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Bootstrap Vintage High Wind Pickups for Jazz Bass®

Bootstrap Vintage High Wind Pickups for Jazz Bass®

Regular price $34.99 USD
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Our Vintage High Wind Pickups for JB are a higher-output modern-style single coil for your Jazz Bass® guitar. This set features our 42awg enameled copper wrapped around ALNICO 5 magnets to a resistance of ~8K in the neck position and ~10.5K in the bridge. This recipe provides a booming low-end with plenty of output for any amp.

Please note that we only offer this pickup in 4-string configuration at this time. We hope to offer a 5-string version soon.

Under The Hood

  • Vulcanized fiber bobbins
  • 42 AWG enameled copper wire
  • Fully charged ALNICO 5 magnets
  • RW/RP middle pickup for noise cancellation
  • Push-back cloth leads with 22 AWG pre-tinned wire for easy installation
  • Lightly potted in a mix of beeswax and paraffin
  • Chrome height adjustment screws and spring
  • Resistance: ~8K Neck, 10.5K bridge

*Please note that resistance values are approximate and may vary due to a number of factors including actual wire thickness, wire tension, ambient temperature as well as differences between multimeters. We accept a tolerance of +/-10% K Ohms. Bootstrap Pickups winds to a a set wind count, not resistance.

Vintage High Winds are wound-to-order in our small Ohio shop. Please check the Shop Notes page for current lead times.

Jazz Bass® and Fender® are registered trademarks of Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC). Bootstrap Pickups is not affiliated with or endorsed by FMIC and we do not sell products made or authorized by FMIC. 

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