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All wired up and no place to go

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by Maurice ElDarko, Sep 30, 2001.


  1. Alright so I understand the literal sense of series / parallel wiring,
    But how does thing effect tone, sounds, and all that jazz?
     
  2. Well I thought one of yous would know...
    Maybe no one gives a sh!t

    Oh well:rolleyes:
     
  3. Bass Guitar

    Bass Guitar Supporting Member

    Aug 13, 2001
    Hi Maurice,

    No need to start swearing. :)

    Pickups wired in series make the tone "fatter" or "hotter". Wired in parallel means you can blend the 2 pickups. You can have a switch to switch between the 2 modes.

    Check this site for more information:

    http://www.guitarnuts.com/wiring/serpar.html
     
  4. Ahh, I see, at least one of you heard my plea

    (as you can see I'm kinda new to the whole business)