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At last! They've Arrived! Now available to both New Zealand and Australia. This auction is for a pair of genuine American made BARTOLINI B-Axis 5 String Jazz Bass pick-ups at wholesale price! Model Number J45L/S

Bartolini pickups have a strong reputation of being the best pickups in the world. If your bass is sounding like muddy pooh, then beef it up with some REAL coils! They are designed to be easily dropped straight into any existing passive or active circuit.

Based on the Original 1970’s Bartolini HI-A design, the J44J L/S is the b-axis series Jazz Bass® ( J Bass® ) replacement pickup set with a ‘long’ for the bridge and a ‘short’ for the neck. The set is gaining the interest of highly respected by musicians and luthiers alike for its Huge Punchy Tone, Precise Articulation, Rich Harmonics, and Incredible Versatility. They feature a new fully encapsulated Alnico V exposed pole piece design. The b-axis series” bass pickups with passive designs. They are cast in epoxy to remove unwanted feedback and microphonics. The lengths of the neck and bridge pickups in the original J-basses are not equal. The neck pickup is 91.5mm long which is slightly shorter than the bridge pickup which is 94.6mm long. Please check the physical size of the pickups you want to replace to make sure the replacements fit properly.
b-axis – Jazz (9j, 9cbjs, 9cbjd, etc)
Fits Fender Standard Jazz , etc. 5 string is designed for 18mm string spacing.
Bridge pickup – b-axis J45J-L – B-Center to G-Center = 70.4mm.
Neck pickup – b-axis J45J-S – B-Center to G-Center = 66.7mm.

More information, images, and dimensions, are on the Bartolini website.

I also have other models available. Please see my other listings.

Comes with easy to install wiring diagrams. Install them yourself, or I can install for an extra $75.00 Please click here to ask a question
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  • Anywhere in New Zealand. NZ post, tracked$8.00
  • Australia. NZ post, tracked$15.00
  • Seller allows pick-ups
  • Seller location: North Shore, Auckland, NZ

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