Here’s the switch array plus the volume and tone pots resting on the note book of Nigel Knight. As well as experience and confidence, the trick with successfully undertaking such a daunting task as dismantling the Red Special lies with taking notes, and lots of them.
After the shoot, the guitar was successfully rewired, rebuilt, and restrung, and all pickup selections worked first time.
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Don’t miss Simon’s six-part blog that goes behind the scenes of the book in much more detail
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For part six click here