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  1. Hi lungimsam , Will do , they have been very...

    Hi lungimsam ,
    Will do , they have been very responsive in the past ( supplying schematic etc ) not like some , who dont even bother to reply .
    Pete
  2. On all my Basses ( Jazz, Lakland etc ) I always...

    On all my Basses ( Jazz, Lakland etc ) I always follow the pickup shape . If the pickup has adjustable pole pieces ( as on the Starfire ) I set the bridge to the curve of the fingerboard , and adjust...
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    All parts arrived ( mini CTS 500K log pots , .002...

    All parts arrived ( mini CTS 500K log pots , .002 cap , .022 cap and 100K resistor as required for above schematic ) so started to remove old pots . first problem was that the Vol and Tone pots would...
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    Hi All, Now have a schematic of the Starfire...

    Hi All,
    Now have a schematic of the Starfire Bass from Guild .
    Strange , normally single coil pups have 250K pots ( as per Jazz , Strat Tele etc ) , the Guild uses 500k , and the caps are normally...
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    Had my Newark SF-1 for just over a week ( bought...

    Had my Newark SF-1 for just over a week ( bought used on ebay - UK ) Korean made 2012 , spent some time setting up , changing strings , adjusting neck , adjusting string height of saddles , electrics...
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    Hi all , Problem solved ........... tried to...

    Hi all ,
    Problem solved ........... tried to remove the pots and jack harness - would not come out of " f " holes , pots were too large , so removed pickup and found a square cut out through the...
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    Hi, Tomorrow morning ( UK time ! ) I will strip...

    Hi,
    Tomorrow morning ( UK time ! ) I will strip out the electrics and have a look . Is there normally a connector between the pup and the first ( vol ) pot , as I can see one looking into the "f "...
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    Guild Starfire 1 Newark Street Collection

    Hi all ,
    Just got a Starfire Bass ( used 2012 ) and have had to do a lot of "tweaking" to get it as I want it to play .
    Put La Bella flats on , cut nut down , lowered wooden saddles etc etc ....
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