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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-20-2004, 02:31 AM Thread Starter
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which pots to use?

I just got a bridge evolution for my dbk. I don't really know about electronics at all, but should i use a 500k pot? what brand do you use if this is true. and what would happen if I just kept the same pot in my dbk?
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-20-2004, 03:33 AM
 
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Both the volume and tone pots in your DBK should be 500K already. Since you're putting in a replacement humbucker, you don't need to change the value. (If you were using single-coil pups, you would want 250K.)
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post #3 of 3 (permalink) Old 02-20-2004, 05:41 AM Thread Starter
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