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. Nordstrand JC-3b PREWIRED 3-band Vol P/P - Bl - Treb P/P - Mid - Bass P/P

    $246.00
    The JC-3b preamp is specifically configured to work with the Dual Big BladeMan pickups
    JC-3b Preamp JC-3b - PREWIRED - 3 band bass preamp with volume (pull passive), blend, treble (push/pull neck pickup - series down, parallel up), mids (1kHz down, pull up for 400Hz), bass (push/pull bridge pickup - series down, parallel up) The...
  2. Noll TCM3 Jazz Bass 2-Pickup 4-Knob 3-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bal - Mid - Treb/Bass Stack Chrome

    $249.00
    Noll TCM3 Jazz Bass 2-Pickup 4-Knob 3-Band Vol P/P A/P - Bal - Mid - Treb/Bass Stack Chrome
    Control Configuration 1-Pickup 3-Band System Volume(Active/Passive Push-Pull) Balance Mid Treble/Bass...
  3. Bartolini 5.4AP NTMB-GFL (Fretless) Compact Preamp

    $208.00
    Bartolini 5.4AP NTMB-GFL (Fretless) Compact Preamp
    5.4AP NTMB-GFL (Fretless) 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. The NTMB+FL...
  4. Noll TCM 3PM B 2073 B Black Volume Push/Pull, Blend, Stacked Treble/Bass, Stacked sweepable mids.

    $249.00
    The NOLL TCM 3 PM is a compact equalizer that provides easy and space-saving installation. The secure insulation of the sealed equalizer perfectly protects other electrical components. Bass, midrange and treble controls are center-detented and allow...
  5. Noll TCM3 PM 3-Knob Vol/Bl P/P A/P Stack - Treb/Bass Stack - Mid Stack

    $244.50
    Noll TCM3 PM 3-Knob Vol/Bl P/P A/P Stack - Treb/Bass Stack - Mid Stack
    Control Configuration Addition passive tone control available as single shaft pot or as a concentric pot with active treble control. Tone roll-off in passive mode on every single shaft...
  6. 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 ...
  7. John East MMSR 1-Pickup 4-Knob 3-Band Vol - Treb - Bass - Mid/Mid Stack

    $230.00 - $245.00
    The BTB-MMSR 4 Knob, including Mid Sweep, has been designed with characteristics very similar to the original MM Stingray 2 Band EQ, but is not an exact copy of the original circuit.
    Control Configuration Volume Treble Bass Mid Stack Available in Black, Chrome, or Gold Finish Description The BTB-MMSR 4 Knob, including Mid Sweep, has been designed with characteristics...
  8. John East MMSR 1-Pickup 3-Knob 3-Band Vol - Treb/Bass Stack - Mid/Mid Stack

    $230.00 - $245.00
    Control plate not included The BTB-MMSR 3 Knob, including Mid Sweep, has been designed with characteristics very similar to the original MM Stingray 2 Band EQ, but is not a copy of the original circuit.
    Control Configuration Volume Treble/Bass Stack Mid/Mid Stack Available in Black, Chrome, or Gold Finish Description The BTB-MMSR 3 Knob, including Mid Sweep, has been designed with characteristics...
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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...
  23. 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...
  24. 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...
  25. 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...
  26. 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...
  27. 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...
  28. 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...
  29. 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...
  30. 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...