Flash Deals: New Deals Just AddedShop now »

EMG EMG-40DC Dual Coil 5-String Active Bass Pickup Black

Item #: 
1273887998261
  • Write a Review

The EMG-40DC Dual Coil Bass Guitar Pickup employs parallel placed coils (ceramic loaded) to produce a deep low end while maintaining clarity. All of the DC Models are beefy, brilliant, and have more t... Read More

Your Price:
$990.00
  • LIST PRICE
    $12999.00
  • DISCOUNT
    24%
  • SAVINGS
    $3099.00
GC Gear Card
Special Financing Offers
Learn More
  Pick Up In Store
Ship to Store San Jose, CA (8.04  mi) See more stores


,
SUN:11AM-7PM
MON-FRI:10AM-9PM
SAT:10AM-8PM
  • Free Shipping
    Free Shipping This item qualifies for free ground shipping anywhere within the contiguous United States.
  • International Shipping
    International Shipping This item can be shipped globally. We offer international shipping to over 100 countries worldwide.
  • Easy Returns
    Easy Returns If you're not happy with your purchase, we give you 30 days to return it for a full refund or exchange.
Overview

The EMG-40DC Dual Coil Bass Guitar Pickup employs parallel placed coils (ceramic loaded) to produce a deep low end while maintaining clarity. All of the DC Models are beefy, brilliant, and have more than enough output. The DC also uses the ultralow-noise preamp designed for the EMG- JV model. EMG recommends an 18 Volt supply for extended head room. This EMG pickup uses a 40 Extended housing that is 4 inches (102mm).

Package Includes: EMG's exclusive Quik-Connect cable, prewired solid shaft volume/tone control set, output jack, battery clip set, and adjustment screws.

Features
  • Logo Color: Silver
  • Resonant Frequency (KHz): 4.3
  • RMS Output Voltage: 1.4
  • Peak Output Voltage: 2.0
  • Output Noise (dBV): -115
  • Output Impedance (Kohm): 2
  • Current@ 9V (Microamps): 220
  • Battery Life (Hours): 1200
  • Customer Reviews
Loading....

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
 
5.0

(based on 2 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (2)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

Reviewed by 2 customers

Sort by

Displaying reviews 1-2

Back to top

(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Remarkable Difference

By Frankie Aster

from Atlanta, GA

I have been a Spector guy since 1982. I own several, and HAVE owned dozens, from the $6500 model to my latest purchase, a Legend 5 Classic (which was less than $900) and everything in between. The tone from the Legend was not to my liking, so I replaced the stock pups with a pair of EMG 40DC's. WOW! The tone is no different than my expensive Spectors! Piano-like highs and mids with window-rattling lows, I don't hesitate to play this "cheap" Spector at gigs or even in the studio, it sounds that good.

Comment on this review

(15 of 15 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Awesome pick ups

By P. Muzi Branch

from Richmond

I recently purchased a Stuart Spector Legend Classic 5 string bass on Ebay. It came with EMG-Hz pick-ups. I wasn't satisfied with the tone and volume available through those pick ups. The Legend is a low-end Spector and it list for less than $900. I own a Spector Euro5LX neck-through which list around $2800. I had two EMG-40DC's professionally installed. The difference is remarkable. The cheaper bolt-on neck legend has a sound that is comparable to the Euro LX. I played the Legend on the gig this past weekend and the sound was awesome. Remarkable tone; even the low B was clear and fat. The EMG-40DC pick ups will turn an ordinary 5 string instrument into an extraordinary one. If you own a inexpensive instrument try replacing the stock picks with EMG's. You will not regret it.

Comment on this review

Displaying reviews 1-2

Back to top

You are changing the Ship-To country.

Our product catalog varies by country due to manufacturer restrictions. If you change the Ship-To country, some or all of the items in your cart may not ship to the new destination.