5 way for JP6?

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  1. nyxzz

    nyxzz SS.org Regular

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    Anyone know of something that can replace the 3 way toggle in a Jp6? I want JPX wiring but love that forearm scoop. Not looking to do surgery on the guitar
     
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    there are rotary 5 way switches like PRS uses. there's also 5 way toggle or 8 way toggle switches out there. either should be able to be retrofitted into your guitar, provided the electronics cavity is deep enough (the rotary switch is very tall).
     
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    Again, depending on the room available in the guitar cavity, I'd go for a Freeway switch. I've installed a 3x3-05 (6 positions, lots of wiring possibilities) in one of my guitars and it is awesome.
     
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    If you can leave without the piezo but with a dual-locking trem, there's always the JP16 that has the old forearm contour. However it also has a three-way toggle switch, so not sure if you'll like it.
    https://www.music-man.com/instruments/guitars/jp16

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