Treble is always lost through tone circuits – even when they’re supposedly off – so the capacitor value is significant. The 7 way Gilmour mod switching – which, when on gives bridge and neck pickups together when main switch is in position 5 (Telecaster style) or all 3 pickups in series, with the main switch in position 4. Our first mod will use this switch in the simplest way possible, using only two of the contacts. Please try again later. 1 Volume, 1 Tone. Unlock … Then I stumbled upon talk of "The Blending Mod" that allows the bridge or the neck to be blended into any other pickup combination-- at least that's how I understand it. The 2 additional pickups combinations are neck/bridge and all 3 pickups on simultaneously (in parallel). However, some mods are good while others are not-so good. When the 5-Way Switch is in the Bridge Position the Neck and Bridge Pickups are Active. Free Shipping. Genuine Fender Original Telecaster String Ferrules Black Set of 6 0036823049 + $7.65 New. In the Middle/Bridge Position, All Pickups are Active. Features. Filter by. Winning bid: US $26.00 [ 10 bids] Shipping: Calculate Varies based on location and shipping … After the 7-way Strat setup, the next popular pickup choice to add is the Neck & Bridge pickups in series. The mini toggle adds two extra switch positions on top of the classic 5 positions - Bridge/Neck and Bridge/Middle/Neck. This simple mod will turn a 5 sound strat into a 7 sound strat! 920D Custom Shop S7W 7-Way Strat Wiring Harness w/ CRL Switch/Orange Drop Caps/CTS Pots. This Item is Sold Out Contact Us Accepted Payment Methods . Add to Wish List. Stratocaster Fishman Fluence Stratocaster 3 Way Hendrix Stratocaster 3 Way HH Stratocaster 3 Way HH P-Rails Stratocaster 5 Way Stratocaster 5 Way JackPot Stratocaster 5 Way Passing Lane Stratocaster 5 Way Scott Henderson Stratocaster S5W Suhr Stratocaster 7 Way Stratocaster 7 Way HSH P-Rail Stratocaster 7 Way 3 Splits Showing 1-8 of 8 reviews. Strat with a push/pull switch on the neck tone control to allow neck+bridge and neck+middle+bridge pickup combinations. Instrument service diagrams include parts layout diagrams, wiring diagrams, parts lists and switch/control function diagrams. FRM150 (Paul Gibert's guitar) is wired in way he gets all humbucker combinations neck, bridge, neck+bridge, bridge+middle, neck+middle. $168.63. Sort by. With the switch off you get the standard 5-way settings. This is sometimes called the Gilmour Mod. The classic 5 way Strat switch options remain the same. (Fender used this method for the Elite Stratocaster that was available from 1983 to 1984 by using three small on/off pushbuttons rather than the more common toggles.) The way it is now was eliminating the tone pot for the bridge pickup but I would like to be able to use it. Top rated. Saved by Guitar Files. Monte Allums 7-3-2012 — The site will be closed from 7-3-2012 until 7-8-2012. Paypal. The 7-Way Strat is a very popular mod for Strats. The passive midrange control is available here at Rothstein Guitars as well as by some other quality vendors. More information... People also love these ideas. Could somebody please post a diagram or link for the 7 way strat wiring with push pull pot? Messages: 1,095. At first I was making the plans to create the S1-like "Seven Sound Strat mod". The blender sounds great and gives you more option for sound. It uses a 3 position On/On/On toggle. Affirm. Add to Cart. 13. This page is for guitar players, hobbyists and builders, with modification tips and tricks. by 920D Custom. Brand New. Ended: Nov 16, 2020. Wiring Diagram by Brian Calloway. When on it activates the Neck Pickup. Floyd Rose Special Series Tremolo Bridge With R3 Nut Black Nickel. Can somebody show me or explain how I need to wire an import switch properly? Extremely similar to the 7 way Strat wiring, what is commonly known as the "Gilmour" Strat wiring mod uses a mini toggle switch to switch on the neck pickup, giving an additional 2 switching options: - Neck & bridge pickups together - All 3 pickups together. Age: 60 Messages: 5. The 5-way is wired traditionally: Bridge Bridge and Middle Middle Middle and Neck Neck With our 7-way option, we install either a mini-toggle switch or a push-pull pot that gives you two additional combinations. The solderless connector was great and easy. The Seven-sound Strat. While this is not for Strat purists, for some this is the single mod that made their Strat finally sound the way they wanted to hear it in their head (better known as the "Super Strat" design). The 6-way blender upgrade for my Fender Squier works beautifully. The idea is to go with the standard strat wiring incorporating the Gilmore mod also including the mini toggle for the dual sound. I had to modify my pickguard only slightly to fit the unit into place. Details about Loaded pickguard Strat with 7 way Gilmore Mod See original listing. If you've been looking for that "Foxy Lady" & "Purple Haze" tone then look no further. Not sold in store. This wiring harness allows 2 additional pickup configurations for your standard S style guitar. It uses a 3 position On/On/On toggle. Read about the mod here. That's because it's a dummy pickup. $90.99 New. 7 sound Strat wiring diagram with three single coils, 5-way lever switch, 1 volume and 2 tones. Follow this Product. Stratocaster Guitar Archtop Guitar Guitar Scales Guitar Chords Electronics Basics Diagram Design Guitar Diy Guitar Pickups Cheap Guitars. Problem is the guitar has an import switch (YM-50) and all I can find are diagrams explaining for regular 5 way switches. He sacrificed all real single coil sounds and left only two strat sounds. Add to Cart. The guitar only has a rear and front pickup, but no middle. 920D Custom Loaded S7W 7-Way Switch Wiring Harness Mod for S-Style Guitar. Stratocaster Guitar. Buy New. Text, image, video. Strat style wiring diagram with three single coils, 5-way lever switch, 1 volume and 1 tone. Joined: Oct 26, 2009 Location: Santa Barbara, CA. Write a review . 920d Custom S7w-gilmour Upgraded 7 Way Wiring W/ Neck on Mod for Strat Guitars + $69.99 Brand New. Installation was a breeze. S7W 7-Way S Style Wiring Harness 920D Custom S7W-GIL 7-Way Wiring Harness Our S7W-GIL style 7-Way Wiring Harness brings the tone heard in psychedelic blues rock for decades. 7-8-2012 — I have just finished completing a mod for the Big Muff Pi NYC Version. Named after David Gilmour of Pink Floyd. 2015 W. Laburnum Ave, 2nd Floor Richmond VA 23227 | (804) 358-2699 | [email protected] The first thing you'll notice is that the middle pickup looks weird. Ready to get started? This is a common modification used to free up the second tone pot location for an additional switch or optional control. Get more tones from your Strat! Search. This is hard to call Les Paul due to master volume/tone control but covers all entry level HH guitars. Another way to stretch out the guitar’s sonic possibilities with a push-pull pot is the Seven-sound Strat mod. How does Amazon calculate star ratings? This will work on any guitar with three pickups and a five-way selector switch. Description; Policies; Ships directly from 920D Custom Shop. CONTACT. 7-Way Switching: The Pickguard is equipped with a Toggle Switch. After the 7-way Strat setup, the next popular pickup choice to add is the Neck & Bridge pickups in series. Google Pay. 920D Custom S7W-GIL Wiring Harness 7-Way With Neck-On Mod For SSS Guitars. Strat style guitar with a single master tone control. I have found it for you. Reverb Bump. Credit Card. Parts. Another cool way to perform this mod is to use a new pickguard outfitted with three SPST on/off switches instead of a 5-way switch. Pinterest. Total Price. Ultimately, though, the only sure-fire way to silence a Strat is to install noiseless pickups such as Lace Sensors or Kinmans. In a Strat that’s wired in the normal way with a 5-way switch, you can have the bridge, middle or neck pickup on their own, or a combination of the middle pickup with one of the other two pickups. Add to Cart . S7W 7 Way S Style Wiring Harness 920D Custom S7W 7-Way Wiring Harness A 920D Custom S7W 7-Way Wiring Harness will rock your world. How to get a 7-sound Stratocaster You all know the problem, your Stratocaster (or any other guitar with three single coil pickups) has three pickups but only a 5-way selector switch, so you are limited because the combinations bridge + neck and all three pickups together are not possible. Apple Pay. 920D Custom. Free Shipping. The 5-way selector switch works in the regular way, there is a switch tip and I will update the photos. Thanks guitargeekaz, Apr 21, 2012 #1. ahansom New Member! See All Buying Options. I've read more positive reviews than bad about this mod, but a concern has arose on this mod after reading this discussion. 153. All stars. Free Shipping. Strat Blender Wiring Strat Blender Wiring is a unique and simple way to achieve multiple Strat pickup configurations and tones without drilling holes for switches and push pull pots. Joined: May 6, … All reviewers. This unbelievably simple mod will keep all of your Strat controls (switch and pots) in the very familiar and comfortable stock wiring, yet give you 7 pickup combinations instead of just 5. Reviews. With the push/pull switch down, the controls provide standard Strat … A Strat will sound brighter with a 0.047uF cap than a 0.1uF. 23,813. 920D Custom S7W-2T Upgraded 7 Way Strat Wiring Harness Mod with Neck On and Coil Split. Featured ListingView Listing. Click diagram image to open/view full size version. 920D Custom S7W Upgraded 7 Way Wiring Harness Mod for S Style Guitars. Sue Nami. Loaded pickguard Strat with 7 way Gilmore Mod: Condition: Used. JEM77 (Steve Vai's guitar) is more classic. 4. A Strat is a great guitar to mod because there are so many things you can do to it. $89.99 + $4.99 Shipping. Change the capacitor value. The 5-way selector switch on a Fender Stratocaster gives you a lot of pickup switching options, but there are some limitations. There was a problem filtering reviews right now. Sell One Like This; Listings Price Guide. Here's a way to get those 3 additions plus 1 more by adding a single toggle switch to the standard 5-way Strat wiring (total of 9 choices). Custom 6-way Blender for Strat Review. • STRAT WITH MASTER VOLUME, MASTER TONE & PASSIVE MIDRANGE (aka Rothstein Guitars "Voodoo Tone" Wiring) - This diagram features a 5 way switch with master volume, master tone, master passive midrange. Pittsburgh, PA, United States. Watch. This is the one I used Wiring Diagrams Some nice pickups if your in the need ahansom, Apr 21, 2012 #2. guitargeekaz Senior Stratmaster. It is certainly not a new concept, players have been doing it for over 40 years. For example, you have three pickups but can’t activate all of them at once. The idea being that it preserves classic telecaster functionality with strat switching and single coil capabilities and also creates the potential to isolate the center pickup for whatever creative reason. I saw this on one of the many guitar websites around the internet so it isn’t an original idea. Guitar Audio. 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