A Gibson Les Paul, SG, ES-335 and many other guitars use a two-pickup/four-pot setup: two dedicated volume controls and two dedicated tone controls. The tonal possibilities are almost endless if you know how to dial it in right, and the tireless tinkerers among us have tried several ways of hooking
The exact pickups used in the Epiphone Les Paul Special guitar may vary based on when it was manufactured. Contact Epiphone if you are unsure what pickups are installed in your guitar. The same color wire can mean different things for different pickup manufacturers. In some cases, the same pickup can even use different wiring colors from year
59 Les Paul '59 Les Paul The holy grail of guitar electronics. Pictured here is an original wiring harness from a 1959 Les Paul Standard - CTS pots (500k audio taper), Switchcraft selector switch and jack socket, Bumblebee 0.02mf capacitors, and shielded cloth wire. They do not make them like this anymore. When combined with an old PAF
I have an epiphone les paul with the coil taps. i want to install a classic 57 in the neck and a 57 classic plus in the bridge, i cant find a classic plus with the 4 wire lead. can i just change the 2 push pull pots to normal ones and install the pickups or is there more involved then that? thanks Butch
The Les Paul Tribute Plus is far and away the best Les Paul for the money you can find anywhere in the world, a perfect combination of tradition and innovation. It's the culmination of years of refining what for many was already a perfect guitar. Epiphone features the Les Paul Tribute Plus, one of those rare guitars that expertly combines tradition and innovation.
Schematics . Listed below are schematic wiring diagrams for some of the more popular Gibson products, past and present. We will be continually updating this list at regular intervals. If you do not see the the schematic for the model you are intersted in, please leave us a message - chances are good we will have it. These diagrams are in GIF