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    Oh man! That is beautiful! And I put that Jimmy wiring thingy into my No. 1 LP, Lester. Mine sure doesn't look near that neat and tidy though. Mine is more like a rat's nest, but it works.
    "Life's too short not to enjoy great tone."

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    To be honest Stan, I bought the wiring harness ready made. Once I connected-up the pickups, 3-way toggle & jack socket, mine now looks like a rats nest inside too.

    Sweet on the ears though.
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    My latest creation - Fender Meets Gretsch:



    Long story short: Bought a shop soiled Am DLX Strat a few years ago that had fallen off the rack in the store and sustained some body damage (fortunately the neck was unharmed and the guitar played exceptionally well). Anyway, I made a low offer and walked away with the guitar. I gave it some TLC but never really played it that much because I had another Strat just like it.
    Got this pre-wired pickguard with TV Jones Classics from Sigler's last week. Had to do a little bit of cavity routing to get it to fit but it'll sure get a lot more playing time now!
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    Nice. I thought about putting TV Jones pups in my Telecaster.
    "No matter how smart you thought you were, you are actually way less smart than that." - David Foster Wallace, from Infinite Jest

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    I was worried it'd still sound too much like a Strat but I'm glad to say those TV Jones have really fattened up the tone and given it some growl.
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    That's really sharp looking.
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    Would that then be a Fetsch?
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    A Stratsch! Mike, I did a Jazzmaster for Brian J (Pmps) with TV Jones filtertrons and then a Tele with a TVJ T-Armond and a TVJ Filtertron. You can hear them:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BWoI4BKje6g

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=meBqCDehfz4

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    I have a Tele that I wired up with a pair of Guitar Fetish Retrotrons, a TBX tone control and a 4-way switch. It gets a lot of playing time!
    "Life's too short not to enjoy great tone."

    Some contend that rock 'n roll is bad for the body & bad for the soul
    Bad for the heart, bad for the mind, bad for the deaf & bad for the blind.
    It makes some men crazy and they talk like fools.
    Makes some men crazy and they start to drool.

 

 
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