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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 05-21-2012, 03:22 AM Thread Starter
 
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Dimarzio push/pull pot ..which one to buy ??

i bought a rg premium 870Z BK recently and decided to mod it with coil splitter ... i prefer the dimarzio pots .. which one will i buy as in which will support and work just fine , a dimarzio 250k or a 500k ?? please suggest
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Re: Dimarzio push/pull pot ..which one to buy ??

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Re: Dimarzio push/pull pot ..which one to buy ??

Yep--the common rule of thumb is 500K for humbuckers and 250K for singlecoils.
Once you get the pot00here;s a site with all of the info you need:

http://www.guitarelectronics.com/c=r...r_wiring_mods/



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Yep--the common rule of thumb is 500K for humbuckers and 250K for singlecoils.
Once you get the pot00here;s a site with all of the info you need:

http://www.guitarelectronics.com/c=r...r_wiring_mods/
thanks a lot!!!!
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thanks a lot!!!!
Anytime, bud! Don't hesitate to shoot me PMs with questions, either.



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Re: Dimarzio push/pull pot ..which one to buy ??

all high end ibanez come with 500k pots, so i would continue with going 500k
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all high end ibanez come with 500k pots, so i would continue with going 500k
All guitars with humbuckers usually have 500k pots. It's not a matter of the guitars price or quality--just proper resistance.



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All guitars with humbuckers usually have 500k pots. It's not a matter of the guitars price or quality--just proper resistance.
thanks for the extra knowledge
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