DGT Pickup - White Wire?

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  1. 62caster

    62caster New Member

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    Hello! I just picked up a DGT treble pickup second hand to put in my LP studio. Quick question on wiring. It has Black, Braided ground, and White. Is white only for tap? Can I tape it off?

    Thanks!
     
  2. sergiodeblanc

    sergiodeblanc Silver pants make me wanna dance.

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    Yes and yes.
     
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  3. justmund

    justmund Plank Spanker

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    Buuuut you're much better off installing a push-pull and switch that white wire to ground via a 2.2K resistor for some split action... (IMO)
     
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  4. bodia

    bodia Authorities said.....best leave it.....unsolved

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    I second this advice!
     
  5. gush

    gush New Member

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    I second this advice
     
  6. John Beef

    John Beef Opaque

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    Trifecta'ed! Or Quadrafecta'ed!
     
  7. Boogie

    Boogie SuperD

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    Pile on! (More yes to the add the push PUSH pot + resistor)
     
  8. Atomic

    Atomic Who Dat

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    Do the splits
     
  9. Bill SAS 513

    Bill SAS 513 Just another old guy in a T-shirt

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    Yup, DGTs are definitely some of the best Pus for splitting!!
     
  10. Rider1260

    Rider1260 New Member

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    Its a terrible pickup the splits are worse ;) you should send it to me !!!
     
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