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Warning!!! Noob Question.

Discussion in 'Basses [BG]' started by Jiro, Nov 2, 2004.


  1. Jiro

    Jiro

    Mar 15, 2004
    What are Pots :cool:
     
  2. mikezimmerman

    mikezimmerman Supporting Member

    Apr 29, 2001
    Omaha, Nebraska
    "pots" is short for "potentiometers". They are the movable part with the shaft that the knob attaches to for volume and tone controls--they're basically a variable resistor, in electrical terms.

    Mike