mynameisjonas wrote:i have a single 250k volume pot in my jazzmasters (which i think would give a similar sound to using two 500k pots) and i love it. i found that it made them much easier to match with other guitars without having to change all the amp/pedal settings. and they're still bright guitars, just not ice-picky.
AWSchmit wrote:I have 250k CTS pots in mine with a .047 orange drop cap. It's sounds like a fat tele.
MLC wrote:AWSchmit wrote:I have 250k CTS pots in mine with a .047 orange drop cap. It's sounds like a fat tele.
I just finished my own experiment with 250K pots in my Thinskin Jazzmaster.
You're right, AW - it's definitely got a fat-sounding Tele thing going on, now.
I love this new setup. The neck pickup is warm and clear, the bridge pickup sounds like a meaty Telecaster, and the 2-pickups together have that piano-like ring that the Jazzy is so good with. I plugged into my Mission 5E3 after I got things put back together and I'm REALLY happy with the results.
I'm going to be playing this rig (250K-modded JM Thinskin -> Peterson StroboStomp Tuner -> Dano PB&J Delay -> Mission 5E3) a lot!
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