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active/passive switch for a BTB?

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by movielvr, Dec 20, 2013.

  1. movielvr


    Nov 4, 2013
    would like to add an a/p switch to my Ibanez BTB 675F, bartolini pups. Do I need to change the pre-amp? Is so, what kind?
  2. Maz


    Jan 9, 2011
    The switch will go after the volume and before the pre, so no.
  3. movielvr


    Nov 4, 2013
    duh...so, a 5 pot 1 switch?
  4. CoarseBass


    Dec 28, 2002
    Or use a push/pull volume pot, if you don't want to drill a switch hole.
  5. movielvr


    Nov 4, 2013
    my bass has a mid switch, so I think I want a 5pot,1switch p/a...I'm looking for suggestions as to type : push/pull is cool...ty for the reply