Wiring Diagram needed - Jemsite
Pickups & wiring Discussion about pickup types, replacements, recomendations, switching, wiring diagrams and sustainer systems for ANY guitar, JEMs included.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-20-2012, 07:08 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: ireland
Posts: 22
Wiring Diagram needed

my guitar is an rg350ex and I'm going to install seymour duncan invaders in the neck and bridge but I keep getting confused which wire is what where as the diagrams I found are not very helpful

please help me as this is my first time installing pickups
Ibzplayer is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-20-2012, 07:24 PM
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: Cleveland
Posts: 3,422
Re: Wiring Diagram needed

go to the duncan website they have diagrams for this stuff
ibanezcollector is offline  
post #3 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-20-2012, 07:37 PM Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: ireland
Posts: 22
Re: Wiring Diagram needed

in this diagram

http://www.seymourduncan.com/support...c=HSH_1v_1t_5w

I don't get about the grounding part there are multiple wires grounded to the same spot does that mean that the wires should be touching the volume pot and not touching each other?

and on soldering (this is my first time) do the wire have to touch the part it's going to connect to or is the solder going to act as a counductor to allow the current to flow through it?
Ibzplayer is offline  
post #4 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-20-2012, 09:28 PM
 
Join Date: Mar 2011
Location: Monmouth
Posts: 211
Re: Wiring Diagram needed

multiple wires to the same point is just a way of connecting them all to ground,
the usual way to do it is to put a blob of solder on the volume pot and solder all the wires to that but you can just join all the wires together and put some solder on.
The main idea is that all the ground wires should be connected to the ground wire in the jack socket by just one route.

The solder is a conductor, the wire doesnt have to touch the lug.
but its always best to be neat and use the minimum of solder so its best to get the wire touching then add the solder.

The main thing to remember is heat the wire and the joint, not the solder.
If the wire isnt hot the solder wont stick to it and you can get a bad connection.

Lots of web info on how to solder, try looking on youtube for how to solder.
LostInRockFormations is offline  
post #5 of 5 (permalink) Old 01-24-2012, 07:44 AM
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 475
Re: Wiring Diagram needed

Definitely practice first. I would buy new pots to go with the pickups. This easy you can practice on the old ones.
xXLinkageXx is offline  
Reply

Tags
wiring diagram humbucker

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Jemsite forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address

IMPORTANT: You will be required to activate your account so please ensure that your email address is correct.

If you do not receive your activation check your spam folder before using the CONTACT US form (at the bottom right of each page).



Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
RG340 wiring diagram needed mamohr All Other Guitars (including Prestige) 1 04-17-2011 02:21 PM
Wiring Diagram Or Site Needed FenderStrater Pickups & wiring 1 12-18-2005 02:46 PM
A wiring diagram needed Jammy Pickups & wiring 21 03-13-2005 02:37 PM
rg550 wiring diagram needed woodros Pickups & wiring 1 12-26-2002 07:22 PM
Wiring diagram needed... - For PGM cowcowcow Tech: Setup, Repairs and Mods 0 12-18-2001 12:01 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome