Jump to content

Earthing Problem?


gosh
 Share

Recommended Posts

I've built and completed my Les Paul Replica.

After having wired it up several times (i'm not good at wiring) until I finally got sound out of it, there is now a terrible hum from it.

I have checked and re-checked the diagrams and can't for the life of me figure out what the problem could be. The sound is like a fairly loud and constant buzz/hum that stops completely if I touch either of the two pickups. almost as if I'm earthing it with by body. But I don't know how to cure it. It still plays and sounds great and all the controls seem to be working fine. but this humming is driving me nuts.

Any suggestions please?

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

 Share

×
×
  • Create New...