SG build from bar top need electronic advice

RedG

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I’ve built SG style guitar from scratch(the body) from an old bar top and I have these pick ups I bought which have an black earth wire, yellow/green & red conversion wire and a white live wire. (I’ll add pictures to show) I also have a les Paul solderless wiring harness. I’ve wired it with the conversion and live wire grouped together going to one screw clamp and the earth to the other, would this be the correct way to do this? I’ve built a sg style guitar from scratch but not too clued up on electronics, thanks for any help
 

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That's not correct.
Black to ground is correct, white to volume pot input is correct.

But the white shouldn't have the other two wires connected to it. The red and yellow should be twisted together, soldered, and covered with tape or shrink tubing -- not connected to anything else. Same for the green and red -- connected just to each other, not to anything else.

The way you've got it, it's either putting the coils in parallel, or shutting off one coil in each pickup. (I think parallel, but I've never seen it done that way and it's twisting my brain around.)
 

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That's not correct.
Black to ground is correct, white to volume pot input is correct.

Ok thank you for your response, I’ve been busy with work etc so couldn’t get back to you soon enough, so what you’re saying is if I solder the yellow and red together and tape it and just sort of leave it hanging in the electric control panel it’ll be ok? Thanks again, I’ve been told by the person whom I got the wiring harness from that I bought a coil tap humbucker which I’m unfamiliar with, I wonder if I just bought the wrong kind of humbucker to go with the wiring harness?
 


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