Neck pickups (part 1)

The more I use the traditional “neck” pickup location on a fretless bass, the less I like the sound.  It just isn’t working for me.  As I’ve been trying several brands of pickups over the past few years, I’ve learned that they all have different sounds, but the “neck” pickup location just doesn’t have enough of the rich midrange that I’ve come to expect on a fretless bass.

I’m finding the tone of the new “sweet spot” location to be far better for my tastes.  However, I’ve now got at least 5 fretless Gecko basses which have a neck pickup (among others) and I’m not sure than I’m happy with them.

What to do?  Should I sell some of these Gecko bodies and replace them with new ones with better pickup locations for my needs?

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