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Fender Custom Shop 1960 Telecaster Faded Sherwood Green Metallic Journeyman Relic Handselected Serial Number ()

   
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This Guitar is Light! This Guitar is Pure! This Guitar is Green! And what a glorious Sherwood Metallic Green she is. Everything about this instrument is fantastic if you are looking for a purists Tele with the most pure bare-knuckled 1960's tone. The vintage wiring on this guitar really turbo charges it to another level. When you are using the neck pickup and then switch into position 3 with the tone and DB cut you can truly enter a magical realm with a touch of overdrive. The Bridge pickup barks and screams when you push her and can play smooth and nice when laid off. Everyone in the shop absolutely loves this guitar. The roasted neck is not only gorgeous and perfect to the hand but also adds a tonal color to the mix letting in just the right amount of warmth to this lean tone machine.

The touch sensitivity is very apparent in the neck pickup and we loved how easily we could go from a classic tele tone to a bare knuckled sound in no time. All it takes is a different attack to the strings and it feels like a different instrument. From cleans to dirt this pickup is outstanding! The Bridge is a monster all onto herself. The growl is there as is the sparkling tele chime. Again, this is a very tactile pickup that can bend easily to each user. 

A thrilling instrument this Telecaster is. A purists guitar and a true example of what the Fender Custom Shop can do like no other!



Model Number: 
9231012104
Serial Number: R101856
Finish Package: Journeyman Relic
Case: FCS Strat/Tele Brown

Weight: 7.10 Pounds

Body Wood: Alder
Body Color: Sherwood Green Metallic
Body Finish: Nitro Lacquer
Sort for Lightweight: No

Hardware Plating: Standard
Bridge Assembly: Tele 58-63 W/O P/U Rel
Output Assembly: Vint Tele
Control Assembly: 63 Tele Relic
Neck Plate: R Serial Vintage 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 Neck (60's Tele)
Neck Finish: Nitro Lacquer
Neck Blank: Maple Roasted Qtr Sawn
Fingerboard: AAA Rosewood 9mm
Truss Rod: Early 60's
Head Style: Tele
Neck Head Thickness: 0.575"
Neck Scoop: 60
Dot Spacing: Wide
Face Dot: Micarta White .250
Side Dot: Micarta White 3/32"
Fret Wire: Narrow Tall 6105
Number of Frets: 21
Fingerboard Radius: 9.50"
Neck Back Shape: 60's Style Oval "C"
Neck Nut Width: 1.650"
Neck Thickness at 1st Fret: .790"
Neck Thickness at 12th Fret: .930"
Neck Butt Width: 2.200"
Nut Material: Bone
Number of Bolts: 4
Head Cap Decal: 59-63 Tele Custom
Pickguard: 63 Tele W/B/W 
Pickup Neck: Twisted Tele Neck
Pickup Bridge: Twisted Tele Bridge
Control Knobs: Nocaster
Selector Switch Tip: Tele Relic
Switch: 3 Way