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right_to_rage

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Installing BKP in RG7421
« on: August 13, 2009, 03:45:37 AM »
Hey guys,
I need some help figuring out the wiring here. Some sites say there is a blue wire on the ibanez pickups, but there is only red, green, white, black, and some sort of wirey mixture that I have already de-sodered. The Bare Knuckle has a red, a green/white, and a black/silver configuration.
Where do I connect the Bare Knuckle wires now?
Heres the ibanez wiring diagram:

Any one here done this procedure before?
Thanks
P.S Also, it seems like the pole pieces are too narrow on the pickups?! The original routed holes are about 1/16" too wide  what to do?
« Last Edit: August 13, 2009, 04:56:32 AM by right_to_rage »

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Re: Installing BKP in RG7421
« Reply #1 on: August 13, 2009, 02:24:59 PM »
Well red is red and white (ib) becomes black (bk)

The MkIII replacements white and green need to be soldered together (which they should be by default)

And I cant for the life of me remember which way round the white and green are;....I *think* that black (Ib) is white (bk) and green is green. 50/50, though; if that sounds horribly wrong if/when you try it (which it will if it is wrong) then swap them around.

(And as an aside: I do wish ibanez wouldnt change their colour coding so bloody often).