Guitarsite Forums Discussion Monthly Discussion Guitar Discussion Forum Archive – April, 2002 Re: getting rid of the “hum” in my 1963 silvertone guitar.

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Grounding… it’s an old guitar, easiest thing to do first is check all wiring is ‘solidly’ soldered and ecerything is properly shielded and grounded. : thanks for you eyes and ears.whenever i touch the pickups the hum goes away.can anyone clue me in on what to do,or better yet,what not to do?thank you rojodiablo.