Single Pickup Wiring Diagram

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Single Pickup Wiring diagram

1 Humbucker/1 Volume
1 Humbucker/1 Volume/Push-Pull for North Single Coil
1 Humbucker/1 Volume/Push-Pull for South Single Coil
1 Humbucker/1 Volume/Mini Switch for North Coil-Humbucker-South Single Coil
1 Humbucker/1 Volume/Push-Pull for Series-Parallel
1 Humbucker/1 Volume/Mini Switch for Series-North Single Coil-Parallel
1 Humbucker/1 Volume/Mini Switch for Series-South Single Coil -Parallel
1 Humbucker/1 Volume/Mini Switches for Series-Parallel & Coil Tap South
1 Humbucker/1 Volume/Push-Pull that converts Volume to Tone Control
1 Humbucker/1 Volume/5-Way Lever Switch
1 Humbucker/1 Volume/5-Way Rotary Switch
1 Humbucker w/ 1 Volume & 1 Tone Control

1 Humbucker/1 Volume/1 Tone/Push-Pull for North Single Coil
1 Humbucker/1 Volume/1 Tone/Push-Pull for South Single Coil
1 Humbucker/1 Volume/1 Tone/Mini Switch for North Coil-Humbucker-South Single Coil
1 Humbucker/1 Volume/1 Tone/Push-Pull for Series-Parallel
1 Humbucker/1 Volume/1 Tone/Mini Switch for Series-North Single Coil-Parallel
1 Humbucker/1 Volume/1 Tone/Mini Switch for Series-South Single Coil -Parallel
1 Humbucker/1 Volume/1 Tone/Mini Switches for Series-Parallel & Coil Tap South
1 Humbucker/1 Volume/1 Tone/Tone Controls South Coil Treble Cut Only
1 Humbucker/1 Volume/1 Tone/5-Way Lever Switch
1 Humbucker/1 Volume/1 Tone/5-Way Rotary Switch

Guitar wiring color codes

Different wiring diagrams may have different codes for the wire colors used – some use red for the live wire, some use white for GND and so on. We are trying to find a way to make it easier for you to learn the ropes.

Wiring FAQs

We are in the process of adding commonly asked FAQs so we can help beginners and intermediate players alike.