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Premium Wiring Kit for Gibson<sup>&reg;</sup> Les Paul<sup>&reg;</sup> Guitar

Premium Wiring Kit for Gibson® Les Paul® Guitar

Premium Wiring Kit for Gibson&lt;sup&gt;&amp;reg;&lt;/sup&gt; Les Paul&lt;sup&gt;&amp;reg;&lt;/sup&gt; Guitar Standard-shaft CTS pots and chrome Switchcraft switch

Standard-shaft CTS pots and chrome Switchcraft switch

Item # 2133
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$77.25

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Premium Wiring Kit for Gibson&lt;sup&gt;&amp;reg;&lt;/sup&gt; Les Paul&lt;sup&gt;&amp;reg;&lt;/sup&gt; Guitar Standard-shaft CTS pots and gold Switchcraft switch

Standard-shaft CTS pots and gold Switchcraft switch

Item # 2133-G
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$84.90

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Premium Wiring Kit for Gibson&lt;sup&gt;&amp;reg;&lt;/sup&gt; Les Paul&lt;sup&gt;&amp;reg;&lt;/sup&gt; Guitar Long-shaft CTS pots and chrome Switchcraft switch

Long-shaft CTS pots and chrome Switchcraft switch

Item # 2133-LS
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$95.62

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Premium Wiring Kit for Gibson&lt;sup&gt;&amp;reg;&lt;/sup&gt; Les Paul&lt;sup&gt;&amp;reg;&lt;/sup&gt; Guitar Long-shaft CTS pots and gold Switchcraft switch

Long-shaft CTS pots and gold Switchcraft switch

Item # 2133-LSG
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$100.42

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Premium Wiring Kit for Gibson® Les Paul® Guitar

About This Item

These kits make it easy to order premium components for wiring your Gibson® Les Paul® guitar or bass, or other 4-control / 2-pickup guitar with a 3-way switch.

Complete with wiring diagram, each kit features trusted components used for decades in Gibson® and other iconic American instruments.

    Premium Wiring Kits feature premium components like
  • Switchcraft toggle switch and jack
  • CTS potentiometers
  • Orange Drop capacitors
  • Push-back wire

Be sure your control knobs will fit: CTS pots in these kits have fine-knurled (24-spline) split shafts. Coarse-knurled knobs for imported Alpha pots won't fit. Need knobs? Check here.

Premium Wiring Kit for Gibson® Les Paul® includes:
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1 Switchcraft output jack
2 .022uF Orange Drop Caps
1 Switch knob (amber)
1 Switchcraft 3-way toggle switch: (choose chrome or gold)
Threaded portion 7/32" (5.56mm)
Required mounting hole dia. 1/2" (12.70mm)
Required body cavity depth 1-1/2" (38.10mm)
4 CTS 500K-ohm control pots
Shaft diameter 0.235" (5.95mm)
split shaft, fine knurling
Thread 3/8" x 32
Threaded portion 3/8" (9.52mm)
Threaded portion, long shaft 3/4" (19.05mm)
Required mounting hole diameter    3/8" (9.52mm)
60" Braided-shield push-back guitar circuit wire, 22AWG inner conductor
12" Non-shielded push-back guitar circuit wire, 22AWG white
24" Non-shielded push-back guitar circuit wire, 22AWG black
Wiring diagram


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Video

Instructions

Product Instructions

Switchcraft 3-way Toggle Switch

Installation and wiring instructions for the 3-way Toggle Switch.

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5.0

Like Clockwork

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I had no problems with the kit.The pups went in with no problem, the pots have a smooth and solid feel.I am very satisfied.I only wish you guys would use fedx ground for your shipping.

5.0

It does the job.

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Couldn't use the ling switchcraft switch. So I ordered the shirt version for my Burny RLC 60. Definitely comes with enough wire. I didnt use it all as I kept most of the original wire. But man that braided shielded wire looks like it will stand up to anything. Hope i can use it in other guitar mods. I did have to squeeze the pot shafts a little to fit my fine spline knobs. I was scared that i might crack them if i just pushed them on. Great quality set that for sure. I'm not sure if the kit comes with a short shaft version in gold. I ordered it anyway. Every feels great and no more grit on my tone pots.

5.0

Great quality!

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Verified Buyer


This is one upgrade you should think about for either a kit guitar or refurbishing one. If you don’t have experience, do some research on proper technique and how you want it to work. Some trial and error on my part but worked out well.

5.0

Perfect

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This wiring kit worked out perfectly for rewire job. Highly recommended.

5.0

sounds awesome

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Verified Buyer


this is the second kit I have bought the first one made my project sound really good

5.0

Great product, excellent price!

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Great product, excellent price!

4.0

Awesome

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Verified Buyer


They sound great, feel great, and the flux on the pots makes it a bit easier to solder.

The only issue that I had was that the LP kit comes with a wiring diagram. The pots come with a diagram. The pickups I bought (Seymour Duncan blues 59) came with a diagram. And each of them had several variants.

Technically all were wrong.

I had to solder 3 times to make it work. The "alternate wiring" diagram that is supposed to make each volume and tone independent didnt work.

I ended up using the diagram that came with the pickups that had the traditional wiring diagram and then made a few small changes and it worked, but the volumes are not independent.... like "traditional".

But I can live with that.

Also I ended up using part of the wire that came from the LP kit in conjunction with the braided wire kit because I couldnt figure out how to have enough wire to wire it. I'm sure it's there but.... I dont know... if I had another 2 feet or wire that would have been preferable.

None of the instructions were abundantly clear.

It took several days, YouTube videos, and trial and error to get it to work, but once it did, it sounded amazing.

4.0

wiring kit

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Verified Buyer


this is a really easy to use kit. I rewired my old les Paul clone which had a terrible cut out issues. It took me a lot less time than I expected and the results were impressive, it is like a new guitar again.
The only minor issue was the switch was a tad to deep for the guitar body, I was able to grind away som thicknes on the inside of the cover panel to allow it to fit, i'm really pleased with it.

5.0

Good struff

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Seems a little pricey, but you get what you pay for. Easy to solder, solid components.

5.0

Worked As Advertized

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Verified Buyer


I used this kit to upgrade my Korean made Epiphone 56 Goldtop. I ordered the longshaft pots which fit perfectly (length wise) as did the selector switch. As stated by others, the holes will need to be reamed a bit.

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