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GROUND LOOPS – What are they & how I can avoid one?

Ground loops can cause humming and buzzing in your guitar. Period. Do they ALWAYS cause humming and buzzing in your guitar. No, not 100% of the time. But wouldn’t you rather eliminate the possibility if you are rewiring your guitar? The traditional way that guitars are wired is to have a common ground for both […]

Pot Values – How do they affect my sound?

The big question… Do I use 250k, 300k, 500k, or 1meg pots in my guitar? Well…┬áthe answer is… it depends. The way pot values work is this: the lower the number on the pot (25k, 100k, 250k, etc), the more highs the pot will attenuate (or bleed off) from your signal the higher the number […]