Fender® NAMM LTD Relic '52 HS Telecaster Aged Vintage Blonde | Front Small
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Fender® NAMM LTD Relic '52 HS Telecaster Aged Vintage Blonde | Front Left
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Fender® NAMM LTD Relic '52 HS Telecaster Aged Vintage Blonde | Neck Front
Fender® NAMM LTD Relic '52 HS Telecaster Aged Vintage Blonde | Headstock Front
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Fender Custom Shop 52 H/S Telecaster Relic in Vintage Blonde R17900

Regular price $3,965.00 Sale

This is a seriously cool Tele with a beefy sounding Seymour Duncan Antiquity Humbucker in the neck position. This adds an extra dimension to the tones this guitar can produce. Still a classic Tele in the bridge thanks to a handwound Broadcaster pickup. This guy can go from bright, biting and snarling to fat soaring leads with some serious low end beef that sounds perfect for comping Jazz chords.

I immediately appreciated the Reversed Control Plate. A feature many don't fully appreciate until they experience it. Having the Volume control with in reach of your pinky is a huge plus, especially if you fidget with the controls a lot. Even a manual tremolo is easily pulled off with the modded location. This also put the pickup switch out of harms way so there is no chance of you changing pickups while going crazy with the right hand.

The neck is a slimmed down Nocaster U shape. Thicker than an early 60's C shape but with less heft than a Nocaster. It's a very friendly feeling neck profile for those of us with average hands who want something not thin but can't handle a baseball bat. Topped with 6100 frets and a 9.5" radius, this guitar plays incredibly well no matter the chord, scale or position. 

Vintage Blonde is a classic Fender color. Throwing the black pickguard was an obvious choice giving the classic connotations of this 50's era color. This guitar is well suited for practically any genre that doesn't involve true high gain scenarios but even then, the neck pickup sounds AMAZING!

The Music Gallery has been a Fender Custom Shop dealer since their formation in 1987. We keep a bevy of about 50 Fender Custom Shop instrument in inventory at all times. Whether you're looking for Stratocaster's, Telecasters, Precision Basses or Jazz Basses we are able to help you design or find whatever the special instrument you're looking for may be!

 

 

  • Fender Custom Shop
  • Aged Vintage Blonde
  • '52 Telecaster Relic
  • Limited Edition
  • Mid 60’s C Shaped Neck
  • .860 - .920
  • 6100 Frets
  • 9.5" Radius
  • Seymour Duncan Antiquity Humbucker
  • Handwound Broadcaster Bridge Pickup
  • Reversed Control Plate
  • Master Volume
  • Master Tone
  • 3 Way Switch
  • 3 Saddle Vintage Bridge
  • 3 Brass Saddles
  • Ash Body
  • Weighs 7 lbs 7 oz
  • Original Hardshell Case
  • Certificate of Authenticity

The Music Gallery
(847) 432-6350 
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