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Wickedbucker + Piezo +Volume Jack

Already in the middle of my build and was going to use a Piezo with a volume knob and jack combo, but just recently got one of Marty Tauber…

Started by Adam Jellison

7 yesterday
Reply by Paul Craig

Output method

It was suggested to me that one of my designs might benefit from a built in speaker, so I had a couple of questions about how to go about i…

Started by Holly Hodson

5 Sep 22, 2019
Reply by KOOL DOG HOOCH

Creackle from Volume and Tone pots

Hi, I've just wired up my first guitar following wiring diagrams on the net.   Mini humbucker, tone and volume pots and jack. Plugged it in…

Started by Arthur Payne

4 Sep 22, 2019
Reply by KOOL DOG HOOCH

Dealing with hum...

Now we are in water FAR over my head...Friend gave me an old Brownsville 15G amp. So, since I just wired up my Psycho box, let's see how it…

Started by James Pobog

6 Sep 22, 2019
Reply by KOOL DOG HOOCH

Copper foil tape as shield.

Trying to "hum-proof" my latest build and read somewhere that the jack output leads should be shielded. Can't get shielded cable so am cons…

Started by Arthur Payne

5 May 2, 2019
Reply by Arthur Payne

Why have a switch?

Up to now I've done all my own soldering etc but recently I've been looking on-line at pre-wired harnesses.   Almost all of them include a…

Started by Arthur Payne

3 Apr 12, 2019
Reply by ILL GREEN

Problem with second-hand amp.

 Hi All, I have a query about an amplifier I have just acquired, a second hand Roland Cube X20 . It’s in really good condition and all it’s…

Started by Arthur Payne

5 Apr 2, 2019
Reply by Arthur Payne

Added the CB Gitty “Psycho Knob”

I just finished a 3 string. I added the “psycho Knob” from CB Gitty. when I try to get amplification, the PK must be on the pass through m…

Started by Tim Pannabecker

16 Mar 8, 2019
Reply by Paul Craig

Lipstick pickup and Telecaster neck pickup. What goes where?

Ready to start my next build and going through the planning stage at the moment. I’m trying to use up spare parts I already have rather tha…

Started by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear

12 Mar 1, 2019
Reply by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear

Wiring CB Gitty Black Ice Single Coil

Hello everyone, I had bought a Black Ice single coil from CB Gitty, (Not the black cube capacitor from Stewmac).  I noticed it came with 3…

Started by ILL GREEN

5 Jan 9, 2019
Reply by ILL GREEN

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Wickedbucker + Piezo +Volume Jack

Started by Adam Jellison. Last reply by Paul Craig yesterday. 7 Replies

Output method

Started by Holly Hodson. Last reply by KOOL DOG HOOCH Sep 22, 2019. 5 Replies

Creackle from Volume and Tone pots

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by KOOL DOG HOOCH Sep 22, 2019. 4 Replies

Dealing with hum...

Started by James Pobog. Last reply by KOOL DOG HOOCH Sep 22, 2019. 6 Replies

Copper foil tape as shield.

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by Arthur Payne May 2, 2019. 5 Replies

Why have a switch?

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by ILL GREEN Apr 12, 2019. 3 Replies

Problem with second-hand amp.

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by Arthur Payne Apr 2, 2019. 5 Replies

Added the CB Gitty “Psycho Knob”

Started by Tim Pannabecker. Last reply by Paul Craig Mar 8, 2019. 16 Replies

Lipstick pickup and Telecaster neck pickup. What goes where?

Started by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear. Last reply by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear Mar 1, 2019. 12 Replies

Wiring CB Gitty Black Ice Single Coil

Started by ILL GREEN. Last reply by ILL GREEN Jan 9, 2019. 5 Replies

Minimal effect from volume or tone pot

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by Paul Craig Dec 21, 2018. 9 Replies

Problem posting discussion

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by Paul Craig Dec 17, 2018. 2 Replies

Vol, tone, 3 way toggle and 2 single coils?

Started by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear. Last reply by Paul Craig Nov 25, 2018. 20 Replies

two picksups - both or separate

Started by Reynhard Boegl. Last reply by Reynhard Boegl Sep 27, 2017. 8 Replies

Psycho knob

Started by bizzaro guitaro. Last reply by bizzaro guitaro Sep 19, 2017. 4 Replies

Psycho knob install

Started by bizzaro guitaro. Last reply by bizzaro guitaro Sep 19, 2017. 13 Replies

Psycho knob

Started by bizzaro guitaro Sep 18, 2017. 0 Replies

I cheated and bought a solderless wiring harness. Naughty boy!

Started by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear. Last reply by Slow Blues Dani & Ol' Grey Bear Aug 18, 2017. 46 Replies

Capacitor

Started by Rose Ericson. Last reply by Rose Ericson Jul 8, 2017. 2 Replies

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