Telecaster Love Fest

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Original everything. Glamour shot. Oooooh.
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Original neck pickup on left, Fender Classic Noiseless Telecaster pickup on right
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bottom view-- original on left still.
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top view. the noiseless still has the plastic protector on it.
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Noiseless on left, original on right. Note that the original is wrapped with string and waxed, while the Noiseless is wrapped with black ribbon.
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Bottom view-- Noiseless on left, original on right.
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Once more.
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The routings in the body itself.
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The electronics. volume knob on left, tone on right. Pickup select switch on the left is missing the actual pickup wires.
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Closeup of routings and screw for adjusting the rod in the neck.
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Back together, here's the exciting triple-saddle bridge. The tape is still on the Noiseless neck pickup, too.
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Noiseless pickup, hooray.
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Other Noiseless pickup. Chrome doesn't photograph well.
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I haven't adjusted the intonation yet in this picture. Since then, I've done a lot of messing around.
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mmm, big chrome knobs.
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glamour shot, no flash. you can see the wood pattern under the white...