Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Pickup Selector Switch Connections - 3-way

This is about how 3-way guitar pickup selector switches works.

The diagram shows pin-out and terminal connections, according to toggle or lever positions. There are four examples of popular 3-way pickup selectors. These switches are used in Fender Telecasters, Gibsons and many other 2-pickup electric guitars.

Posts about other kinds of switches are coming soon.