Premium Wiring Kit for Telecaster with 4-way Switch

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Premium Wiring Kit for Telecaster with 4-way Switch

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Premium Wiring Kit for Telecaster with 4-way Switch

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Complete kit for wiring a Tele with a fourth "fat tone" switch position.

This special kit features an Oak Grigsby 4-way switch: the extra position combines the bridge and neck pickups in series for a fatter tone. You get all the parts you'll need to wire your pickups into your Tele®, plus a diagram to show you how.

Premium components include cloth-covered push-back wire—the right stuff for Fender and vintage-style guitar circuitry. CTS pots give longer life and smooth, accurate response.

    The kit incudes:
  • Switchcraft output jack
  • 250K CTS solid-shaft control pots (2)
  • Orange Drop® capacitors: .047uF and .001uF
  • Oak Grigsby 4-way lever switch with mounting screws
  • Switch knobs: black barrel and top-hat
  • Non-shielded cloth-insulated push-back wire: 22 AWG white, 12" long
  • Non-shielded cloth-insulated push-back wire: 22 AWG black, 24" long
  • Braided-shield push-back wire: 22AWG, 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)

Oak Grigsby switch specifications
Body cavity depth required 1-7/16" (36.51mm)
Mounting screw spacing 1-5/8" (41.28mm)
Lever stem .050" x .190" (1.27mm x 4.82mm)
Pickguard slot required
(for the lever)
1/16" x 1-1/16" (1.59mm x 26.99mm)


Product Instructions

Oak Grigsby 4-way 2-pole Lever Switch Instructions

Installation and wiring diagram for the Oak Grigsby 4-Way 2-pole Lever Switch.

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good quality parts

(Customer's Reviews)

replaced korean parts in a '53 tele repro. these are just much better quality components. orange drop caps, good pots and 4way switch. good wire included, really everything you need is in this kit


Upgrade from standard kit

(Customer's Reviews)

Replaced a standard kit I installed in 2011 with this premium kit, sonically smoother and far superior. Grounding the bridge pickup with the new connections is a bit of a problem and requires some trial and error work. Recommend the Stew-Mac video on Fender upgrades.


Excellent upgrade

(Customer's Reviews)

My little MIK Squier 50th Anniversary Tele never sounded so awesome. It's a top loader and was always really bright, which I liked, but with this new switch position and the upgraded components, she really rocks now. Thanks Stewmac.

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