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Premium Wiring Kit for Telecaster

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Premium Wiring Kit for Telecaster

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Premium Wiring Kit for Telecaster

About This Item

Here's what you need for wiring those pickups into your Tele®! All the parts you'll need, plus a diagram to show you how.

The premium kit features cloth-covered push-back wire—the right wire for Fender and vintage-style guitar circuitry. The pots in this kit are upgraded to CTS brand for longer life and a smoother, more accurate response.

    Wiring Kit for Telecaster includes
  • Output jack
  • 250K CTS control pots (2)
  • Orange Drop Capacitors: 0.047uF and 0.001uF
  • CRL Lever Switch: 3-way with mounting screws
  • Switch knobs: black barrel and top-hat knobs included
  • Non-shielded cloth-insulated push-back circuit wire: 22 AWG, white, 12" long
  • Non-shielded cloth-insulated push-back circuit wire: 22 AWG, black, 24" long
  • Shielded braided push-back circuit wire: 22 AWG, 12" long
  • Wiring diagram
CTS control pot specifications
Shaft diameter 1/4" (6.35mm) solid shaft
(requires a set-screw knob)
Thread 3/8" x 32
Thread height 3/8" (9.52mm)
Required mounting hole diameter    3/8" (9.52mm)

Switch specifications
Body cavity depth required 1-3/8" (34.93mm)
Mounting screw spacing 1-5/8" (41.28mm)
Lever stem .052" x .188" (1.32mm x 4.78mm)
Pickguard slot required 1/16" x 1-1/16" (1.59mm x 26.99mm)


Instructions

Product Instructions

3-way CRL Lever Switch

Installation and wiring diagrams for the 3-way CRL Lever Switch.

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5.0

Good quality kit

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I decided my Tele needed some new electronics. I was actually surprised at how much this kit dug my '92 MIM Tele out of the mud! Easy upgrade as long as you know how to solder.

5.0

Great Kit

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This is a great kit. I consider myself a novice when it comes to guitar electronics and when putting together a parts telecaster, I was unsure on what capacitors to use, etc. This kit made life much easier. I might have saved a couple $ buying components independently, but the time it saved me was well worth it.

5.0

Big difference

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This was a big upgrade to what was inside my Japanese Tele. I didn't install this myself. The guitar luthier (paul unkert nj) that installed the kit said that something didn't fit (with the Japenese parts) but was able to make it work using a drill. I not sure what it was exactly but he got it in there and my tele sounds excellent!

5.0

Order this with confidence!

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Fast delivery, reasonable prices and peace of mind knowing you're getting all the best components.

5.0

Sounds Great!

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Sounds great! Easy to follow instruction. I didn't read the pot specs. My fault. Requires a set-screw knob. Not a big deal. Will just have to buy knobs on my next order.

5.0

Great kit

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Excellent quality with clear instruction! Love it!

5.0

A great upgrade

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I wired this kit into my "Tele-style" along with the Golden Age Pickups. The sound is strong, very clean, and bang-on the real tone. I highly recommend this kit for anyone looking to do a proper Tele rebuild, you will not be disappointed with the quality. Incredibly happy I came to StewMac first.

5.0

Exactly what the doctor ordered

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My older MIM Tele was sounding scratchy and disgusting until... Premium Wiring Kit magic.

5.0

Wiring kit

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Quality great, speed in shipping A+, very satisfied with it more than enough wire to do the job......If I can do it anybody can :~)

5.0

Wiring Kit for Telecaster

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I really like this kit. Great price and much improved sound for my old tele.

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