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"Hi Bear, Usually the higher output pickup goes in the bridge position (particularly…"

David L. replied Mar 1 to Lipstick pickup and Telecaster neck pickup. What goes where?

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

"+1 to Thomas Petry's answer. "

David L. replied Jan 8 to Wiring CB Gitty Black Ice Single Coil

5 Jan 9
Reply by ILL GREEN

"Hi Art, Some sites limit the photo size (not sure about here).  It might be worth tr…"

David L. replied Dec 17, 2018 to Minimal effect from volume or tone pot

9 Dec 21, 2018
Reply by Paul Craig

"The track the wiper moves over to give the variable resistance in a pot can get oxid…"

David L. replied Nov 26, 2018 to Creackle from Volume and Tone pots

4 Sep 22
Reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner

"If you find the switches you want to compare from here https://www.axesrus.co.uk/Swi…"

David L. replied May 17, 2018 to Vol, tone, 3 way toggle and 2 single coils?

20 Nov 25, 2018
Reply by Paul Craig

"If you 3 way switch looks like this Then if you look at the bottom it looks like…"

David L. replied May 17, 2018 to Vol, tone, 3 way toggle and 2 single coils?

20 Nov 25, 2018
Reply by Paul Craig

"Hi Bear, I hope you are well :0) This link is to a pdf of the common wiring options.…"

David L. replied May 17, 2018 to Vol, tone, 3 way toggle and 2 single coils?

20 Nov 25, 2018
Reply by Paul Craig

"Hi Rose, People usually ground the strings (like you suggest) if it is a single coi…"

David L. replied Mar 10, 2017 to Buzz or maybe humm

8 Mar 12, 2017
Reply by Paul Craig

"Like this. Just because I prefer to ground all pots and you have one wire less comi…"

David L. replied Aug 20, 2016 to Simple OnBoard JFet Preamp for Piezos

23 Aug 24, 2016
Reply by Jonno

"Hi Jonno, LOL - I suspect everyone is a bit shy about showing the soldering on their…"

David L. replied Aug 20, 2016 to Simple OnBoard JFet Preamp for Piezos

23 Aug 24, 2016
Reply by Jonno

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Output method

Started by Holly Hodson. Last reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner Sep 22. 5 Replies

Creackle from Volume and Tone pots

Started by Arthur Payne. Last reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner Sep 22. 4 Replies

Dealing with hum...

Started by James Pobog. Last reply by Will "KOOL DOG HOOCH" Bonner Sep 22. 6 Replies

Copper foil tape as shield.

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

Why have a switch?

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

Problem with second-hand amp.

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

Added the CB Gitty “Psycho Knob”

Started by Tim Pannabecker. Last reply by Paul Craig Mar 8. 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. 12 Replies

Wiring CB Gitty Black Ice Single Coil

Started by ILL GREEN. Last reply by ILL GREEN Jan 9. 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

Wiring A Dual Rail Pickup into A Cbg

Started by Philip Hale. Last reply by Paul Craig Jun 2, 2017. 5 Replies

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