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Bass catching radio station

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by tank73, Sep 19, 2010.

  1. tank73


    May 20, 2008
    I just installed an Audere preamp in my URSA six string bass, and now when I move balance from full bridge pickup I can hear a radio station through my speakers, STRANGE!! I am going to reinstall it tomorrow just want to see if anyone had a reason this happen.

    Edit: this was not happening before the install, and I am not using any wireless gear
  2. Unshielded control cavity and/or wiring.

    Accidentally using a speaker cable instead of a guitar cord.
  3. invalidprotocol

    invalidprotocol Supporting Member

    Dec 11, 2008
    Is it something groovy you can jam along with?
  4. Muaguana


    Jul 28, 2009
    What station? Mine was some 24/7 Mariachi band or something. I'm not even sure it was an FM signal; it might have been AM straight from Mexico; who knows...
  5. my jackson gets arabic chanting, but only when the volume knob is all the way off.
  6. taphappy

    taphappy doot de doo

    Sep 28, 2007
    Tempe, Arizona
    Yep - think that one's 1400AM, Radio Fiesta! My old guitarist's half stack used to get either that or 1580 - Radio Disney. Which was awesome :)
  7. Sketchy


    Jul 15, 2010
    Bristol, UK
    Spinal Tap anyone?
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