We want to share a reader question with you concerning a custom-designed guitar with two output jacks. The reader wants to install a balance control to plug each output jack into a different amp and use the balance to control each.
Keep reading to see how we solve this problem, and as always, if you know a better way, please let us know.
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This time around, we’re going to discuss a Seymour Duncan BG1400 wiring diagram. The Seymour Duncan BG1400 Is a direct replacement for the standard Fender Telecaster bridge pickup. Unlike the standard single-coil pickup, the BG 1400 is a humbucker. It features two overwound coils for hotter output, and since it’s a humbucker, it’s much quieter than the standard. It also uses Alnico 5 magnets for more attack, and it’s wax potted to help reduce microphonic noise.
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This time we are going to provide a DiMarzio EJ Custom wiring diagram, to help you get this great-sounding humbucker installed into your guitar. The DiMarzio EJ Custom is a pickup designed to the exacting specifications of well-known guitar virtuoso Eric Johnson. Continue reading “Dimarzio EJ Custom Wiring Diagram”
This time we’ll take a look at our ultimate Bare Knuckle Installation Guide, which will include a complete range of pickups. Single-coils, humbuckers, and P90s will all be covered, and with the help of this article, you’ll be able to install any Bare Knuckle pickup into your guitar with ease.
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There are many brands of guitar shielding paint & tape available for purchase, and they are both relatively inexpensive. We are going to take a close look at each to see if one is any better than the other when used as an RF filter to reduce the static and hiss present in your guitar signal, especially when using single-coil pickups.
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If you’re looking to shield your guitar from RF interference to reduce the amount of hiss present in your signal, we’re about to show you an inexpensive way to make DIY guitar shielding paint that looks great and gets the job done. There are many brands of premade shielding paint available, as well as several metal tapes that work well, as shields.
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Today we’ll discuss our Lollar pickup installation guide, to help you install any type of pick up that Lollar creates. Whether it be single-coils, vintage P90s, or modern humbuckers, we have you covered. This easy reference explains which wires go where, and includes illustrations that will make the instructions even easier to follow.
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In this post, we are going to attempt to show you how to install every kind of Lindy Fralin guitar pickup with our Fralin Installation Guide. We’ll cover installing modern single-coil and humbuckers as well as vintage P90, and PAF style pickups. We’ve also included illustrations to show you the wiring schematic of each pickup in different types of guitars.
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Today we are going to create a Gibson 61 wiring diagram. The pickup for the Gibson 61 is a humbucker that has one slightly overwound coil that creates a unique tone, compared to other humbuckers. These pickups are reverse Burstbusters, which you might be familiar with. They are also quite similar to the Gibson ’59 Tribute and the Seymour Duncan Pearly Gates.
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This time we are going to illustrate a DiMarzio Bluesbucker wiring diagram, to guide you through an installation of this unique humbucker. The Bluesbucker sounds like a P90, so you get the vintage tone in a silent, humbucker design. It uses technology that helps the pickup see narrower string window than standard humbuckers, which makes it a little more responsive to your playing. Continue reading “DiMarzio Bluesbucker Wiring Diagram”