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5-way Switch and logic
Syralid
#1 Posted : 7/21/2008 7:19:37 PM

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Could anyone tell me exactly which positions on the switch toggle which contacts?

Example:

Positions one (most to the right and down (when looking at the guitar as you would play it)) bridge:

X_O_O_O_X_O_O_O (the Os are the contacts on the switch (as you see them on the official ibanez diagrams as seen below)


I'm having a really hard time trying to install a Seymour Duncan SH-1 '59 (single conductor) on there...

This is how the original Ibanez wiring diagram goes:


This is how mine's setup right now (which works like shit.):


SH-1 '59 in neck socket (single conductor)
SH-13 Dimebucker in bridge socket (normal 4 conductors)

Any advice/help?
Ouija
#2 Posted : 7/21/2008 7:55:50 PM
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When looking in the cavity at the back, with the neck pointing to your right, the pins 1 to 8 are going from left to right (at least thats the way i number them).

Pins 4 and 5 are always ON in every switch position. Moving the toggle from the bridge position, through the five positions, switches theses pins on:

1= Pins 1 & 6
2= Pins 2 & 6
3= Pins 2 & 7
4= Pins 2 & 8
5= Pins 3 & 8

If that's any help.
evilaudio
#3 Posted : 7/21/2008 9:20:12 PM
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drh_ID_RG
#4 Posted : 7/23/2008 1:53:32 PM
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Not sure if this helps. I wired in a set of DiMarzio D-Activators using a 2004 RGT42 wiring diagram with a 5 way switch into my RG. The diagram should be close to the same wiring as the Seymour-Duncans. Here is a link to the SD wiring Diagram for comparison against the RGT42 diagram which I think you already know how to get thru the Ibanez support site.

It was still a pain as I had to mark off the wiring as I went along so I knew which connections were complete. In Any case the 2004 RGT42 diagram will get you there.
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