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Old 30th December 2004, 01:24 PM   #1
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Default Logarithmic potentiometers

I didn't do advanced maths, so I've never really gone into Logarithmics properly.

What does it means when a potentiometer is labelled as being Log A or Log B?
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Old 30th December 2004, 01:50 PM   #2
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A = log
B = Linear

Log B doesn't exist as far as I know.

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Old 30th December 2004, 02:04 PM   #3
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Taper ------- Old Code------- New Code ------ Alternate
Linear -------- A -----------------B ------------ LIN
Log (Audio) ---- C -------------- A ----------- LOG
Antilog ---------- F ------------ N/A ---------- N/A

stolen from Rod Elliots page: http://sound.westhost.com/pots.htm
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Old 31st December 2004, 01:17 PM   #4
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Thanks Netlist & Keld, that certainly makes things much easier!
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