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Jazz Bass Balance Pot problem! Help!

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by FunkyMan, Jun 6, 2012.


  1. FunkyMan

    FunkyMan

    Nov 27, 2007
    Hey folks, a friend brought me his MIM Active Jazz Bass 4 to check it out, because when both, bridge and neck pickup are soloed, they sound full and nice as it should be, but in center detent the sound is too weak, it loses a lot of volumen, and the tone becomes thin, which could be the reason for this? (every factors are fine, battery, strings, pickup height etc..)

    Thank you very much!
     
  2. Out of phase coils.
     
  3. fenderphil

    fenderphil

    Sep 1, 2006
    Houston, TX
    +1
     
  4. SGD Lutherie

    SGD Lutherie Inactive Commercial User

    Aug 21, 2008
    Bloomfield, NJ
    Owner, SGD Music Products
    Reverse the hot and ground leads on one of the pickups.
     

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