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Re: Wax Potting a humbucker

8/30/2003 10:41 PM
Sheldon Dingwall
Re: Wax Potting a humbucker
That brings up two thoughts.  
1. How about using lacquer on the first couple of layers. Are they not the main culprits for the high pitched squeal? Then finish the remainder of the coil un-potted.  
2. If Lindy says that even finger pressure makes a coil sound worse (I don't know how you would test this), does a looser wind sound better than a tighter wind?

Jason Lollar 1. How about using lacquer on the f... -- 8/30/2003 11:09 PM