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help please!can any one suggest a wiring diagram for this tele wiring please

Discussion in 'Tele-Technical' started by emokid, Jan 29, 2013.

  1. emokid

    emokid TDPRI Member

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    Oct 15, 2012
    billinge,uk
    i have a telecaster (copy) and i need a diagram for this 1 volume,1 tone , a regular single coil in the neck positions and a mini rail hum bucker for the bridge .the problem with the other diagrams is that they all show the 'real" tele style pickup selector when in fact the one in my guitar has all those soldering points on one side, not half on one side one on the other if that makes sense.

    my selector switch is more of a modern generic start copy style of selector than a telecaster one. it is a modern strat style one if that makes sense .u know those five way ones? it looks like this but its a three way. sorry that probably doesn't make sense

    the pickup i want to put in is a GUITARHEADS mini rail hum bucker off ebay ( item number 310571080651)






    thanks:D and sorry if this doesn't make much sense:oops:
     
  2. twiggymac

    twiggymac Tele-Holic

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    for the bridge pickup two of the 4 conducting leads will have to be soldered together (not sure which ones in this case), unless you want to split the pickup with another switch
     
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  4. emokid

    emokid TDPRI Member

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    Oct 15, 2012
    billinge,uk
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  5. emokid

    emokid TDPRI Member

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    Oct 15, 2012
    billinge,uk


    yeah this is close, so thanks but the neck pickup on mines a single and i'm swapping the bridge pickup out for a single sized 'bucker
     
  6. emokid

    emokid TDPRI Member

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    Oct 15, 2012
    billinge,uk
    okay so i solder it in like i would a regular single coil but i solder the wires in pairs, right? how do i figure out how to know which ones to solder
     
  7. emokid

    emokid TDPRI Member

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    Oct 15, 2012
    billinge,uk
    thanks i think I've got the idea now :)
     
  8. Tuxedo Poly

    Tuxedo Poly Tele-Afflicted

    Dec 19, 2011
    Merseyside UK
    The Guitarheads humbucker wiring colours are
     

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  9. emokid

    emokid TDPRI Member

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    Oct 15, 2012
    billinge,uk
    thank you so much :)
     
  10. twiggymac

    twiggymac Tele-Holic

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    yea i didn't know the pairs to solder, so im glad you figured it out!
     
  11. PJ55

    PJ55 Poster Extraordinaire

    Mar 27, 2003
    Philadelphia, PA
    I usually get my wiring diagrams from the Seymour Duncan website. Especially when using a humbucker, since he makes so many of them for Teles. It might be tough to find a single-coil neck bridge hummer diagram on the Fender site.
     
  12. emokid

    emokid TDPRI Member

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    Oct 15, 2012
    billinge,uk
    i think i know how to do it bur what about the third wire ?
     
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