Wilkinson Adjustable Compensated Bridge for Tele

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At last, a 3-saddle bridge that can be adjusted to play in tune! A locking pivot screw in the center of each saddle allows perfect adjustment of string intonation.

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Wilkinson Adjustable Compensated Bridge for Tele

Item # 5071
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At last, a 3-saddle bridge that can be adjusted to play in tune! A locking pivot screw in the center of each saddle allows perfect adjustment of string intonation.

This traditional chrome stamped-steel bridge fits a standard Tele® pickup, and is designed for string mounting through the guitar body (use our Guitar String Ferrules). The unplated brass saddles have Allen-adjustable height and 2-5/32" (54.77mm) string spread. Mounting screws are included. Chrome.

Positioning the bridge
Find bridge placement for any scale with our free online tool fret position calculator.

Product Instructions

Wilkinson Compensated Tele Saddles

How to install Wilkinson Compensated Tele saddles.

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    • Weight
    • 5071
    • 0.240 lbs. (0.11 kg)

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Wilkinson Adjustable Compensated Bridge for Tele

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Wilkinson Adjustable Compensated Bridge for Tele

By Martin from Rosario, Santa Fe, Argentina
(Customer's Reviews) Thursday, March 06, 2014

The best vintage like tele bridge on the market

Compensated tele bridge

By Dave K from Clinton Iowa
(Customer's Reviews) Wednesday, December 18, 2013

I like it. '69 style tele mutt with Joe Bardens, (9 to 42 strings) deserved to have the intonation issue fixed. I just swapped the bridge barrels and the screws, saving the plate for future projects. Intonation now isn't exact, but a compromise between two strings and is within a couple of cents and I wiggle more than that when fretting so this is now close enough not to bother me at all any more.Maybe with more effort I could get it spot on, but I'm happy now. I never did figure out the old screw bending, anyway. Tone is just what you expect a three brass barrel tele to be. Spanky with quick decay. Nice,easy to do fix.

The Finishing Touch

By Chaplain Will from Oxford, Michigan
(Customer's Reviews) Tuesday, November 12, 2013

I installed a Wilkinson Adjustable Compensated Bridge on the "tele" style guitar I made, and I couldn't be any happier. The instructions and dimensions given were accurate, and the intonation is dead-on!

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By charley harrell from alabama
(Customer's Reviews) Monday, April 16, 2012

I brought A new fender telecaster deluxe pay $1600. I never did get the sound out of it that I wanted so I sold it and bought mex. tele. upgrade pots and switch Install. A set golden age pickups and wilkinson adjustable bridge.the best sounding guitar I have ever own. I no now that you can,t buya great sounding guitar you have to build one. stew mac Is the best place to get everthing you need. thank you stew mac. keep up the good works. charley

Great Tele Saddles!

By Stews Guitar Works from Warren MI USA
(Customer's Reviews) Thursday, August 18, 2011

Finally, Vintage Tone with Perfect Intonation!

Great Product

By Darthxerxes from Ontario, Canada
(Customer's Reviews) Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Precise intonation.
This is a very ideal replacement/project bridge for any Tele-style investment.
Out of the box, the factory set up on this bridge was dead-on for my .010 - .046 string gauge. Recommended!

Finish was sub-par

By Poor Finish from Detroit, MI
(Customer's Reviews) Monday, December 27, 2010

The bridge itself appears to be of great quality, but the finish on what I received was terrible. For not being what is considered a cheap bridge, only a small portion of the chrome plating was up to the standards one would expect.

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