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. Delano JC5 AL 5 String Jazz S Size Single Coil Neck Pickup

    $129.00
    5 string Jazz Bass Single Coil Neck Pickup Only
    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. If you are looking for refined classic single coil JB™ tone in a fivestring...
  2. Delano JC5 HE/S AS 5 String Jazz AS L Size Single Coil Bridge Pickup

    $135.00
    5 string Shielded Low Noise Single Coil American Standard Size Jazz Bass Bridge Pickup Only
    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. All JC series four and five string pickups use standard fourstring size shells (covers). Our...
  3. Delano MC5 HE/S-L EB 5 String MV(Ernie Ball MM) Size Dual Coil Pickup

    $156.00
    5 string Dual Coil Ernie Ball Size MusicMan Pickup
    Our XXL sized fivestring dual coil MM style™ humbucking pickup is specially designed to deliver the best fivestring tone in instruments with extra wide string spacings. It terms of tone, we‘re talking extra huge but tight sub- to...
  4. Seymour Duncan SJB-5n 5 String Jazz S Size Stacked Coil Neck Pickup

    $79.00
    5 String Stacked Coil Humcancelling Jazz Bass Neck Pickup Only
    SJB-5 -- Blade-type, lower output, flat response passive system. Pickup covers included. Punchy, clean and defined with low output (good for preamps). Humcancelling. Not a retrofit for Fender™ 5 strings....please check dimensions. ...
  5. Delano JC5 AL/AS 5 String Jazz AS S Size Single Coil Neck Pickup

    $129.00
    5 string Single Coil American Standard Size Jazz Bass Neck Pickup Only
    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. If you are looking for refined classic single coil JB™ tone in a fivestring...
  6. Nordstrand DC5 Roscoe 5 String P2 Size Parallel Wind Dual Coil Set

    $328.00
    5 string Dual Coil Parallel Wind P2 Size Bass Pickup Set (For Roscoe)
    These pickups are available in two different versions. One set is designed to be wired in parallel, and the other is designed to be wired in series. The reason we do this is that a pickup that is made to sound good wired parallel will usually be too...
  7. Delano JC5 HE/D 5 String Jazz LN Size Stacked Coil Long Neck Pickup

    $172.00
    5 string Stacked Coil Jazz Bass Long Neck Pickup 3.74" Long
    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. This is our 5-string stack coil humbucker to pair up with MC 5 HE/S closed cover MM-type(TM)...
  8. Delano JMVC5 FE 5 String Jazz L Size Split Coil Bridge Pickup

    $129.00
    5 string Split Coil Jazz Bass Bridge Pickup Only
    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 humfree twin coil JMVC5 FE ultra fast transient five-string bass pickup features...
  9. Delano MC 5 HE/L 5 String DL5(MusicMan Xtend) Size Quad Coil Pickup

    $182.00
    5 String Quad Coil MusicMan Extended Size Pickup
    A fivestring double twin coil in-line humcanceller pickup in an XXL MM style© sized shell. The closed cover MC5 HE/L can offer a rainbow of tonal colours, especially if used with the DELANO active 2 or 3-band circuit. Very articulated extended...
  10. Delano JC5 HE 5 String Jazz L/S Size Split Coil Set

    $270.00
    5 String Split Coil Jazz Bass Pickup Set
    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. All JC series four and five string pickups use standard fourstring size shells (covers). Our...
  11. 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,...
  12. 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...
  13. 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....
  14. 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,...
  15. 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”...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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”...
  23. 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...
  24. 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...
  25. Bartolini 'Original Bass' Soapbar Dual-Coil Humcancelling

    $119.00 - $264.00
    *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...
  26. Bartolini 'Original Bass' Soapbar Quad-Coil Humcancelling

    $176.00 - $368.00
    *Sets and Singles availble in 5 different sizes for 5 and 6 String Basses*
    The quad coil design is splittable and features 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...
  27. Bartolini 'Original Bass' Soapbar Split-Coil Humcancelling

    $128.00 - $264.00
    *Sets and Singles availble in 4 different sizes for 5 and 6 String Basses*
    The split coil design features a 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...
  28. 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...
  29. 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...
  30. 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...
  31. Nordstrand 5 String Jazz Bass Single Coil

    $96.00 - $198.00
    *Sets and Singles for your 5 String Basses*
    NJ5 Single Coil 5 String Jazz Bass Pickups Please check the physical size of the pickups you want to replace to make sure the replacements fit properly. NJ5 Single coil 5 String jazz bass pickups Five...
  32. Nordstrand 5 String Jazz Bass Humbucking

    $127.00 - $252.00
    NJ5S Split Coil Humcancelling 5 String Jazz Bass Pickups Please check the physical size of the pickups you want to replace to make sure the replacements fit properly. NJ5S Split coil 5 String jazz bass pickup These...
  33. Nordstrand 5 String P Bass Pickups (Humbucking)

    $131.00
    NP5 Split Coil Humcancelling 5 String Precision Bass Pickups Please check the physical size of the pickups you want to replace to make sure the replacements fit properly. NP5F 5 String Fender® Precision Pickup This...
  34. Nordstrand 5 String P/J Sets

    $226.00 - $257.00
    *P/J Sets for your 5 String P Bass*
    P/J Split Coil Humcancelling Precision Bass Pickup for the Neck Position and Jazz Bass Bridge Pickup for 5 String Basses Please check the physical size of the pickups you want to replace to make sure the replacements fit properly. NPJ5 NP5...
  35. Nordstrand 5 String 51 P bass

    $93.00 - $131.00
    '51 Precision Bass Pickups Original 5 String Precision Bass pickup Please check the physical size of the pickups you want to replace to make sure the replacements fit properly. 51P5 Original 5 String Precision...
  36. Nordstrand 5 String Musicman

    $121.00 - $149.00
    MusicMan 5 String Humbucking 5 string Music Man®-type bass pickups MM 5.2 Humbucking (dual coil) 5 string Music Man® bass pickups A 5 string version of the otherwise identical MM4.2, itself an accurate...
  37. 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...
  38. 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...
  39. Nordstrand 5 and 6-String Fat Stacks

    Regular Price: $131.00

    Special Price $117.90 - $312.00

    Fat Stacks Stacked Coil Humcancelling Soapbar pickups for 5, & 6 String sizes These are a proprietary Nordstrand design. The traditional bi-pole magnet layout was, literally, twisted in a new direction. By rotating the...
  40. 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...
  41. Nordstrand Jazz Bars

    $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...
  42. 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...
  43. 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...
  44. Nordstrand Big Blades - Clean and Clear Tone

    $91.50 - $284.00
    Clean & Clear Tone
    Big Blades - Clean and Clear Tone 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...
  45. 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...
  46. 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...
  47. 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...
  48. Delano JMVC 5 FE/S Jazz Bass Single Coil Series

    Regular Price: $129.00

    Special Price $118.00 - $258.00

    *Sets and Singles for 5 String Basses*
    The JMVC5 FE/S ultra fast transient five-string bass pickup features state-of-the-art transducer technology combined with avantgarde cosmetics. Strong bass, warm low mids, clean mid response with lightning fast attack and brilliant treble that stays...
  49. Delano JC HE Series Jazz Bass Humbucking Series

    $129.00 - $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...
  50. 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...