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500k 250k pots????????

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by pumo420, Feb 3, 2002.


  1. pumo420

    pumo420

    Nov 2, 2001
    illinois
    im not so clear on the different type of pots that are out there and if i could use the same type of pot for a volume and tone pot.
     
  2. rllefebv

    rllefebv

    Oct 17, 2000
    Newberg, Oregon
    Generic rule of thumb... 500K for humbuckers, 250K for single-coils. That's very generic, but I've followed it with everything I do and have found it to be okay. Yes, you can use the same type of pot for either volume or tone...

    -robert