Hoagland Custom has specialized in custom guitar wiring and pickup making for over 25 years and we love what we do!
This is a 1 humbucker style harness. 1 standard CTS or Bourns Pro Series volume control & 1 standard CTS or Bourns Pro Series tone control.
For use with ANY humbucker.
It is “drop in ready”. That is, you only need to connect the pickups and ground wire… EASY!
- chrome – chrome dress washers & nuts, silver switch (if you order one), & a silver jack
- black – black dress washers & nuts, black switch (The Panasonic switch is black. The Switchcraft switches are silver with black dress washers/nuts/switch tip), silver jack w/black dress washers/nuts, & a silver jack w/black dress washers/nuts
- gold – gold dress washers & nuts, Panasonic gold switch – Switchcraft long-shank is a gold switch – the other Switcraft switches are silver with gold dress washers/nuts, & a gold jack
- Sprague “Orange Drop” poly capacitor, as standard & no additional cost
- MojoTone Dijon Premium Foil/Film capacitor, $2 upgrade (From the manufacturer: “Mojotone Dijon capacitors are high quality foil/film capacitors made to our exact specification. We like to call them musical capacitors because of their good tone and transparency.”)
- Tali Han “Black Bee” paper-in-oil capacitor, $8 upgrade
- Vitamin Q “Black Candy” paper-in-oil capacitor, $11 upgrade
- Auricap XO “Hi-Res” Sonically Transparent capacitor, $20 upgrade. (From the manufacturer: “Auricap XO capacitors feature high-end engineering for unprecedented quality. Each 21 gauge lead contains 19-strands, and each strand is continuously cast in a vacuum, resulting in only 1 crystal barrier per foot (as opposed to the thousands in standard wire). The lead is then cryogenically treated and wrapped in red cross-linked polyethylene, resulting in permanently superior wire construction, throughput, and quality.”)
- “Bumble Bee” (reproduction) paper-in-oil capacitor, $55 upgrade. The Ultimate in humbucker capacitors.
Technical information regarding this Les Paul style harness:
CONTROL POT SPECS
- Brand – CTS or Bourns Pro Series
- Resistance – 500K
- Taper – the pots are audio taper
- Knob type – 24 spline shaft
- Shaft diameter – 0.235″ (5.95mm)
- Thread type – 3/8″-32
- Threaded shaft length – 19mm / 3/4″ (long-shaft)
- Required mounting hole diameter – 3/8″ (9.52mm)
- Brand – Sprague/CDE
- Model – “Orange Drop”
- Style – poly
- Value – .022mfd
OUTPUT JACK SPECS
- Brand – Switchcraft
- Style – mono
- Mounting hole diameter – 3/8″ (9.52mm)
- Thread – 3/8″ x 32
- Thread length – 1/4″ (6.35m)
HARDWARE: (includes dress nuts & washers)
- chrome (standard)
- black (available at small additional cost)
- gold (available at small additional cost)
- 2 – CTS or Bourns Pro Series volume & tone controls, 500k value, long-shaft (19mm / 3/4″), audio taper
- 1 – Sprague “Orange Drop” capacitor, .022mfd value
- Switchcraft mono input jack
- vintage style, cloth covered wire
- easy-to-follow wiring diagram
- tech support phone & email
Contact Hoagland Custom with any questions regarding this wiring solution, our custom, handcrafted Hoagland Custom pickups, or any other guitar wiring solution that you might need.