1981 Gibson Victory MV Owners Manual
Pages 14-15 Design: the electronics (continued)
Guitars and Parts for Sale
Pages 14-15 One important feature of the Victory series was it's simplified operation; rather than separate volume and tone controls for each pickup, there was just one master volume and tone, a pickup selector switch and a coil-tap switch; a far more intuitive system than Gibson's previous efforts (for example the RD Artist, or L-6S). These pages continue the description of the construction of the pickups (from the previous page), their placement, and outline the associated controls mentioned above.
Pickup location was carefully selected to provide full frequency response and minimize dead spots by avoidance of string nodal points