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Mike pope flexcore jack question

Discussion in 'Pickups & Electronics [BG]' started by KINGPIN_88, May 20, 2017.


  1. KINGPIN_88

    KINGPIN_88

    Mar 20, 2014
    Hey guys I have a question about the wiring of this barrel jack. Just need to know where each tip goes to. I am now thinking I need to move one wire to the outside ground wire but not sure by the way it is a 4 prong/tip jack. Any help is appreciated.
     

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  2. 4StringTheorist

    4StringTheorist Supporting Member

    Plug a cable in and use a multimeter or continuity tester to test between the jack tabs and the free end of the cable.
     
  3. KINGPIN_88

    KINGPIN_88

    Mar 20, 2014
    Thanks I will try this.
     
  4. megafiddle

    megafiddle

    May 25, 2011
    It does look like the unused terminal is the shield.

    You should be able to confirm that both visually and with a continuity test between the terminal and outer end of the jack bushing.

    If there is a ring terminal, it will also read continuity to the shield of a plugged in mono cable.

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  5. KINGPIN_88

    KINGPIN_88

    Mar 20, 2014
    Thanks for your response
     

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