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Help me wire my P/J

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by Rockbobmel, Mar 6, 2014.


  1. Rockbobmel

    Rockbobmel Supporting Member

    Hi, I've been scouring the internet and can't find the diagram form my needs. Here's the layout:

    5 faceplate holes, 4 lg for pots and 1 sm for mini switch.
    Jack hole is on edge mounted.
    My pickups are passive Bill Lawrence P46/J45 matched set.

    I would LIKE to have V-V-T-T Series/Parallel with the on/on switch. It does'nt need to have 2 tones but I'm trying to fill all the holes. I can also just put a side plate on it and use one front hole for the jack- but that may interfere with the mini switch.

    Also, should I series/parallel just the Precision or series/parallel the 2 pickups? I have it wired like Bill's blend pot diagram, but it lacks mids that way.

    Thanks.
     

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  2. Rockbobmel

    Rockbobmel Supporting Member

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  4. Rockbobmel

    Rockbobmel Supporting Member

    so run the P singles in series, then use the group P+-?

    The tone go to ground (case)?
     
  5. Split coil P pickups are almost always wired for series coils. Parallel will not yield good results.

    All pots must be grounded.
     
  6. Rockbobmel

    Rockbobmel Supporting Member

    OK Thanks. I'm trying to re draw it with the pots/switch oriented to my config.
     
  7. Rockbobmel

    Rockbobmel Supporting Member

    Got it wired. It's working- Kinda. I have to take it apart and re trace.
     



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