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Stupid Question

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by omfgnotthatguy, Dec 18, 2012.

  1. omfgnotthatguy


    Oct 29, 2012
    Hey there, this is going to be short thread, since I am borderline retarded when it comes to electronics.

    Basically, i'm wondering If i can use a 'Delano 3 Band Preamp' (http://www.bestbassgear.com/delano-sonar-bass-preamps.htm# - Second one down) In a Ibanez BTB 675 Bass.
    I primarily want to use the active/passive selection with the volume push/pull - Which the Ibanez does not have. The bass' stock preamp does however have 5 knobs for Volume, Pickup balance, Bass, treble and midrange boost/cut. Will this work? If not, could somebody please send me in the right direction. Again, I apologise if this thread is vague/dumb as I know VERY little about electronics.

  2. Sure, it'll work fine. Any preamp can be used with any pickups, with rare exceptions(certain EMG's).
  3. omfgnotthatguy


    Oct 29, 2012
    Hey there, thanks for the response. Will I be able to use the Push pull function though? Also, do I need to do any extra wiring (although I probably won't be doing it myself)
  4. The push-pull is built into the Delano volume pot so, yes, it will work. The wiring should be very easy to do.
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  6. omfgnotthatguy


    Oct 29, 2012
    Cheers! Really appreciate the help.

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