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Old August 1st, 2011, 09:39 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Schaller Megaswitch Model E Wiring - Switching

Here's some info on how the Schaller Megaswitch Model E 5-way switch works:

Schaller Megaswitch Model E


1. Connected to Terminal 3 in positions 2 & 4
2. Connected to Terminal 3 in positions 3, 4, & 5
3. Normally connected to the Output
4. Normally connected to Ground
5. Connected to Terminal 4 in positions 3 & 4
6. Connected to Terminal 3 in positions 3 and to Terminal 4 in position 2
7. Connected to Terminal 3 in positions 1 & 2

Switching Arrangement (Terminal Connections):

1 is normally the Middle pup Hot lead
2 is normally the Neck pup Hot lead
3 is Normally Output
4 is normally Ground, except with 3 single coils (not connected)
6 is normally the coil splits of a Bridge humbucker
5 is normally the coil splits of a Neck humbucker
7 is normally the Bridge pup Hot lead

Switching Positions:

1. 7 to 3
2. 7 to 3, 1 to 3, 6 to 4
3. 6 to 3, 2 to 3, 5 to 4
4. 2 to 3, 1 to 3, 5 to 4
5. 2 to 3

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