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    recently did a tone pot upgrade to make better use of the bridge pup on Strats. helps when you can dial back the ice pick sound

    https://app.box.com/s/ia8ozpnnmqggyvkvymb2u5f2t3puzv67
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    Nice playing and tune - what's the story with the pot upgrade?
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    This piece is quite old but one of the better reads I have come across on why traditional strats don't have tone control for the bridge pup and how to fix it easily.

    https://www.premierguitar.com/articl...tone-control-1
    helliott in Hamilton
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    Thanks, Helliot - couldn't be easier than that!

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    Sounds great!
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    Thanks Robert. Grew up thinking that bridge setting was no darn good, took be this long to figure out that's not the case
    helliott in Hamilton
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