Musicman Dual-Coil Humcancelling

    $116.00 - $124.00
    *For 4 and 5 String Musicman Style Basses*
    The dual coil design offers deep tone. The “Original Series” bass pickups with passive designs. They are cast in epoxy to remove unwanted feedback and microphonics. Please check the physical size of the pickups you want...
  17. Bartolini '2J Squared' Musicman Quad-Coil Humcancelling

    $152.00 - $159.00
    *For 4 and 5 String Musicman Style Basses*
    The quad coil design is splittable and offers deep tone, with strong lows. The “Classic Bass” series bass pickups are passive designs featuring an extended and more resonant frequency range. They have far more “air”...
  18. Bartolini 'Original Bass' P/J Split-Coil Humcancelling

    $204.00 - $212.00
    *For 4 and 5 String P/J Style Basses*
    The “Deep Tone” P/J Split-Coil Humcancelling are P Bass replacement pickups with vintage voicing - more lows and low-mids. The two pickups in the P-Bass pair overlap each other by 3/4" (19mm). This pickup is a split...
  19. Bartolini 'Original Bass' Precision Split-Coil Humcancelling

    $124.00 - $128.00
    *For your 4 and 5 String P Basses*
    The “Deep Tone” Precision Split-Coil Humcancelling is the Precision Bass® (P Bass® ) replacement pickup. They are highly respected by musicians and luthiers alike for their deep tone.The two pickups in the P-Bass pair overlap each...
  20. Bartolini 'Original Bass' Soapbar Dual-Coil Humcancelling

    $119.00 - $280.00
    *Sets and Singles available in 8 different sizes for 4, 5, and 6 String Bass*
    Soapbar shaped bass pickups. The dual coil design features deep tone. The “Original Series” bass pickups with passive designs. They are cast in epoxy to remove unwanted feedback and microphonics. BB – BB4C, “4...
  21. Bartolini 'Original Bass' Candybar Dual-Coil In-Line Humcancelling

    $79.00 - $199.00
    *Sets and Singles for 4, 5, 6 and 7 String Basses*
    The humcancelling split coil design features deep tone with strong low and midrange, and a top end that is slightly rolled off. The "Original Series" bass pickups with passive designs. They are cast in epoxy to remove unwanted feedback...
  22. Bartolini Rickenbacker Humcancelling Replacments

    $119.00 - $238.00
    *Sets and Singles for your 4 String Rickenbacker Bass*
    The “Original Series” bass pickups with passive designs. They are cast in epoxy to remove unwanted feedback and microphonics. Please check the physical size of the pickups you want to replace to make sure the replacements fit properly. Set...
  23. Bartolini SU 'Original Bass' True Single Coil

    $76.00 - $159.00
    *Jazz Bass Sets and Singles for 4 and 5 String Basses*
    Single Coil, Deep Tone. These pickups are wound to yield much more "growl" from the Bridge pickup. They are very similar in tone to the old Bartolini 94J 4 string pickups, just ever so slighlty brighter at the bridge. Tonally, these have...
  24. Bartolini 'Singularity' Soapbar True Single Coil

    $92.00 - $239.00
    *Soapbar Bass Sets and Singles for 4, 5, and 6 String Basses*
    Singularity Bass Pickups provide massive single coil voice in soapbar shapes. The asymmetric blade design yeilds powerful lows and low-mids along with bright treble due to its precise sensing aperture. The pickups support a wide range of string...
  25. Nordstrand NJ4 4 String Jazz Bass Single Coil

    $84.00 - $164.00
    *Standard and Custom Sets and Singles*
    NJ4 Single Coil Jazz Bass Pickups for 4 String Basses Please check the physical size of the pickups you want to replace to make sure the replacements fit properly. NJ4 60's Wind This is a vintage single...
  26. Nordstrand 4 String SE and SV Jazz Bass Humbucking

    $121.00 - $240.00
    *Standard and Custom Sets and Singles*
    NJ4 Split Coil Split Coil Humcancelling Jazz Bass Pickups for 4 String Basses Please check the physical size of the pickups you want to replace to make sure the replacements fit properly. NJ4SE These are...
  27. Nordstrand 4 String P Bass Pickups (Humbucking)

    $123.00
    NP4 Split Coil Split Coil Humcancelling Precision Bass Pickups for 4 String Basses Please check the physical size of the pickups you want to replace to make sure the replacements fit properly. NP4 This...
  28. Nordstrand 4 String P/J Sets

    $205.00 - $252.00
    *P/J Sets for your 4 String P Bass*
    P/J Sets Split Coil Humcancelling Precision Bass Pickup for the Neck Position and Jazz Bass Bridge Pickup for 4 String Basses Please check the physical size of the pickups you want to replace to make sure the replacements fit properly. NPJ4 NP4...
  29. Nordstrand 4 String 51 P Bass

    $78.00 - $123.00
    '51 Precision Original 4 string P style pickup Please check the physical size of the pickups you want to replace to make sure the replacements fit properly. 51P4 Original 4 string P style pickup This...
  30. Nordstrand 4 String Musicman

    $114.00 - $149.04
    4 String MusicMan® Pickups Replacement pickups for 4 String MusicMan® bass guitars Please check the physical size of the pickups you want to replace to make sure the replacements fit properly. MM 4.2 Humbucking...
  31. Nordstrand Big Singles

    $88.00 - $274.00
    *Soapbar sized Single Coil*
    Big Singles Single Coil Soapbar pickups for 4, 5, & 6 String sizes These pickups are all about huge, full, loud, aggressive single coil tone. They use the same magnet layout as the Fat Stack, and the resultantly big coil...
  32. Nordstrand Big Splits

    $109.00 - $312.00
    Big Splits Split Coil Humcancelling Soapbar pickups for 4, 5, & 6 String sizes These are a split coil version of the Big Single. They are very close to the Big Single tonally with a full rich pallette. They use the same...
  33. Nordstrand Dual Blades

    $99.00 - $248.00
    Dual Blade Dual Blade Humbucking Soapbar pickups for 4, 5, & 6 String sizes This is a modern design dual blade humbucking pickup. It features four NEO magnets paired with three steel blades. This provides an even string...
  34. Nordstrand Jazzbars

    $84.00 - $240.00
    Jazz Bar Soap Bar Jazz Style Bass Pickups for 4, 5, & 6 String sizes the jazz bar pickup line (jb series) makes available all the standard nordstrand jazz style pickups in the most popular soapbar size covers. Jazz...
  35. Nordstrand Dingwall FD3

    $152.00 - $336.00
    FD3 Soap Bar Offset Split Coil Bass Pickups for 4, 5, & 6 String sizes These pickups are a result of a conversation Carey had with Sheldon Dingwall shortly after the 2013 namm show. The idea was to offer the great unique pickups...
  36. Nordstrand Bigman

    $173.00 - $216.00
    BigMan 2 Big Singles in a MM Cover This BigMan pickup is the result of a questionable hair brained idea. Named after the fellow that had said hair brained idea (and the very imposing nature it possesses) the BigMan pickup is not...
  37. Nordstrand Big Blades

    $91.50 - $284.00
    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 Big...
  38. Nordstrand CND for Ibanez Replacements

    $118.04 - $168.20
    *Replacement Pickups for Ibanez Basses*
    This pickup is sized perfectly for replacement of "Carey Nordstrand Designed" pickups that are found on some Ibanez basses. These pickups do not include a plastic cover. You will need to use the original pickup cover that is found on the bass. Some...
  39. Delano JC AL Jazz Bass Single Coil Series

    $119.00 - $258.00
    *Sets and Singles for 4 and 5 String Basses*
    The DELANO JC series are retrofit pickups for standard Jazz Bass™ type instruments and can be installed in any kind of bass with similar pickup routings. JC Series four and five string pickups are available in standard four string size...
  40. Delano JC 4 AL/M2 Jazz Bass Humbucking Series

    $143.00 - $286.00
    *Sets and Singles for 4 String Basses*
    The DELANO JC series are retrofit pickups for standard Jazz Bass™ type instruments and can be installed in any kind of bass with similar pickup routings. The JC AL/M2 (alnico split coil) is our well revised version of the classic JB pickup™. We...
  41. Delano JMVC Jazz Bass Humbucking Series

    $119.00 - $258.00
    *Sets and Singles for 4 and 5 String Basses*
    These split coil humbuckers are the result of consequent research and modern winding technology. JMVC's can handle massive tone tweaking and interact superbly with active circuits and effects. They are available in matched pairs or individually. Please...
  42. Delano JC HE Series Jazz Bass Humbucking Series

    Regular Price: $129.00

    Special Price $85.30 - $406.00

    *Sets and Singles for 4, 5 and 6 String Basses*
    A high end splitcoil humbucking JB™ fourstring pickup with the narrow sensing area of a classic single coil, the JC HE gives you a full range single coil tone with none of the headaches of previous designs. Please check the physical size...
  43. Delano JC HE/S Jazz Bass Single Coil

    Regular Price: $135.00

    Special Price $121.50 - $270.00

    *Sets and Singles for 5 String Basses*
    The JC HE/S's incredibly full but tight bottom end and low mid warmth, velvet mids and sparkling top presence are the ingredients for world class bass tone, that responds flawlessly to every nuance of your playing. Well defined low-B string...
  44. Delano DJC Double Jazz

    $203.00 - $365.00
    *For your 4 and 5 String Basses*
    A quad coil, double humbucking unit, our DJC pickup in a twin JB format features almost limitless coil configurations, like series, parallel -or in-line humbucking modes to obtain a myriad of useful tonal possibilities. With a set of two DJC...
  45. Delano PC AL Series P Bass

    $135.00 - $153.00
    *For your 4 and 5 String P Basses*
    The DELANO PC series offers a range of different transducer designs in the familiar Precison Bass™ pickup shape.They are direct retrofit units and can be installed in any electric bass that is outfitted with a P-bass™ style pickup cavity. Since...
  46. Delano PC HE Series P Bass

    $132.00 - $156.00
    *For your 4 and 5 String P Basses*
    The DELANO PC HE is our extended range high-end version of this classic bass pickup. Please check the physical size of the pickups you want to replace to make sure the replacements fit properly. PC4 HE/M2 Massive...
  47. Delano PMVC FE/M2 Series P Bass

    $135.00 - $156.00
    *For your 4 and 5 String P Basses*
    How to improve a classic pickup design: Delano takes the classic P-Bass™ pickup design a major step forward. The big ferrous poles grab all the strings movements with zero loss. Specially engineered ferrite magnets and custom wound coils make...
  48. Delano MC AL Dual Coil Series MusicMan

    $137.00 - $156.00
    *For your 4 and 5 String MusicMan Basses*
    DELANO MC series humbucking pickups are fashioned in the popular MM Stingray™ double coil pickup shape They feature a very wide string sensing area and come in many special versions to offer the widest possible range of tonal colors for todays...
  49. Delano MC FE Dual Coil Series MusicMan

    $119.00 - $145.00
    *For your 4 and 5 String MusicMan Basses*
    The DELANO MC FE humbucker uses strong ceramic magnets and 9.5 mm diameter plated ferruos polepieces. Compared directly to our alnico version, you will find punchier bass, more linear dynamic response throughout the entire frequency range characterized...
  50. Delano MC FE/J Quad Coil Series MusicMan

    $156.00 - $182.00
    *For your 4 and 5 String MusicMan Basses*
    The DELANO MC FE/J humbucker uses strong ceramic magnets and 9.5 mm diameter plated ferruos polepieces. Compared directly to our alnico version, you will find punchier bass, more linear dynamic response throughout the entire frequency range characterized...