Strat Wiring Diagram W Super Switch
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Strat wiring diagram w super switch. Strat super switch wiring diagrams wiring diagram is a simplified normal pictorial representation of an electrical circuit. Plus info on switches pots coil splitting and more. This wiring uses a 5 way switch includes both humbuckers individually and adds tones using coils from both pickups to create other humbucker style tones. Typical standard fender stratocaster guitar wiring with master volume plus 1 neck tone control and one middle pickup tone control.
Strat style guitar wiring diagram with three single coils 5 way lever switch 1 volume 2 tones. Beautiful easy to follow guitar and bass wiring diagrams. In guitar wiring 104 we saw that the standard stratocaster 5 way switch is an evolution of the 3 way switch. These schemes can make a great starting point for your own custom variations.
To get a sense of how complex wiring schemes can get with a super switch go to the fender website and look at the various fat strat wiring exploring fender s 5 way super switch by dirk wacker diagrams. The following diagrams are shown as wiring diagrams rather than schematics for the benefit of the novice. It shows the components of the circuit as simplified shapes and the talent and signal associates in the company of the devices. Many lever switches use the commons as outputs for the switch but with this switch this is not necessarily going to be the case.
Instead it has three switchable contacts and in the in between positions on the switch connect two of these contacts at the same time. The commons of this switch can be used to connect pickups together in ways not possible with other switches. It doesn t actually have five separate contacts for the five positions. Wiring diagrams for stratocaster telecaster gibson jazz bass and more.
This is an important concept to understand when designing custom wiring for this switch.