Standard Tele Wiring w/3-Way Switching AND Push/Pull to Phase-Reverse Neck Pickup


You bring the talent. We’ll supply the kick ass wiring…  


Hoagland Custom, located in sunny Fernandina Beach, Florida, has specialized in custom guitar wiring and pickup making for almost 30 years…

& we love what we do!

This Tele wiring harness is rock solid!

It is a standard 3-way switching Telecaster wiring harness with a push/pull (or an optional push/push) tone pot to phase-reverse the neck pickup.

The result of phase-reversing a pickup is a squawky, inside-out kind of sound…

Control plates are available but NOT included.


  • chrome (optional control plate & mounting screws)
  • black (optional control plate & mounting screws)
  • gold (optional control plate & mounting screws)
  • nickel  (optional control plate & mounting screws)
  • Hardware includes dress nuts & washers and switch mounting screws
  • optional “Pure Tone” premium mono output jack


  • Sprague “Orange Drop” poly capacitor, as standard & no additional cost
  • MojoTone Dijon Premium Foil/Film capacitor, $3 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.”)
  • Mallory “Mustard” capacitor, $4 upgrade
  • Centralab “Royal Blue” mylar-in-oil capacitor, $13 upgrade
  • Vitamin T “Silver Barrel” paper-in-oil capacitor, $14 upgrade


  • P1 – bridge only, full
  • P2 – with push/pull tone in the UP position – Full bridge and phase-reversed neck
  • P2 – with push/pull tone in the DOWN position – neck & bridge pickups, in-parallel (normal Tele tone)
  • P3 – neck only, full


  • CTS or Bourns Pro Series volume control, 250k value, audio taper
  • Bourns or Alpha push/pull tone control, 250k value, linear taper (optional push/push pot available)
  • Sprague “Orange Drop” poly capacitor, .047mfd value
  • High quality 3-way lever style switch
  • Switchcraft mono output jack
  • Gavitt vintage style, cloth covered wire
  • tech support phone & email

While all of our wiring solutions are built to be installed rather easily, 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

No control plate +$0, Chrome +$18, Black +$24, Gold +$28, Nickel +$18


Sprague "OD" poly cap (standard), Mojo Dijon poly cap +$3, Mallory "Mustard" cap +$4, Centralab "Royal Blue" mylar-in-oil cap +$13, Vitamin T "Silver Barrel" paper-in-oil cap +$14

Pot Type

Push/Pull pots +$0, Push/Push pots +$15

Output Jack

Switchcraft mono output jack +$0, "Pure Tone" premium mono output jack +$6

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