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previous: Jason Lollar The rule of thumb is to start up a ... -- 7/23/2003 2:23 AM View Thread

Re: Rule or Rules of Thumb?

7/24/2003 1:10 AM
Jeff G.
Re: Rule or Rules of Thumb?
I'm keeping records (need to be sure to measure individual coil resistance each time though), but my database is only three so far ;0  
I think I can see now how the old PAFs might have varied a lot from pickup to pickup.  
Do you normally wind to a certain number of turns unless someone wants a specific rewind?  
It's a bit of a pain measuring along the way. I broke a wire on my second PuP and had to repair it to continue. It sounds good though ... just got a little heavy handed with the 600-grit sandpaper.

Jason Lollar I used to wind to resistance becaus... -- 7/24/2003 6:06 PM