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Fender Custom Shop LTD 1952 Telecaster CuNiFe Blackguard Heavy Relic in Wide-Fade 2-tone Sunburst

Yup and Yes Sir! That was the first thing out of everyone' mouth when this one revealed herself to us. What have the masters at Fender sent us and yes oh yes please. A beautiful wide fade burst, check. An outrageously awesome pickup problem. Oh, can you throw in, I don't know...a Bigsby...why not?
This is the dream guitar from history with the kitchen sink thrown in and we are darned thrilled about it. Let's just get into that neck pickup...squishy, perfect, goodness there. Fender has gotten it down with their new CUNIFE pickups. They did their homework and worked out the right combo in vintage materials to really bring back the perfect wide range Humbucker. I haver always been an antiquity man with a bucker on a tele but this may change those ways. And then when you pari the screaming vintage bridge pickup in there...perfect! This is a honky tonk, rock n rolling, jazzman on fire, tonal monster that is a feat on the hands and ears...oh and the eyes. 
One of the coolest pieces we have seen from the custom shop in ages!
Model Number: CS100202
Serial Number: R111033
Finish Package: Heavy Relic
Case: FCS Tweed

Body Wood: Ash
Body Color: Faded Aged Wide Fade 2-tone Sunburst
Body Finish: Nitro Lacquer
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Hardware Plating: 
Bridge Assembly: Bigsby B-5 Brg and Tailpiece Relic
Output Assembly: Vint Tele
Control Assembly: Dual Stack H-S Tele Relic
Neck Plate: Vint Tele Relic
Back Plate & Trem Cover: None
Tremolo Arm: None
Tremolo Arm Tip: None
Tuner Keys: Vintage with Fender Logo
String Gauge: 10-46

Neck Assembly: Custom 52 Tele CC/Relic
Neck Finish: Nitro Lacquer Dark Tint
Neck Blank: Maple Rift Sawn
Fingerboard: None
Truss Rod: 50's
Head Style: Tele
Neck Head Thickness: 0.575"
Neck Scoop: 51
Dot Spacing: Wide
Face Dot: Micarta Black .250"
Side Dot: Micarta Black 3/32
Fret Wire: Narrow Tall 6105
Number of Frets: 21
Fingerboard Radius: 9.50" 
Neck Back Shape: 11/56 Off Center V
Neck Nut Width: 1.650"
Neck Thickness at 1st Fret: .915"
Neck Thickness at 12th Fret: .975"
Neck Butt Width: 2.200"
Nut Material: Bone
Number of Bolts: 4
Head Cap Decal: Vint Silver Fender Tele
Pickguard: Custom Blackguard
Pickup Neck: Wide Range HB CuNiFe Neck
Pickup Bridge: HW 50-51 Blackguard Bridge
Control Knobs: 51 Nocaster
Selector Switch Tip: Vintage
Switch: 3-Way Selector