Enjoy man. The neck alone made me fall in love with mine, and it is surprisingly built well compared to other Gibsons I've had which is surprising considering theyre"lower end models"... hahahahaha psssh
Playability is ultra important.
To that point, I spend nearly 3grand on a guitar vs I spend under 2, and it's the same brand, but a "lesser model", if folks get wrapped up in that then that's the problem.
I could give 2 fucks what brand a guitar is. Make the motherfucker sing.
So, new to soldering, but I can pretty much figure anything out. Trying to simply swap picks ups in a standard with modern wiring. Why am I having so much difficulty getting the existing pickups out? Any tips?
Okay so I'm going to swap out these BB pickups for SD APH-2s, pretty new to this but I'll figure it out.
I'm assuming, based on diagrams and the look of the new pickups this would be standard wiring single conductor?
What I'm showing is stock currently