For guitarists everywhere who appreciate great style, rich and versatile tone, and excellent value, the Standard Telecaster is an elegant and affordable classic with a great combination of traditional design and contemporary features. Time-honored Fender style and performance-minded modern upgrades don't have to break the bank, and this model delivers the best of both in an instrument ideal for Telecaster players everywhere at every level.
Pure and simple, this instrument features classic Fender tone styling that evokes and honors the timeless Fender mainstays that came before it and contributed crucial DNA. From the quietest chord to the loudest note, and from the rear strap button to the top of the headstock, it’s the very essence of classic Fender design.
Classic Tele electronics are installed in this guitar. Standard Series Single Coil pickups are tied to a master volume, master tone and three way blade switch. All the classic Tele tones are just at your finger tips.
This instrument features a modern neck designed for comfort and performance, with a contemporary "C"-shaped profile (the shape of the neck in cross section) and a smooth back finish. A 9.5" fretboard radius and 21 Medium Jumbo frets combine perfectly for an undeniably easy playing guitar. Many of the instructors here at The Music Gallery use these Mexican Made Fender not only in their lessons but as one of their main instruments.
In more than half a century of Fender history and modern music history, there’s really nothing like the timeless singing, snapping, screaming and sparkling sound of Fender Standard single-coil pickups. Fender keeps building guitars for player's. With their eye on offering tons of features for not a whole lot of money, you can easily find the right Fender for whatever your needs may be. Stop by the shop today and see what's new from Fender, all the way from Squier to Fender Custom Shop!
Weighs 8 lbs 5 oz
Body Material: Alder
Body Finish: Polyester
Body Shape: Telecaster®
Neck Material: Maple
Satin Urethane Finish on Back of Neck
Gloss Urethane Headstock Face
Neck Shape: Modern "C"
Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
Fingerboard Material: Maple
Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm)
Number of Frets: 21
Fret Size: Medium Jumbo
Nut Material: Synthetic Bone
Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)
Position Inlays: Black Dots
Truss Rod: Standard
Bridge Pickup: Standard Single-Coil Tele
Neck Pickup: Standard Single-Coil Tele
Controls; Master Volume, Master Tone
5 Way Blade Switch
Pickup Configuration: SS
Bridge: 6-Saddle Standard Strings-Through-Body Tele with Block Saddles
Hardware Finish: Chrome
Tuning Machines: Standard Cast/Sealed
Pickguard: 3-Ply Parchment
Control Knobs: Knurled Flat-Top
Switch Tip: Black
Return Policy: We allow a 48 hour approval period. In the event of a return, the buyer pays shipping both ways. The instrument must be returned in original condition as it was shipped with all hang tags, certificates and warranty cards.