"I see what looks like 3 wires coming out of the pickup, which looks like a hummbucker, 2 wires joined together as 'ground/earth'
You might be shorting the second coil to ground by connecting the ground and the 2nd wire together.
"Looks like a lot of extra unshielded wire in there which could be acting like an antenna picking up electromagnetic interference. I'd get rid of that and just use the shielded wire from the pickup. Also you should ground your bridge so the…"
Good morning, Tony here from the land of aus. built a 3 string guitar out of a wooden shoe box. I can't seem to earth it, the buzz/hum through the amp is driving me crazy, any idea. Regards TonySee More
We wanna know who you are! Where ya from? What'cha buildin'? This is a place for new members to introduce themselves and old 'uns to show 'em around.I'm Shane & I run the Nation. I'm glad you're here. Come on in and tune up!See More