#1
im remodling and custominzing my old squire. i was wondering, where could i buy a prewire pickup kit, i've seen them on the internet, but cant find them on muscians friend or guitar center, i want a pretty decent sound from it, so price isnt to much of a problem (within reason) also, i plan on sanding down the body and repainting, i can do that with just a elecetric sander and some hand sanding right? i've never done this before and i plan on starting to build custom guitars (mabe sell them to friends) so right now im doing an experiment, but i dont wana waste my money, so any advice would work, right now im just worried about pick ups so pls reply, thanks
#2
EMG pickups come with prewired pots where you just have to take yours out and put these in in and solder the pickups to them.
#4
don't you already have a pickguard on the squire? Any prewired pickguard is going to have the same crap pickups as the squire and pickups aren't hard to change at all if you know a little bit about soldering. I would suggest a gfs pickups tho you can get them at guitarfetisht theres a link on the post above this one
#5
well i painted my last pick guard to add a little something to my peice o shit squire, so i need a new one, but i found wat i was looking for on that site, and as to the squire pickups being crap and all prewired pickups being crap, i was hoping to find a prewired package with better pickups, and lastly, i know nothing about saughtering, my dad could probably do it but he says " i aint messing with that cause if i mess it up i aint paying to replace, im sure theres a lot more work then just saughtering a couple wires".... anyway thanks
#6
actually it is just solder a couple wires and maybe turning a few screws on the pickguard and just for future reference its soldering not saughtering hahah
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#7
when I canged my pickups I just cut the pickup wires off midway and then soldered the new ones on and wrapped it in elctrical tape and it sounds good now. Ypu could just get a new pickguard and take the nuts off the volume tones and selecter switch and put them on the new one not that hard.
#8
ok thanks every1, if its really that simple, then ill just do that, it cant be to hard to saughter, and i dont know how to spell it correctly but watever