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Active Jazz 5'er to Passive?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by mrpackerguy, Feb 26, 2005.

  1. mrpackerguy

    mrpackerguy Supporting Member

    Jul 3, 2004
    Madison, Wisconsin
    Just curious. If you take the battery out of the active pre-amp of an American Fender Deluxe 5'er, have you thusly rendered its electronics passive?
  2. bass_drum


    Feb 13, 2005
    No man, that wont work. You might still get a sound from 'em, but it'll crap
  3. hands5


    Jan 15, 2003
    good 'ol USA/Tampa fla.
    YEP !