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Mike Pope Flexcore Troubleshooting

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by Rusty the Scoob, Feb 2, 2013.

  1. I just installed my Flexcore with EMGs (pretty much the Wooten setup: http://www.bestbassgear.com/installing-victor-wooten-retrofit.htm) and it works fine in passive mode, but in Active/EQ mode it spits out a heavy distortion, and the sound cuts off after about a second. Doesn't seem to matter where I set the EQ knobs or even the gain trim pot.
  2. If it helps, I have this configuration: 2stk.2stk V/Tone stack, Bl, B/T stack, Lo Mid/Hi Mid stack, A/Psw
  3. Update: Michael Pope is taking care of me. Awesome service!!!!
  4. JoelFT


    Nov 12, 2011
    Newnan, GA
    Let us know the solution. I'm about to buy one myself and need all the info I can get.
  5. trbostic

    trbostic Supporting Member

    Jun 20, 2011
    Columbia, SC
    It's probably the jumper needing to be installed which is used only if you have active pickups.