Fender's most popular pick shape in different materials. If you do not own an accurate electronic tuner, leave this step to a technician. Carefully measure the height of every string from the top of the 14th fret to the bottom of the strings. We use cookies on our website to make sure you get the best experience. Gotoh Titanium compensated saddles (set of 3) for Tele®, with screws & springs. View basket for details. If done correctly, the strings should follow the radius of the fingerboard. Joe Barden compensated bridge saddle set for vintage Tele® Brass, 2-3/16" spacing. If the note is sharp (compared to the open E note), move the saddle back. Installation instructions for Compensated Saddles for Telecaster. Fig. FREE Shipping with StewMAX is now available! When you have the bass E string intonated, check the A string. Gotoh Brass “In-Tune” compensated saddles (set of 3) for Tele®, with screws & springs. MEMBERSHIP IS NOW AVAILABLE IN GERMANY! Wilkinson compensated saddle set from TB 5129-001 (set of 3) for Tele®, Brass. Compensated Titanium Telecaster Saddles $ 99.95. Bridge saddles (set of 6) for Tele®, round, with springs/screws, 2-3/16 string spacing. I have always preferred the tone of vintage tele bridges with 3 brass saddles; however, the old school straight saddles were difficult to get the right setting. 3 ). Titanium Guitar Neck Plate $ 34.95. If the note is flat, move the saddle forward. Build the pedal that redefined overdrive. Tune the open strings to pitch and check the low E string fretted at the 12th fret. This adjusts the length of the string ‘compensating’ for accurate ‘intonation’ so the guitar sounds in tune with notes played higher up the fretboard. If any of the strings are very flat or sharp you may have to rotate the saddle so it angles in the opposite direction. Buy telecaster compensated saddles and get the best deals at the lowest prices on eBay! Telecaster Bridge Hardware Callaham 3 Enhanced Vintage Compensated Tele Saddles The Enhanced Vintage saddles to me is our best design. If the instrument needs to be set-up as well, consult #0570 Dan Erlewine's Guitar Player Repair Guide for the proper set-up procedures, or visit your local repairman. Bridge saddles (set of 3) with springs and screws for Tele®, 2-3/16" string spacing. I-5167 The compensated Tele saddles are slanted to improve intonation, but they may not perfectly intonate every string. Joe Barden compensated saddle set for American Standard Tele® Brass, 2-1/16" spacing. Install the new saddles as shown in the illustration. 3: These brass “tilt-compensated” saddles offer improved intonation while preserving the characteristic tone of a three-saddle Tele. Compensated Saddles for Telecaster Installation instructions for Compensated Saddles for Telecaster. Something went wrong. If done correctly, the strings should follow the radius of the fingerboard. Set the remaining saddles using the same procedure. The final step is to set intonation. Next, remove the strings and the old saddles. I had to average out the adjustment and as a result the tuning was close, but not perfect. Copyright © 1995-2020 eBay Inc. All Rights Reserved. Clarity, Harmonics and Sustain are the words customers use to describe their love for Ti. Unlike the previous bridge on our list, this one features six instead of three saddles. If any of the strings are very flat or sharp you may have to rotate the saddle so it angles in the opposite direction. Black Friday Sale! Tune the open strings to pitch and check the low E string fretted at the 12th fret. 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Liquid error (product-badge line 32): -Infinity, BP-2327 Wilkinson Compensated Brass Saddle Set for Telecaster®, BP-2325 Gotoh In-Tune Compensated Saddle Set, BP-2328 Tilt-compensated Brass Saddle Set, BP-2330 Joe Barden Compensated Saddles for Vintage Telecaster®, BP-0122 Round Bridge Saddles for Telecaster®, BP-2331 Joe Barden Compensated Saddles for American Standard Telecaster®, BP-2326 Gotoh Titanium Compensated Saddles Set. Great Savings & Free Delivery / Collection on many items If the note is flat, move the saddle forward. If the instrument needs to be set-up as well, consult #0570 Dan Erlewine's Guitar Player Repair Guide for the proper set-up procedures, or visit your local repairman. It maintains the vintage look while eliminating the problem of the string moving on the saddle and altering string spacing.