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Old 04-05-2013, 10:08 AM   #1
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Need help with wiring diagram

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My first project is to rewire and change the humbuckers in a LP style guitar. I have everything ready to go but lo and behold when I look inside the guitar, the wiring is COMPLETELY different to how I'd planned to do it. After much searching around I realise there are lots of ways to wire this thing. If you would be kind enough to look at the schematic I made and tell me if it will work, you will save me a lot time unsoldering everything if it is incorrect.

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Old 04-05-2013, 08:11 PM   #2
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Refer to this for LP wiring.
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Old 04-06-2013, 03:01 AM   #3
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It all seems to be fine, just I'm not sure about how the ground is going to the output jack - I'm not familiar with LP switches though, so this might just be my lack of knowledge
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Old 04-06-2013, 12:15 PM   #4
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Put it together this afternoon and it sounds sweet. soldering looks like it was done by an 8yr old, but there has to be a learning curve right?
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Old 04-06-2013, 07:04 PM   #5
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For future reference the wiring thread explains the various switches...
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