21. Pickup parts layout. Original and donor parts laid out. (My own 1457 electronics / pickguard laid out for in-process comparisons index).
23. Pickup rebuilt. The first pickup rebuilt and checked. Ground shield sleeve shown tunneled with a round chopstick and gathered for easy installation of pickup lead wires, then the sleeve is "stretched" to it's normal length & diameter. Hose clamps and sockets are for checking and cinching the round shape casings mouth.
B. Hosang 1449 Images
Inspection and Work Progress
Work in progress 1-29-08:
28.b. Pickups rebuilt; Side view.
32.b. Pickups rebuilt; Top oblique.
29. Rebuilt pickups wired into harness. Pickups and pots operations checked. Ready to rewire parts for proper clock positions.