PRS Knobs

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  1. littlebadboy

    littlebadboy New Member

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    I am currently modding my PRS S2 Standard 22 with US electronics. I take that the stock import PRS knobs will not fit on US pots. Will the US PRS knobs I see on eBay fit US pots?

    Thanks!
     
  2. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Get in, loser, we’re going shopping.

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    The S2 comes with US knobs.
     
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  3. littlebadboy

    littlebadboy New Member

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    Nice to know! Thanks!
     
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  4. littlebadboy

    littlebadboy New Member

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    Now... any tips on how to remove them? They're so tight! I'm scared that I might break something.
     
  5. dmatthews

    dmatthews Dave's not here...

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    Once I had to use a golf divot repair tool. I put a playing card underneath it.
    Another trick is to wrap string underneath the knob and pull hard.
    Whatever you try, be very careful and take it slow.
     
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  6. jak3af3r

    jak3af3r Slightly Older Than New Member

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    I use two spoons and a polishing cloth.

    I take a polishing cloth and put under the kobs and use the spoons to pry the knob up evenly. Just be careful not to slam the spoon handle into the top.
     
  7. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    Mine too, not that I remove them often.
     
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  8. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    Shoe string. Put it between the knob and the body. Wrap it once. Pull up on the shoe string and knob at the same time.
     
  9. Lacire

    Lacire New Member

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    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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  11. alantig

    alantig SSBMA

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    Crowbar and a hammer works. Usually.
     
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  12. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    Don’t force it! Use a bigger one!
     
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  13. ViperDoc

    ViperDoc Plugged In.

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    Take an old t-shirt or thin cloth towel, slip it under the knob, gather, twist and pull.
     
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  14. alantig

    alantig SSBMA

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    If I had a bigger one, I’d be more popular.
     
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  15. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    and I wouldn’t need to force it!:confused:
     
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  16. alantig

    alantig SSBMA

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    Exactly! Because a bigger one changes the amount of effort needed to generate the force to lever off the knob. It’s just physics!
     
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  17. Alnus Rubra

    Alnus Rubra Loving nature’s wonders

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    Exactly!

    But is it Leaver, or Levver?

     
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  18. gush

    gush I'm not a new member!!!!

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    This absolutely works.
     
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