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Pro-Level Pickups and Electronics

Established in 1973, Bartolini designs and builds professional-level pickups and electronics for guitar and bass. Made in our San Luis Obispo California factory, our pickups and electronics bring out the best tone from your instrument, and are made to withstand the demands of working musicians to be sure they are ready.

Be Inspired

Great musicians use Bartolini Pickups and Electronics. Their audiences expect them to sound and play great whether in the studio, on the stage, or even in the woodshed. With Bartolini, they know they can deliver.

Be Pro-Level

We proudly bring the traditions of craftsmanship and innovation that Bartolini has been known for since 1973 into the 21st century. We hand-craft all of our products in California.

Maybe you don’t need professional level gear. Maybe you don’t need to practice. But if you want to be pro-level, make sure your gear is as ready as you are.

Guitar Pickups

From ubiquitous jazz voicing and resonant single-coil clean tones to high-output humbuckers and distinctive acoustic pick-ups that defined a generation, Bartolini guitar pickups give you the voice you’ve been looking for.

Bass Pickups

The clearest, truest voice for your bass – deep lows, punchy mids, high-end “growl,” and everything in between. Bartolini is the industry standard for professional-caliber bass pickups.


For even more tone possibilities, dive into our state-of-the-art electric guitar and bass electronics. Whether adding richer mid-range, ultra-clean output boost, or nuanced EQ, our electronics are the answer to your tone prayers.

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