Stratocaster Wiring Diagram Bridge Tone
Wiring a strat s bridge pickup to any tone knob by scott grove duration.
Stratocaster wiring diagram bridge tone. With this wiring you ll also be able to control the tone of the bridge pickup vintage strat wiring doesn t give you this ability. In the last fifty four years tastes changed a lot and now few stratocaster players use the bridge pickup alone because the sound is too trebly and shrill to them. Groovy music lessons 41 442 views. This was the lead tone for western swing and back in the good old days of the fifties there was simply no need for a tone control for the bridge pickup.
You can always experiment with different cap values for a different sound but this wiring is what comes standard on most fender strats after 2000. Strat style guitar wiring diagram with three single coils 5 way lever switch 1 volume 2 tones. 50 videos play all mix bridge. Fender stratocaster wiring diagram with middle bridge tone.
The world s largest selection of free guitar wiring diagrams. Typical standard fender stratocaster guitar wiring with master volume plus 1 neck tone control and one middle pickup tone control. Humbucker strat tele bass and more. One pot is a tone control for both the neck and middle pickup while the other pot is a tone control for the bridge pickup only.
Some players say that a bridge only pickup setting on a strat with no tone control wired is totally unusable and that yes the standard wiring should be changed so bridge only works with tone 2. This standard stratocaster wiring diagram features a neck tone 0 02mfd and a bridge middle tone 0 02mfd.