For 2 Humbuckers & 1 Single Coil – Tele Wiring Harness w/5-Way Switching


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Hoagland Custom has specialized in custom guitar wiring and pickup making for over 25 years and we love what we do!

This Tele “HSH1” mod is a great wiring harness for a 2 humbucker & 1 single coil Tele!  It’s pickup-splitting Heaven!

You must have 2 splittable humbuckers (4 or 5 wires) to use this wiring harness.

Our Hoagland Custom Tele HSH1 wiring mod uses a 5-way switch.

HARDWARE:  (incl. dress nuts & washers and switch mounting screws)

  • chrome (available at slight additional cost)
  • nickel (available at slight additional cost)
  • black (available at slight additional cost)
  • gold (available at slight additional cost)


  • Sprague “Orange Drop” poly capacitor, as standard & no additional cost
  • MojoTone Dijon Premium Foil/Film capacitor, $2 upgrade (From the manufacturer: “Mojotone Dijon capacitors are high quality foil/film capacitors made to our exact specification. We like to call them musical capacitors because of their good tone and transparency.”)
  • Tai Han “Black Bee” paper-in-oil capacitor, $8 upgrade
  • Vitamin “T” paper-in-oil capacitor, $11 upgrade
  • Auricap XO Hi-Res Sonically Transparent cap, $20 upgrade


  • P1 – bridge humbucker, full
  • P2 – bridge, split to single coil & middle single coil pickup
  • P3 – middle single coil only
  • P4 – neck, split to single coil & middle single coil pickup
  • P5 – neck humbucker, full


  • 1 CTS or Bourns Pro Series volume control pot, 250k, short-shaft, audio taper
  • 1 CTS or Bourns Pro Series tone control pot, 500k, short-shaft, linear taper
  • Sprague “Orange Drop” poly capacitor, .022mfd value
  • 5-way lever style switch
  • Switchcraft mono output jack
  • vintage style, cloth covered wire
  • tech support phone & email

While all of our wiring solutions are built to be installed rather easily, some are more complex than others and we always recommend that you have a guitar professional at your local guitar shop install it for you.

Contact Hoagland Custom with any questions regarding this wiring solution, our custom, handcrafted Hoagland Custom pickups, or any other guitar wiring solution that you might need.

Additional information

Weight .5 lbs
Dimensions 8 × 6 × 2 in

None +$0, Chrome +$15, Nickel +$15, Black +$24, Gold +$28


Sprague "OD" poly cap, standard), Mojo Dijon poly cap +$2, Tai Han "Black Bee" paper-in-oil cap +$8, Vitamin "T" paper-in-oil cap +$10, Auricap XO Hi-Res cap +$20

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