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E&A Strings Quiet on Jazz Bass.

Discussion in 'Hardware, Setup & Repair [BG]' started by marco_e, Sep 19, 2008.


  1. marco_e

    marco_e

    Jan 16, 2006
    Nova Scotia
    Hey,

    I have an SX Jazz bass, and the E&A strings seem quieter than the D&G and sort of muddier. I thought it was the original strings but I switched to LaBella Flats and the problem persisted. I checked the pups and they seem level. Any suggestions?

    Thanks!
     
  2. Bobster

    Bobster

    Mar 27, 2006
    Austin, TX
    marco,

    Level may not be what you want in this situation.

    Try raising the E/A side of the pickup and checking volume as you adjust. If they are quieter that should help.

    If the volume is the same, but they are muddier, the E/A side may need to be lowered to improve the definition.

    Bob
     

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