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Old 11-16-2012, 08:11 PM   #1
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Great....changing pickups in a semi hollow body

So as you can tell from the title I want to know how to safely replace
Pickups in a semi hollow body. The guitar I am planning to mod is an epiphone dot and the first of many changes I plan to make to it are a change of pickups. The pickups I have ordered are two Seymour Duncan model pickups. This is not my first time changing pickups in a guitar but I would like some tips from people with experience in the matter. Thanks
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Old 11-16-2012, 09:23 PM   #2
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My first tip is, make a diagram of the stock wiring arrangement. That way if you should ever want to replace the stock pickups you will know the placement. Helps to pre-tin the ends of the new pickup wires before hand.
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Old 11-16-2012, 09:30 PM   #3
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I think you pull the knobs off, then the pots through the f hole. Check out youtube.
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Old 11-16-2012, 09:35 PM   #4
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Yeah, definitely youtube this one.
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Old 11-16-2012, 10:31 PM   #5
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I would have chosen dimarzio air norton and air zone
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