Telecaster Esquire Wiring for 2 Single Coils – 3-Way Switching – OD Cap


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 over 25 years…

& we love what we do!

This Tele Esquire wiring solution is made with premium quality parts… CTS, Bourns, Switchcraft, Pure Tone, Sprague, Gavitt…

This is a rock solid wiring solution for your Esquire. Get rid of the electronics in your guitar that aren’t helping your tone and load your Tele up with a “Made In The USA” (everything but the capacitor) wiring harness that is built like a tank! Very easy to install.
This Esquire wiring harness is for Esquires with 2 single coil pickup.
There is a great article about this wiring harness in the March 2013 issue of Premier Guitar Magazine: 


  • Silver nuts, washers, switch mounting screws, & output jack
  • OPTIONAL – Black or gold hardware is also available
  • OPTIONAL – “Pure Tone” output jack is also available


  • Sprague “Orange Drop” poly capacitor, .047mfd value


  • P1 – Bridge pickup w/blend option engaged to allow the neck pickup to be added with no tone control
  • P2 – Neck pickup only w/blend option disabled and no tone control
  • P3 – Neck pickup only with 0.047mfd tone cap engaged & blend option disabled


  • CTS or Bourns Pro Series volume control, 250k value, audio taper
  • CTS or Bourns Pro Series blend control, 250k value
  • Sprague “Orange Drop” poly capacitor, .047mfd value
  • 15k resistor
  • 3-way lever style switch
  • Switchcraft mono output jack
  • Gavitt vintage style, cloth covered wire
  • east to follow wiring diagram
  • 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

Silver nuts, washers, switch mounting screws, & output jack +$0, Black nuts, washers, switch mounting screws, & output jack +$20, Gold nuts, washers, switch mounting screws, & output jack +$25

Output Jack

Switchcraft jack (std) +$0, "Pure Tone" jack +$6

Player Orientation

Right-handed +$0, Left-handed +$10

Wiring Orientation

Standard-wired +$0, Reverse-wired +$10

Treble Bleed Mod

Yes, please! +$5, No, thanks… +$0