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I am trying to wire in the guitar jack on a Martin DC 16GTE. It has a white wire a red wire and a black wire. There is a selection for A Blend and B Blend. I have the red wire connected and it produces sound on Blend B but I have attached the White wire to the only two other post available and I can't get anything on Blend A. What is the concept here and how should I wire it? Any feed back would be very much appreciated. I am doing this as a favor for a friend. Thank you. Dave R

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I know this is more of a referral than a solution, but I'd go right to the source and contact Martin's customer service folks. They should be able to either get you a proper "wiring diagram", or possibly just describe the jack wiring to you. They have a phone number and an email address posted at this link...

http://www.martinguitar.com/services/customer.html

Now if I had to guess, I'd say both the A & B blend wires probably both go to the "tip" connector of the jack (otherwise, it would require a weird non-standard setup to function properly, like using a stereo guitar cable or something, very unlikely).

Posted on Jun 09, 2009

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