DIY Guitar Wiring?

Answer Although hobbyists had experimented with adding crude microphones to acoustic guitars as far back as the early 1900s, the first true electric guitars did not become commercially available until the... Read More »

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Wiring schematic for my guitar?

Hello there,Try this one.…I have used the Seymour Duncan diagram. It works fine. You do have to check the color codes of your pickup wires. Not all pickups... Read More »

Wiring Instructions for a Les Paul Guitar?

The Les Paul is one of the most well-know guitars ever produced. It uses a simple combination of two pickups (which are small, microphone-like devices), separate volume and tone controls for each p... Read More »

Electric Guitar Pickup Wiring Instructions?

The pickups of a guitar contain a series of small magnetic coils that act as transducers, converting the sound of the strings into electrical current. This current is passed through a wiring system... Read More »

How was the first house electrical wiring and telephone wiring put in how did the light switches work?

The oldest wiring I have run across is either knob and tube or cleat wiring. The wires did have insulation (rubber had already been invented) and the were supported off the wood frame of the house ... Read More »