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Unofficial History of the CRL 1452


3-way pickup selector switch for vintage guitars


1944
First known engineering drawing

		
1951
Lever Switch Technical Bulletin

		
1953
Lever Switch Catalog Page

		
1954
Engineering drawing redrawn


		
		
1962
Half moon redesign


		
1966
Lever Switch Catalog Page

		
1967
Lever Switch Catalog Page
featuring rare half moon horseshoe design

		
1992
			
			
			
Electroswitch acquires the rights to manufacture the CRL 1452 in Raleigh, North Carolina

			
			
			

		
1992-93
Inscription on back changed from
'CRL 1452' to 'ELEC 1452'


		
1994
Stator material changed from phenolic (brown) to glass epoxy (white)

Solder tab stagger reversed


		
1995
Part number changed to E2G0203S

		
1996
			
			
			
Lever Switch Catalog Page

			
			
			

		
	
	
	
	
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