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Bob Knetzger


From:
Kirkland, WA USA
Post Posted 12 Aug 2017 2:39 pm     Reply with quote

For those who still use a "string + pot" style volume pedal I found this to very helpful tip. BEFORE it breaks (and you need it), make a sketch or diagram of the routing of the string on your pedal, showing the loops and wraps. I drew one hidden on the inside of the bottom panel of my Goodrich pedal. Very handy. You'll have a good reference right where and when you need it.

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Bill Sinclair


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Hagerstown, Maryland, USA
Post Posted 12 Aug 2017 4:36 pm     Reply with quote

Great tip, plus a good future reference for someone with a Goodrich. Took me a moment to realize that it wasn't a piece of paper but the inside surface of the pedal bottom - good thinking!
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Todd Goad


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Gray, Georgia, USA
Post Posted 13 Aug 2017 12:57 pm     Reply with quote

"LIKE" button pushed...Nice Tip Bob.
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Bob Knetzger


From:
Kirkland, WA USA
Post Posted 13 Aug 2017 4:46 pm     Reply with quote

I don't have to tell you to also tape an extra length of fresh string inside the pedal, do I? Wink
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Joe Ribaudo


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New Jersey, USA
Post Posted 14 Aug 2017 10:33 am     Reply with quote

Bob Knetzger wrote:
I don't have to tell you to also tape an extra length of fresh string inside the pedal, do I? Wink
I was in my late 40's when I decided to start learning from other peoples' mistakes. Thanks for posting these tips.
...Of course, I still haven't learned to stop procrastinating.
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