when did fender use 1mg pots in telecasters?

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  1. dusty tolex

    dusty tolex Member

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    or better yet, does anyone know what value pots were used by fender in telecasters over the years?

    cheers
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  2. 73Fender

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    FWIW, my 73 tele had 1 megs (at least the volume pot) with the stock bridge pickup it could make your ears bleed. I have some different electronics in it now..
     
  3. Polynitro

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    late 60s they started using 1meg.
    not sure why

    jags also have 1 meg thats partly why they are bright as fark.
     

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