What's the deal with the ****bay tone cap upgrades? - Jemsite
All Other Guitars (including Prestige) Discussion about other Ibanez Guitars not covered in the above topics. Includes J-Custom, USA-Custom, Prestige subforum.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 11-26-2008, 03:46 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Posts: 80
What's the deal with the ****bay tone cap upgrades?

Does this do anything? you get a new cap for your tone and one for your vol pot. what's the point of these?
MrMcSick is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 11-26-2008, 04:05 PM
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: Cali
Posts: 357
Re: What's the deal with the ****bay tone cap upgrades?

dont buy the ones on eb4y, you can save $5 by going to you local electronics store and buying them there. or you can save by buying them at guitarpartsdepot.com which has the sprague caps cheaper than that "package" on eb4y.

oh yea and, the capacitor you put on your tone is basically how much treble you can roll off. the larger the number, the darker you can make your sound. the cap you put on your volume pot helps you save treble as you roll off on the volume. without it, rolling off on the volume can sound like you're rolling off on your tone too, which isn't necessarily bad.

Last edited by Foulacy; 11-26-2008 at 04:11 PM.
Foulacy is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Jemsite forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address

IMPORTANT: You will be required to activate your account so please ensure that your email address is correct.

If you do not receive your activation check your spam folder before using the CONTACT US form (at the bottom right of each page).



Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Ibanez RT-650 with HSC, upgrades. DracoAran Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear 2 11-09-2008 02:18 PM
RG320DX with upgrades finstah Classified Ads: Guitars and Gear 0 07-08-2007 09:13 PM
New Deal ON Jem 7BL with upgrades jemman7blue Classified Ads: Ibanez JEM/UV Guitars 1 08-20-2005 08:23 PM
RGT42 upgrades Krisiundoom Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods 0 02-22-2004 04:45 PM
Good deal on a JEM90th? - Just wondered if I got a good deal vaijem777 Ibanez JEM, UV, JS & Other Signature Models 9 12-19-2000 03:42 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome