how to use all pickups of my stratocaster in one time??

hey guys i have a stratocaster- 2 singlecoil and  1 humbucker pickup
can any body tell me how to use all pickups in one time ????

gmoon5 years ago
The easiest way is to wire the pickups like the old MIJ guitars--three separate DPDT toggle switches, each with a center-off position (the Japanese used slider switches).

One DPDT switch per pickup will give you the following options:

--pickup normal polarity
--pickup off (center position)
--pickup reverse polarity

So with all the switches in the first position, all the pickups would be "on" simultaneously.

Three switches are more complicated than a five-position switch, but have more pickup combinations. For instance, with this setup you can easily switch in just the neck and the bridge pickup together, something you cannot do with a 5-position...
Thermionic5 years ago
Why would you want to do that? You will run into several problems.
Re-design5 years ago
I don't think any of the versions are wired that way from the factory.  But honestly, I'm not sure which switch positions turn on which pickups on my guitar.  I just know how it sounds and where to put the switch to get that sound.  Now, what I can do with it is a different story.

But here is a link that should be helpful to you.