Stratocaster Grease Bucket Wiring Diagram
Fender s greasebucket circuit in all its glory.
Stratocaster grease bucket wiring diagram. How to wire your stratocaster test pots select capacitor and make tone control wiring decisions. Roy cox 181 451 views. There is the possibility that you might not want to use this tone control all of the time. Wiring diagram for stratocaster 5 way wiring harness this diagram can be used for both the standard strat harness and the grease bucket strat harness all my strat harnesses are mounted on a genuine fender aluminum ground shield which you will mount under your pickguard.
This shield acts as your common ground so you do not. This wiring diagram comes courtesy of seymour duncan pickups and is used with permission. Most of our older guitar parts lists wiring diagrams and switching control function diagrams predate formatting which would allow us to make them available on this page as pdf files. If that is the case you might want to install a dpdt switch which will switch the greasebucket tone circuit off and if the tone control previously used a 02 mfd capacitor will make the tone control work exactly as it always did.
A greasebucket tone circuit is also a 250k potentiometer with 022 capacitor but with 4 7k resistor and 1uf capacitor. The rest of the strat wiring including the volume pot stays standard. Stratocaster wiring diagram wiring diagram is a simplified within acceptable limits pictorial representation of an electrical circuit it shows the components of the circuit as simplified shapes and the skill and signal friends along with the devices.