Obsidian®

Custom Blender for Strat®

Regular price US$92.99 Ships from USA
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Super Easy, Solder-less Install
All Obsidian® Pro-Wired Electronics are super easy to install, and allow for solder-less pickup changes with Obsidian® Plug, Play & Enjoy connectors.

Key Features: 

 Blender Control Mod
 Play Neck + Bridge Pickups Together
 Master Tone 
Master Volume Control
 Fits Fender® Strat®
 Fits Squier® Strat® with Adjustments 

Custom Blender
Wiring Mod for Stratocaster® 

PLAY YOUR NECK AND BRIDGE PICKUPS TOGETHER

The Obsidian® Custom Blender for Strat® is the solder-less wiring harness, with famous Stratocaster® blender mod built in.

With a master volume and master tone control the Custom Blender Harness packs your traditional Strat® tones into a smaller space, leaving the third tone control free.

This becomes the blender control, adding the ability to blend the neck and bridge pickups in together. This is amazing for adding a range of musical mids to your lead tone (like the bell like effects David Gilmour gets in his signature Strat) or for adding some twang to your rhythm, just like you find in the middle position on a Tele®. When you need a complete wall of sound, you can even mix all three pickups together by flicking the five way switch to position 2 or 4.

The Blender Mod Controls

 Switch Positions Blender Control ON (Position 1)

1: Bridge + Neck
2: Bridge & Middle + Neck
3: Middle
4: Neck & Middle + Bridge
5: Neck + Bridge

When it is time to ease back to your traditional switch positions, simply roll the blender knob off, and it will remove itself completely from the circuit. 

 Switch Positions Blender Control OFF (Position 10): 

1: Bridge Pickup
2: Bridge & Middle Pickup
3: Middle Pickup
4: Neck & Middle Pickup
5: Neck Pickup

Control Layout 

Switch: 5 - Way
Control 1: Master Volume
Control 2: Master Tone (All three pickups)
Control 3: Blender Control (Adds Neck or Bridge)

CRYSTAL CLEAR TONE

To make your tone crystal clear at lower volumes we also include an Obsidian® Custom Spec Treble Bleed Mod. This prevents tone 'muddiness' at low volumes by allowing high frequencies to pass along a separate path to your amp, rather than being stopped short by the increasing resistance at the volume control.

COMPONENTS

Potentiometers: Obsidian® Custom CTS® Pots 250K OR 500K (+/-10%) Split Shaft / 24 Spline
Capacitors: (150 Series Polyester Film 0.022UF) (+/-5%)
Switch: Genuine Oak® 5 Way Switch
Jack: Pro-Wired Switchcraft® J11 Mono

COMPATIBILITY 

Fits: Fender® Stratocaster® - Direct Fit // Right Hand Guitar Only
Fits: Squier® Stratocaster® - Widen Control holes to 10mm & replace knobs
Knobs: Requires US spec 24 spline knobs
Does NOT fit: Left Handed Guitars  // Any guitar not described above

INSTALL

For install help, see our product support pages

Product Support

Pickup Wire Colors

Solderless Connector Help

 

US Based Fulfillment - We ship from Michigan, USA

United States

Shipping method: Business days: Price (US$)
USPS TRACKED 3 - 5 5.99
DHL EXPEDITED MAX 3 - 5 8.99
FEDEX EXPRESS SAVER 2 - 4 22.99
FEDEX EXPRESS SAVER 2 - 4 28.99

Canada

Shipping method: Business days: Price (US$ Aprox.)
ECONOMY POST 7 - 21 8.99
DHL PACKET 5 - 10 13.99

Australia

Shipping method: Business days: Price (US$ Aprox.)
NZ Post (International Courier) 5 - 10 15.99 

Rest of World 

Shipping method: Business days: Price (US$ Aprox.)
DHL INTERNATIONAL STANDARD 4 - 14 18.99 

Taxes and duties

Obsidian® DOES NOT pay duties, taxes or customs clearance charges.

Duties and taxes charged by your local customs agency, will be your own responsibility.

If you live outside the USA, we recommend checking with your own country's customs agency what these may be prior to ordering. 

If you are concerned, consider ordering from dealer near you 

International Dealers

If for any reason you are not 100% satisfied, simply send your Pro-Wired Electronics back within 14 days of receiving them.

We will help you find a solution that better matches your playing style, or issue a store credit for use at a later date.

Terms

1) This offer is valid for purchases made direct through the ObsidianWire.com website only.

2) If you have purchased your Pro-Wired Electronics through another vendor, please contact them directly to discuss their returns policy.

3) It is the purchasers responsibility to cover all return shipping costs.

4) You must keep the product in new condition, with original packaging

5) Items must be sent back to the Obsidian® nominated address within 14 business days of receiving them

6) If an alternative product of a higher value is chosen, the purchaser will pay the price difference.

7) Any store credit is issued for use on the Obsidian® website, within 12 months of the original purchase.

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Super Easy
Solder-less Install

All Obsidian®Pro-Wired Electronics are super easy to install, and allow for solder-less pickup changes with Obsidian®Plug, Play & Enjoy connectors.

You can do this yourself.

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We take pride in producing the absolute best, using custom specified parts and perfected techniques to ensure that your harness will be an upgrade for you and your guitar. Every time.

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5 Year Warranty

At Obsidian® we love what we do and stand by it with pride. We offer a full 5 Year replacement Warranty on all Obsidian® products