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Old Yesterday, 05:29 PM   #1
Outside Octaves
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Using the amp EQ in place of a tone pot?

If in reconfiguring my guitar's wiring I loose my tone knob (going for 2 concentric pots possibly), I've heard tell around the net that there is a way to use your amp in such a way as to have the same effect as rolling on/off your tone knob. Is this true, and if so how? And how close to the effect is this?
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Old Yesterday, 07:10 PM   #2
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Location: UK? I'm good too.
My personal preference is to simply build a tone pedal. Basically just wire a tone circuit (ripped straight out of the guitar if you like) and put it between a pair of jacks. Completely passive, easy to make true bypass and much faster to activate (at least for me!).
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