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Fender Custom Shop '50s Custom Thinline Telecaster Electric Guitar Aged Aztec Gold over Gold Sparkle

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Overview

A reimagined 1950s Thinline Telecaster fusing vintage tone with modern versatility.

The Fender Custom Shop 50s Telecaster Custom Thinline Limited-Edition celebrates the iconic Tele tone in a lightweight semi-hollow form factor. This fantasia guitar reimagines what a Thinline Telecaster could have been if released in the late 1950s rather than 1968. Packed with hand-wound vintage-style pickups and Fender's latest innovations, it's the perfect blend of classic vibe and contemporary versatility.

Lightweight Chambered Ash Body With Relic'd Finish

While the semi-hollow ash body construction cuts down on weight for enhanced playing comfort, the chambered design retains the punchy midrange and percussive attack that defines a great Telecaster. The heavy relic lacquer finish, complete with simulated dings and playing wear, gives this Thinline Tele the look and feel of a cherished vintage instrument right out of the case. You'll swear you've been playing this guitar for decades.

Vintage-Spec Neck With Contemporary Refinements

The '57 Soft V-shaped quartersawn maple neck carves a familiar, comforting path along the 9.5" radius fingerboard, providing that vintage Tele playing feel. At the same time, the Greasebucket tone circuit and 3-way switching unlock a wider range of sonic possibilities compared to vintage Tele wiring. You get the best of both eras in a single instrument.

Premium Appointments and Deluxe Case

Every detail has been meticulously appointed, from the bone nut to the single-ply parchment pickguard. The guitar also comes equipped with a deluxe hardshell case to protect your investment, along with a strap and certificate of authenticity. Whether you're a die-hard Tele fan or just love vintage-inspired guitars, the Fender Custom Shop 50s Telecaster Custom Thinline Limited-Edition is sure to inspire.

Features

  • Chambered ash body, semi-hollow, heavy relic lacquer finish
  • '57 Soft V-shaped quartersawn maple neck, 9.5" radius fingerboard
  • Hand-wound vintage-style pickups, Greasebucket tone circuit
  • Includes deluxe hardshell case, strap, certificate of authenticity

Embrace the iconic Fender Custom Shop 50s Telecaster Thinline.

Specs

'50s Custom Thinline Telecaster Electric Guitar Specifications:

Body
  • Body shape: Single cutaway
  • Body type: Semi-hollow or chambered body
  • Body material: Solid wood
  • Body wood: Select Ash
  • Body finish: Relic Lacquer
  • Orientation: Right handed
Neck
  • Neck shape: '57 soft V
  • Neck wood: One-piece quartersawn Maple
  • Joint: Bolt-on
  • Scale length: 25.5"
  • Truss rod: Standard
  • Neck finish: Relic
Fretboard
  • Material: Maple
  • Radius: 9.5"
  • Fret size: 6105
  • Number of frets: 21
  • Inlays: Dot
  • Nut width: 1.65" (42 mm) bone
Pickups
  • Configuration: SS
  • Neck: Handwound Texas Special Tele
  • Middle: Not applicable
  • Bridge: Handwound Broadcaster
  • Brand: Fender Custom shop
  • Active or passive pickups: Passive
  • Series or parallel: Parallel
  • Special electronics: Modern wiring with Greasebucket tone circuit
  • Control layout: Master volume, master tone
  • Pickup switch: 3-way
Hardware
  • Bridge type: Fixed
  • Bridge design: Vintage-style
  • Tailpiece: String thru body
  • Tuning machines: Vintage-style
  • Color: Chrome
Other
  • Number of strings: 6-string
  • Special features: Electronics, Relic treatment
  • Case: Hardshell case
  • Accessories: Certificate of Authenticity
  • Country of origin: United States
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