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Bootstrap Original Recipe for Tele®

Bootstrap Original Recipe for Tele®

Regular price $49.99 USD
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Our new Original Recipe T-style pups deliver original old-school tone.

We took our excellent Palo Duro set and gave it a vintage infusion with cooler ALNICO 3 magnets, a slight underwind and enamel wire. The result is an excellent reproduction of the original '51 T-style tone.


  • Forbon® vulcanized fiber bobbins
  • 42/43 AWG pure copper wire with ruby enamel insulation
  • AlNiCo 3 magnets
  • Push-back cloth leads with 22 AWG pre-tinned wire for easy installation
  • Vacuum potted in beeswax and paraffin
  • Height adjustment screws and spring
  • Copper-clad steel baseplate
  • Chrome cover
  • Resistance Bridge: ~6.4kOhm*
  • Resistance Neck: ~7.2kOhm*

*Please note that resistance values are approximate and may vary due to a number of factors including actual wire thickness, wire tension, ambient temperature as well as differences between multimeters. We accept a tolerance of +/-10% K Ohms. Bootstrap Pickups winds to a a set wind count, not resistance. 

Bootstrap Pickups are wound-to-order in our small Ohio shop. Please check the Shop Notes page for current lead times.

Stratocaster®, Telecaster®, Tele®, Strat® and Fender® are registered trademarks of Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC). Bootstrap Pickups is not affiliated with or endorsed by FMIC and we do not sell products made or authorized by FMIC. Forbon® is a registered trademark of Ele Associates Global LLC.
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