Fender's all-new American Performer series instruments are here, offering players authentic, stage-ready American-made Fenders at an affordable price. At the heart of this American Performer Telecaster’s design its set of pickups. You get a Yosemite single-coil in the bridge position, and a DoubleTap humbucker in the bridge, so you can get the power and chunk that you need for heavier playing styles, while the Yosemite single-coil has flat-staggered pole pieces, resulting in tone that’s versatile enough for any musical endeavor. These are excellent pickups that provide an extra layer of tonal versatility, and you'll only find them in the American Performers. Plus, the Greasebucket tone circuitry makes it easy to contour your high-end without affecting other frequencies. The American Performer Telecaster also features a modern "C" shaped neck, 22 jumbo frets, and a 9.5" radius fingerboard, which all contribute to the guitar's remarkable playability and rock-solid in-hand feel. Made in Corona, California, the American Performer Telecaster Humbucker is a remarkable instrument with wide-ranging tone and the unmatched playability you've come to expect from an authentic, USA-made Fender.
-Body Material: Alder
-Body Finish: Gloss Polyurethane
-Body Shape: Telecaster
-Neck Material: Maple
-Neck Finish: Satin Urethane
-Neck Shape: Modern "C"
-Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
-Fingerboard Material: Maple
-Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm)
-Number of Frets: 22
-Fret Size: Jumbo
-Nut Material: Synthetic Bone
-Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)
-Position Inlays: Black Dots
-Truss Rod: Standard
-Truss Rod Nut: 1/8" American Series
-Bridge Pickup: Yosemite Single-Coil Telecaster
-Neck Pickup: American Performer DoubleTap Humbucking
-Controls: Master Volume, Greasebucket Tone Circuit (Rolls Off Highs without Adding Bass).
-Switching: 3-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
-Bridge: 3-Saddle Strings-Thru-Body Tele Bridge
-Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome
-Tuning Machines: Fender ClassicGear
-Pickguard: 3-Ply Parchment/Black/Parchment
-Control Knobs: Knurled Flat-Top
-Switch Tip: Barrel Style
-Neck Plate: 4-Bolt
-Strings: Fender USA 250L, NPS, (.009-.042 Gauges)
-Case/Gig Bag: Deluxe Gig Bag
Why We Love Fender
It's hard to find a name more synonymous with guitars than Fender. Ever since Leo Fender burst onto the scene with his now-iconic Telecaster, Fender guitars have found homes in the hands of brand new guitar players and seasoned rock stars. When the headstock says Fender, you know you're getting a quality instrument.