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post #1 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-25-2014, 09:03 AM Thread Starter
 
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pickup issue

ok so heres the issue, i traded for an rg5ex1 the guy before me butcherd it after repaint and assembly i find out the neck pickup is much louder then the bridge. iam pretty shure i have it wired wright i used an ibanez schematic inf3 infs3 inf4 i also swaped the the leads on the bridge and it still sounds the same.
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post #2 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-26-2014, 03:55 AM
 
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Re: pickup issue

Lower the neck pickup with the screws and raise the bridge pickup

Or is it WAY louder?

- Check the wiring of the bridge pickup, as in see if the contact on the switch is correctly soldered.
- See if the Bridge coil split (if present) is not grounded all the time.
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post #3 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-26-2014, 01:37 PM Thread Starter
 
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Re: pickup issue

Wiring is all their but have no clue what you are talking about
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post #4 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-26-2014, 01:39 PM Thread Starter
 
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Re: pickup issue

Its just way louder. Resolders now have no sound think I fyed my pot
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post #5 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-26-2014, 05:27 PM
 
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Re: pickup issue

Smokingguns leads to Smokingpot Sorry could not resist.

Pickup height adjustment for example:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c5y8uT5vNJA
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post #6 of 6 (permalink) Old 05-26-2014, 06:44 PM Thread Starter
 
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Re: pickup issue

There are no strings on guitar it was a rebuild. but yhea that's funny
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