Quote Originally Posted by OldStrummer View Post
I've always thought the deep recess of the Telecaster socket was to avoid having to use a 90° adapter.
If you are going to stand and play the straight is great, but I do a lot of practicing sitting on my couch and am afraid the pressure of the end digging into to couch will eventually mess the wiring of the cord up, but anyway I found the answer, a hosa TRS right angle adapter will do it.