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DPDT wiring question

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by BassLife77, Nov 27, 2017.


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  1. BassLife77

    BassLife77

    Nov 13, 2009
    San Diego
    Been wiring for years but can't figure this out. The pots are throwing me off. I've been using this diagram to wire a DPDT On-On-On switch as series/bridge/parallel. The middle setting is bridge only. Now I want wire the same switch as series/neck/parallel. The middle setting will be neck only. I want to use the neck pot to control the series and neck volume. what wires do I have to move around?
     

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  2. After taking a look at that, it would appear you've got a switch like this:

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    So, all you need to do is swap the top two set of terminals from left to right.

    This is assuming that UP is the Series position...
     
    Last edited: Nov 27, 2017
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  3. BassLife77

    BassLife77

    Nov 13, 2009
    San Diego
    I finally got around to wiring it and it worked. Your solution was the first thing that popped in my head but I overthought it and made it more complicated. This is for a PJ Foley-style lead bass with a FET buffer. Thanks!
     
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