replacement pots on p bass

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by vintageampeg, Oct 5, 2005.

  1. vintageampeg


    Feb 2, 2005

    Replacing the pots on my mexi p bass - are the ones at Musicians Friend - the Fender 250K solid shaft model - are they OK to use? My P has stock, passive pups.

  2. Trevorus


    Oct 18, 2002
    Urbana, IL
    yep. just make sure your knobs have the set screws, otherwise you'll have to use the split shaft pots.
  3. Hookus


    Oct 2, 2005
    Austin, TX
    Just out of curiosity, do they NEED to be replaced?

    Also, if you want to be able to use different knobs, they make little bushings that can convert split knobs shafts to solid knob, so you don't get that knob wobble.