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Weight: 7lbs 10.5oz
For players who want the style and sound of Fenders golden era, we created the Vintera 50s Telecaster. Equipped with the coveted features that defined the decadeincluding period-accurate neck profile and playing feel, along with re-voiced pickupsthis guitar has all of the bite and twang that made the Telecaster a legend.
For authentic, vintage-style tone we recreated our favorite set of 50s Telecaster pickups. Twangy and articulate, they have the crisp, snarling sound that put Fender on the musical map. The thick, fat-shouldered Early 50s U-shaped neck has a 7.25-radius maple fingerboard with 21 vintage-style frets for classic playing feel. A vintage-style Tele bridge with three brass barrel saddles gives this Telecaster its characteristic twang, while vintage-style tuning machines provide original-era aesthetics, rock-solid performance and tuning stability. Other features include vintage-style strap buttons, chrome hardware and four-bolt neck plate. Includes deluxe gig bag.
- Alder body
- Two vintage-style 50s Tele single-coil pickups
- Early 50s U-shaped maple neck; 7.25-radius fingerboard with 21 vintage-style frets
- Vintage-style string-through-body Tele bridge with three brass barrel saddles
- Includes deluxe gig bag
A classic Fender tone wood, alders sound is balanced with equal doses of lows, mids and highs.
EARLY 50S U NECK PROFILE
Fat and comfortable, the Early 50s U-shaped profile has thick shoulders for authentic feel and tone.
REVOICED 50S TELE PICKUPS
We recreated our favorite set of 50s Telecaster pickups. Theyre full of the twangy, well-defined tone that made Fender instruments famous.
Hosting 21 vintage-style frets, the 7.25-radius fingerboard provides the comfortable playing feel of a vintage instrument.
VINTAGE-STYLE 3-SADDLE BRIDGE
This Telecaster incorporates a stylishly classic bridge with a rock-solid string-through-body design and three brass barrel saddles for authentic tone.
VINTAGE-STYLE TUNING MACHINES
These tuning machines offer the look and feel of vintage machines, with the added benefit of enhanced tuning stability.
Body FinishGloss Polyester
Neck FinishGloss Urethane
Neck ShapeEarly ’50s “U”
Scale Length25.5″ (648 mm)
Fingerboard Radius7.25″ (184.1 mm)
Number of Frets21
Nut MaterialSynthetic Bone
Nut Width1.650″ (42 mm)
Position InlaysBlack Dots
Bridge PickupVintage-Style ’50s Single-Coil Tele
Neck PickupVintage-Style ’50s Single-Coil Tele
ControlsMaster Volume, Master Tone
Switching3-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Bridge3-Saddle American Vintage Strings-Through-Body Tele with Chrome Barrel Saddles
Control KnobsKnurled Dome
Neck Plate4-Bolt Vintage-Style
StringsFender USA 250L Nickel Plated Steel (.009-.042 Gauges)
Legal NoticeWARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm – www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
Case/Gig BagDeluxe Gig Bag
Why buy from Melody Music Shop, LLC?
Located in Bloomington, Indiana, Melody Music Shop strives to maintain a diverse, high quality inventory along with exceptional customer service. We carry a wide range of instruments and accessories, including new and used guitars, band and orchestral instruments, pianos, amps, sound systems, and so much more!
With certified technicians on staff and a century + of experience between them all, you can rest assured any instrument you purchase from Melody Music Shop LLC is in the best condition possible! Our ENTIRE STORE is maintained at 50% humidity year round per manufacturers stringent requirements. All items will be packaged carefully to ensure their safe arrival. Guitars will have their string tension lowered and packaged to manufacture specs or better. Melody Music Shop LLC guarantees quality products, fast shipping, and top-notch customer service!
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