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. John East J Retro Preamps

    $299.00 - $325.00
    The J Retro 01 Bass Preamp is designed to fit directly into standard "Jazz" style basses without modification, including a 9v battery.
    Control Configuration Volume/Blend Stack Treble/Bass Stack Mid/Mid Stack Blend & Pickups Switch Active/Passive Switch Available in Black, Chrome, or Gold Finish Description ...
  2. John East Uni-Pre 2-Pickup 3-Knob 1-Switch 3-Band Vol/Bl Stack - Treb/Bass Stack - Mid/Mid Stack - A/P Sw

    $299.00 - $325.00
    3-band, 2-pickup, 3-knob 1 switch Volume/Blend Stack - Treble/Bass Stack - Midrange/Midrange Frequency Stack - Active/Passive Switch
    Uni-Pre 3 Knob 2 Pickup, 3-knob, 1 switch Volume/Blend Stack Treble/Bass Stack Midrange/Midrange Freq. Stack Active/Passive Switch The Uni-Pre 3 Knob is a new generation bass...
  3. Glockenklang 2-Pickup 4-Knob 3-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Treb/Bass Stack - Mid

    $200.00
    3-Band: 2-Pickup, 4-Knob VPP A/P - Bl - Treb/Bass Stack - Mid
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Blend Treble/Bass Stack Mid Description Recommended for use in Rock, Jazz, Solo, Reggae applications. Tight low-end that is focused...
  4. John East DJ Retro

    $299.00
    Same as J Retro, but with curved plate to work on Lakland Darryl Jones model basses. Top knobs and plate are chrome, bottom knobs are black.
    Control Configuration Volume/Blend Stack Treble/Bass Stack Mid/Mid Stack Blend & Pickups Switch Active/Passive Switch Description Same as J Retro, but with curved plate to work...
  5. Mike Pope Flexcore 1.1 2-Pickup 6-Knob 4-Band Vol P/P A/P - Vol - Treb - Lo Mid - Hi Mid - Bass

    $299.00
    2-Pickup, 6-Knob VPP A/P - Vol - Treble - Lo Mid - Hi Mid - Bass
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Volume Treble Lo Mid Hi Mid Bass The Mike Pope Flexcore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely nimble and flexible...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. Mike Pope Flexcore 1.2stk 2-Pickup 4-Knob 4-Band Vol P/P A/P - Vol - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack

    $299.00
    2-Pickup, 4-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 Stack The Mike Pope Flexcore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely nimble and flexible preamp...
  9. Mike Pope Flexcore 1t.1 2-Pickup 7-Knob 4-Band Vol P/P A/P - Vol - Tone - Treb - Lo Mid - Hi Mid - Bass

    $299.00
    2-Pickup, 7-Knob VPP A/P - Vol - Tone - Treble - Lo Mid - Hi Mid - Bass
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Volume Passive Tone Treble Lo Mid Hi Mid Bass The Mike Pope Flexcore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely...
  10. Mike Pope Flexcore 1t.1stk 2-Pickup 6-Knob 4-Band Vol P/P A/P - Vol - Tone - Treb - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack - Bass

    $299.00
    2-Pickup, 6-Knob VPP A/P - Vol - Tone - Treble - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack - Bass
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Volume 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...
  11. Mike Pope Flexcore 1t.2 2-Pickup 6-Knob 4-Band Vol P/P A/P - Vol - Tone - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid - Hi Mid

    $299.00
    2-Pickup 6-Knob VPP A/P - Vol - Tone - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid - Hi Mid
    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...
  12. 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...
  13. Mike Pope Flexcore 1stk.1 2-Pickup 6-Knob 1-Switch Vol/Tone Stack - Vol - Treb - Lo Mid - Hi Mid - Bass - A/P Sw

    $299.00
    2-Pickup, 6-Knob 1-switch Vol/Tone Stack - Vol - Lo Mid - Hi Mid - Bass - A/P Switch
    Control Configuration Volume/Passive Tone Stack Volume Treble Lo Mid Hi Mid Bass Active/Passive Switch The Mike Pope Flexore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely...
  14. Mike Pope Flexcore 1stk.1stk 2-Pickup 5-Knob 1-Switch Vol/Tone Stack - Vol - Treb - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack - Bass - A/P Sw

    $299.00
    2-Pickup, 5-Knob 1-switch Vol/Tone Stack - Vol - Treble - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack - Bass - A/P Switch
    Control Configuration Volume/Passive Tone Stack Volume Treble Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack Bass Active/Passive Switch The Mike Pope Flexcore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely...
  15. Mike Pope Flexcore 1stk.2 2-Pickup 5-Knob 1-Switch 4-Knob Vol/Tone Stack - Vol - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid - Hi Mid - A/P Sw

    $299.00
    2-Pickup, 5-Knob 1-switch Vol/Tone Stack - Vol - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid - Hi Mid - A/P Switch
    Control Configuration Volume/Passive Tone Stack Volume Treble/Bass Stack Lo Mid Hi Mid Active/Passive Switch The Mike Pope Flexcore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely...
  16. Mike Pope Flexcore 1stk.2stk 2-Pickup 4-knob 1-Switch Vol/Tone Stack - Vol - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack - A/P Sw

    $299.00
    2-Pickup, 4-Knob 1-switch Vol/Tone Stack - Volume - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack - A/P Switch
    Control Configuration Volume/Passive Tone Stack Volume Treble/Bass Stack Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack Active/Passive Switch The Mike Pope Flexcore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely nimble...
  17. Mike Pope Flexcore 2.1 2-Pickup 6-Knob 4-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Treb - Lo Mid - Hi Mid - Bass

    $299.00
    2-Pickup, 6-Knob VPP A/P - Blend - Treble - Lo Mid - Hi Mid - Bass
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Blend 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. Mike Pope Flexcore 2.2stk 2-Pickup 4-Knob 4-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack

    $299.00
    2-Pickup, 4-Knob VPP A/P - Blend - Treb/Bass - Lo Mid/Hi Mid
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Blend Treble/Bass Stack Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack The Mike Pope Flexcore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely nimble and flexible preamp...
  21. Mike Pope Flexcore 2t.1 2-Pickup 7-Knob 4-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Tone - Treb - Lo Mid - Hi Mid - Bass

    $299.00
    2-Pickup, 7-Knob VPP A/P - Blend - Tone - Treble - Lo Mid - Hi Mid - Bass
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Blend Passive Tone Treble Lo Mid Hi Mid Bass The Mike Pope Flexcore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely...
  22. Mike Pope Flexcore 2t.1stk 2-Pickup 6-Knob 4-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Tone - Treb - Lo Mid/Hi Mid - Bass

    $299.00
    2-Pickup, 6-Knob VPP A/P - Blend - Tone - Treble - Lo Mid/Hi Mid - Bass
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Blend 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...
  23. Mike Pope Flexcore 2t.2 2-Pickup 6-Knob 4-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bl - Tone - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid - Hi Mid

    $299.00
    2-Pickup, 6-Knob VPP A/P - Blend - Tone - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid - Hi Mid
    Control Configuration Volume Active/Passive Push/Pull Blend 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...
  24. 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...
  25. Mike Pope Flexcore 2stk.1 2-Pickup 6-Knob 1-Switch 4-Band Vol/Tone Stack - Bl - Treble - Lo Mid - Hi Mid - Bass - A/P Sw

    $299.00
    2-Pickup, 6-Knob 1-Switch Vol/Tone Stack - Blend - Treble - Lo Mid - Hi Mid - Bass - A/P Switch
    Control Configuration Volume/Passive Tone Stack Blend Treble Lo Mid Hi Mid Bass Active/Passive Switch The Mike Pope Flexcore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely...
  26. Mike Pope Flexcore 2stk.1stk 2-Pickup 5-Knob 1-Switch 4-Band Vol/Tone Stack - Bl - Treb - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack - Bass - A/P Sw

    $299.00
    5-Knob 1-Switch Vol/Tone Stack - Blend - Treble - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack - Bass - A/P Switch
    Control Configuration Volume/Passive Tone Stack Blend Treble Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack Bass Active/Passive Switch The Mike Pope Flexcore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely...
  27. Mike Pope Flexcore 2stk.2stk 2-Pickup 4-Knob 1-Switch 4-Band Vol/Tone Stack - Bl - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack - A/P Sw

    $299.00
    Mike Pope Flexcore 2stk.2stk 2-Pickup, 4-Knob 1-Switch Vol/Tone Stack - Blend - Treb/Bass Stack - Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack - A/P Switch
    Control Configuration Volume/Passive Tone Stack Blend Treble/Bass Stack Lo Mid/Hi Mid Stack Active/Passive Switch The Mike Pope Flexcore is a 1 to 4-band preamp that is an extremely nimble...
  28. 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) ...
  29. NOLL TCM 3P 2-Pickup 4-Knob 3-Band Vol/Bl P/P A/P Stack - Treb/Treb Stack - Bass/Bass Stack - Mid/Mid Stack

    $256.86
    2-pickup, 3-band, 4-knob Volume/Blend(Push-Pull Active/Passive) Stack - Treble/Treble Stack - Bass/Bass Stack - Midrange/Midrange Stack
    Control Configuration 2-Pickup 3-Band System Volume Push-Pull(Push-Pull Active/Passive)/Blend Stack Treble(Boost/Cut)/Treble(Frequency) ...
  30. NOLL TCM 3PM Jazz Bass 2-Pickup 4-Knob 3-Band Vol/Bl Stack - Hybrid Treb - Mid/Mid Stack - Bass P/P A/P

    $291.51
    2-pickup, 3-band, 4-knob Volume/Blend Stack - Hybrid Treble - Midrange/Midrange Stack - Bass (Push-Pull Active/Passive)
    Control Configuration 2-Pickup 3-band System Volume/Blend Stack Mid(Boost/Cut)/Mid Frequency Bass(Push-Pull...