EMG 40DCX

Pickup

  • For 5-string bass
  • Dual coil - 2 coil lying parallel
  • Ceramic magnets
  • Wide magnetic field
  • Profound, rich bass
  • Housing dimensions: 38 x 101.6 mm
  • String field max. 79.3 mm
  • Incl. EMG Quik-Connec cable, pre-wired volume / tone control set, output jack, battery clip set and screws

Further information

Active Pickup System Yes
Wiring Prewired
Colour Black
Position Bridge, Neck

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Modern, elegant bass sound

21.01.2017
My favorite bass had electrical problems, slight distortions when the batteries were older than three days, and after one month the batteries were empty. Since I could not allocate where the cause lay only me a complete exchange of electrics and PUs.

With EMGs I generally, and especially on the bass, have only had good experiences, except for the price, these products are my opinion always the first choice. So the old electronics out, the milled out the PUs measured and ordered the EMG 40DCX twice. The whole was combined with the EMG BQC system. The installation of the PUs was without problems also the wiring with the plug connections was unspectacular.

Sound: Hammer! Simply balanced, defined and powerful. I've never had such a clean, transparent sound. And with the electronics the bass is very variable.

Conclusion of me: Clear upgrade!
EMGs are certainly not the bargain price, in my opinion the things are worth the price. From my side a clear purchase recommendation.
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YhN, 02.06.2013
Mounted in micro sleeve it reveals all its potential: a serious and detailed timbre with a frank attack. It delivers a very clear, very detailed sound, so pay attention to the quality of the violin of your bass.
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  • Colour: Black
  • Position: Bridge, Neck
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