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Tone capacitor

Started this discussion. Last reply by RG Murphy Aug 3. 3 Replies

Hello!I saw the video (C.B. Getty channel) of Glen soldering in a tone capacitor in the tone pot in order to lessen the amount of high end “quack” from a piezo. Is it possible to do that with just a…Continue

 

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RG Murphy replied to RG Murphy's discussion Tone capacitor
"Thank you all!! Very helpful!"
Aug 3
BrianQ. replied to RG Murphy's discussion Tone capacitor
"That’s the easiest mod , you don’t have to worry about polarity. You can also put 2 different caps on a DPDT on/off switch like this? "
Aug 2
the anonymous pick replied to RG Murphy's discussion Tone capacitor
"YUP. https://www.cbgitty.com/news/electronics-pickup-harness-disk-piezo-capacitor/ SCROLL DOWN FOR THE  JACK TO DISK METHOD . (FIRST EXAMPLE)"
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Tone capacitor

Hello!I saw the video (C.B. Getty channel) of Glen soldering in a tone capacitor in the tone pot in order to lessen the amount of high end “quack” from a piezo. Is it possible to do that with just a straight input to piezo (with no vol or tone pots)??Thank you!See More
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