K&K Sound Bass Master Pro Bass Pickup
The Bass Master Pro is a very sophisticated transducer system for the upright bass. It consists of three components: The Double Big Twin bridge surface mount transducer with four elements, one Bass Max wing mount transducer, and a very powerful dual-channel preamp with excellent features.
The wing slot transducer(Bass Max) and the four elements that stick to the bridge(Double Big Twin transducer) are joined together into a stereo jack that mounts to the strings above the tailpiece.
The Double Big Twin pickup is designed to transmit a harmonized jazz bass sound with a lot of very low and high frequencies. The high frequency response ensures a clean amplification of the finger pick sound. The low frequency transmission produces the desired very low bassy sound picture.
The Bass Max wing mount transducer transmits more midrange, which adds power and definition to the sound. When playing arco, we recommend using only the wing transducer. It is also compatible with small combo amps.
The dual-channel preamp is a belt clip unit that features two volume controls, a stereo input, and a line level output on the outside of the box. Inside the box are adjustable controls for gain, bass, and treble for each channel. The tone controls offer an incredible +/- 20 dB. This is a wider range than some big boards on the market today! To keep the box as small as possible these controls are trim pots (small potentiometers for adjustment with a precision screw driver which is supplied). Once you install the pickups, you can adjust the two channels with these trim pots to your personal preference and needs. While performing, the two volume knobs on the outside allow for quick adjustments.
WE SHIP PROMPTLY all over the world.
Shipping/Handling is $5.00 for US Priority in the U.S. and
$6.95 for international customers via First Class International Mail.
$16.95 for Priority Mail Int'l.
Express to Europe is $38.95 with 3 to 5 day delivery time and tracking number,
very dependable fast delivery.
to ITALY we recommend the $38.95 Express with Tracking number and quick 3-5 day delivery. Priority is $16.95, gets no tracking number and takes 1 to 2 weeks usually to Italy, sometimes more. Priority gets a customs label number which only tells when it has cleared customs and been delivered.
First Class Mail Int'l for $6.95 to Italy has been taking 1 to 2 MONTHS and more to arrive.
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We DO NOT have a storefront on busy Washington Blvd. We are down our driveway located between the Arbor Vista Retirement Center and 787 East Washington Blvd. with plenty of our own off-street parking. Turn in the driveway and you'll see our store pictured above. (Follow the signs on 787 that say "789 Parking in Rear".) Below is a shot down our driveway from the streetview.
Our phyical address is 789 East Washington Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91104.
Fantastic Musical Instruments specializes in stringed instruments
with a caring hands on approach.
Our Store Hours are: Monday thru Friday 11 AM to 6 PM
& Saturday 10 AM to 4 PM.
We can also be available on Sundays by appointment.
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