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ImageI originally posted this article on the OzBass forums a few months ago. ‘Debbie’ (as in Harry, from Blondie) & I didn’t see eye to eye, so she¬† has since gone to a more appreciative home. I’d have loved to keep her, just to gaze lovingly at, but I’m a player, not a collector!

ImageThis was the stock wiring; random pots with 6mm shafts, and a .1 uF capacitor (versus the more typical .047 uF used in Precision basses). The pots were okay, but the .1 uF capacitor is just a bit too woolly for my tastes – you don’t get a lot of signal left over 400 Hz when you roll the tone back all the way. Read the rest of this entry »