We try to share all we can here.
I too am a retired hobbyist, and don't know much, but willing to share what few brain Cells are left!
Most of the info is in the first sticky Thread "Get Started".
Your starting with a pickup that can be wonderful or frustrating.
Be sure the screw holes in the forbon bottom flatwork are larger than the screws.
So the screws thread only in the metal plate beneath.
I like to end up gluing the metal plate to the flatwork.
Then wax pot the hell out of it, so there is no microphonics.
Make sure you don't break the wax seal.
Microphonics is the biggest probem with the Tele bridge.