Based on the Original 1970’s Bartolini HI-A design, the J45J 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. Also available in a L/LN pair. 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 3-5/8″ long which is slightly shorter than the bridge pickup which is 3-3/4″ long.
Please check the physical size of the pickups you want to replace to make sure the replacements fit properly.
Also available in a L/LN pair. Standard V 18mm – Same as 9J size –(59J, 59cbjd, cbjs) 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