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Sadowsky (in particular) and others control cavity

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by pjbasser, Dec 27, 2003.


  1. pjbasser

    pjbasser

    Sep 26, 2003
    Sweden
    Hi!
    Just throwing out this as a chance...(excause my bad English there...LOL)

    Has anybody of u basslovers out here any pics of the control cavity of ur basses?

    Asking this ONLY for getting some reference to the real pro´s way to the wiring and my own..

    Just to see if we´re on the same level...


    Please...


    Peder
     
  2. Nino Valenti

    Nino Valenti Supporting Member Commercial User

    Feb 2, 2001
    Staten Island NYC
    Builder: Valenti Basses
    Here is the control cavity for the Koa Warmoth bass I built. I installed a Sadowsky preamp & used sheilding paint.

    <img src="http://www.talkbass.com/forum/attachment.php?s=&postid=1264831">
     
  3. pjbasser

    pjbasser

    Sep 26, 2003
    Sweden
    Thanks a lot man!
    Truly nice of u to hear my request...
    Btw, that installation is really nice!:)


    Peder
     
  4. Rvl

    Rvl

    Dec 23, 2003
    Aomori Japan
    Here's my bass a Sadowsky Tokyo
     
  5. Nino -- how are you handling your grounding in this set-up? It looks like you're grounding to a common point on the sheilding paint, but then what? Is your bridge ground then connected to this point or somewhere else on the shielding paint? I've seen this pic before and wanted to get a better understanding of what's going on. Thanks!
     
  6. Nino Valenti

    Nino Valenti Supporting Member Commercial User

    Feb 2, 2001
    Staten Island NYC
    Builder: Valenti Basses
    All of the ground points (back of pots, pickups, input jack, preamp, bridde) are connected to the post essentially connecting them all.