Hi,

I'm just finishing building my first hubcap guitar but I'm having issues with the wiring and hope someone can suggest a solution. I've got a basic single coil pickup with a volume control, I've followed various wiring guides online regarding grounding etc but I still get a massive buzzing when I plug it in. I'm wondering if this is because the whole thing is basically a metal box? Should I insulate the components from the metal body so that just the ground wires are in contact with it?

Thanks

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No, if you are direct to jack, no loop, perhaps your hum is from an outside source, flouro lights etc, try it with lights off , or another room where there is less electrical equipment to interfere

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