3 way super switch wiring?

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  1. skimballc

    skimballc TDPRI Member

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    I just received a switch like this one and this one and I can't find a wiring diagram for this kind of switch anywhere. The seller hasn't responded yet. Anybody have one? I am not particularly electronically gifted...
    This is just a standard 2 single coils, volume, tone, switch setup.
     
  2. waparker4

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  3. skimballc

    skimballc TDPRI Member

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    Thanks professor!
     
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    waparker4 Doctor of Teleocity Ad Free Member

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    Haha! That's "Doctor" :p "Doctor of Teleocity" :cool::cool:
     
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    I have a question about this switch and was hoping you could help. I have a Korean Rogue double neck that I am going to re-wire and replace the pickups (it was never done properly). The guitar has 2 humbucker pickups for each neck, 2 volumes, 2 tones, and only 2 selector switches - a 3-way Strat style pickup selector switch and a 3 way Les Paul style selector switch located between the necks. I want to use the Les Paul style switch to control on/off/both for the necks, and then set up each of the two volume/tone pair to either a) control both pickups for one of the necks, or b) control the bridge pickups for both the 6 and 12 string necks, and the other Volume/Tone pair for the neck pickups for both the 6 and 12 string necks. I have seen the Oak Grigsby 5-way super switch that has 4 separate poles that switch simultaneously. I am looking for similar functionality in a 3 way switch. I am hoping that this switch works in the same way, but with only 2 sets of poles. If this is the case, could I wire one side of the switch to control the switching of the 12 string pickups (Bridge, Neck or Both) and the other side of the switch to control the 6 string neck in the same manner (Bridge, Neck or Both)? This way, the strat style 3-way toggle would be able to effectively switch the pickups on both necks in tandem. Thanks for any help on this!

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    Hey skimballc, did the diagram work for you? I bought a switch exactly like this just a few ago and followed this diagram.. it didn't work for me.
     
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    That diagram / photo that @waparker4 marked up is correct.

    Note, this is a three-way SUPER switch, not your typical three way.
     
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