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New wiring for in series

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by tomhanzo, Nov 7, 2013.

  1. tomhanzo

    tomhanzo

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    This may not be a new idea for wiring, but I haven't seen it anywhere before.

    [​IMG]

    This will make one knob a master volume and one knob a volume for the neck pickup except its in series as opposed to parallel like most two volume setups. A con to this is you can only solo the bridge pickup. It could be wired backwards to give you the neck soloed.
  2. BioWeapon

    BioWeapon

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    I haven't seen this often either, and it's probably because of the ability to solo only one pickup, although I guess someone might like that.
  3. line6man

    line6man

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    The correct way to wire it is like this:
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    (Diagram courtesy of Walterw.)

    Your diagram does not allow control over both pickups' volumes.
  4. tomhanzo

    tomhanzo

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    Wow. Genius bro. I've never seen that wiring. It's that or the duo sonic wiring. I don't know which one I like more.
  5. georgestrings

    georgestrings Supporting Member

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    Yeah, Walter is pretty sharp, IMO...


    - georgestrings

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