Hoagland Custom, located in sunny Fernandina Beach, Florida, 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, long-shaft wiring 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 purchase one), & a silver jack w/silver colored dress washer & nut
- black – black dress washers & nuts, black switch (if you purchase one) (The Panasonic switch is black. The Switchcraft switches are silver with black dress washers/nuts/switch tip), silver jack w/black dress washer & nut
- gold – gold dress washers & nuts, Panasonic gold switch (if you purchase one) (Switchcraft long-shank is a gold switch – the other Switchcraft switches are silver with gold dress washers/nuts), & a gold jack w/gold dress washer & nut
- Sprague “Orange Drop” poly capacitor, as standard & no additional cost
- MojoTone Dijon Premium Foil/Film capacitor, $3 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.”)
- Mallory “Mustard” capacitor, .022mfd value, $4 upgrade
- Vitamin Q “Black Candy” paper-in-oil capacitor, $14 upgrade
- Vitamin T “Silver Barrel” paper-in-oil capacitor, $14 upgrade
- “Bumble Bee” (reproduction) paper-in-oil capacitor, $55 upgrade. The Ultimate in humbucker capacitors.
Technical information regarding this Les Paul Jr. 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 output jack
- Gavitt 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.