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Source for Korean haz preamp replacement pots?

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by somebrains, May 28, 2017.


  1. somebrains

    somebrains

    Feb 7, 2017
    Tried pj, no dice.
    Ordered a set from guitronics, wrong size.

    Going by a schematic from here, one pickup is reversed. That was an easy fix.
    download_20170528_132042.jpg

    Prior to my ownership P volume knob was replaced with a short shaft. It's bent now, so I need to replace it.
    download_20170528_132052.jpg


    I think I'm going to pull the J volume if I can get a proper size blend pot.

    Anyone know a good source for pots?

    I'm up in the air about pickups, there's a set of EMGs in it. GZR that much better??
     
  2. gebass6

    gebass6 We're not all trying to play the same music.

    First of all,what kind of bass is this?
    I think you'd have better luck replacing the whole preamp that just replacing the pots.
    "Korean haz'?
     
  3. somebrains

    somebrains

    Feb 7, 2017
    Spector ns-2a, so the preamp would be the hazlabs knockoff
     
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  4. funkinbottom

    funkinbottom Supporting Member

    Apr 23, 2006
    Northern CA.
    Have you contacted Sheldon (SNCpre) over in the Spector club? He builds a great Haz clone. I have one, very nice. Maybe he has what you need, or knows where you find it.
     
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  5. somebrains

    somebrains

    Feb 7, 2017
    Talking to him now.

    Basically pinged everyone I could find that was building Haz clones.
    Trying my hardest to keep this bass down to just a pickup swap and preamp repair.
    Kinda reminds me of guys that are into Model T or Model A Ford's.

    If you love it, then you fix the flathead instead of dumping it for a small block Chevy at the first sign of trouble.

    Talkbass is such a good resource for niche basses like the NS-2A.
    Who knew Cor-tek could actually build anything people would value nowadays?
     
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  6. okcrum

    okcrum in your chest

    Oct 5, 2009
    Verde Valley, AZ
    RIP Dark Horse strings
  7. Groovy Luca

    Groovy Luca

    Jul 18, 2016
    Did you manage to find correct size pots? I'm in the same situation at the moment.
    The closest I've found are Bourns 181 with the long shaft
     
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