Fender Custom Shop 1956 Telecaster Journeyman Relic Maple - Aged White Blonde

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Fender Custom Shop's 1956 Telecaster Journeyman Relic gives the look and feel of a time-honored vintage Tele straight out of the '50s. This guitar's Journeyman Relic has all the nicks, dings, dents, and scratches of a true vintage Tele, while preiod-correct hardware and pickups further its classic aesthetic and authenticity. Two Hand-Wound '55/'56 single-coil pickups deliver the twang the shaped the Telecaster's sound in its early days, while staggered pole pieces deliver an even tonal response. Some finishing touches on the guitar include a ‘55/’57 Tele bridge with steel saddles, 1-ply Eggshell White pickguard and one-piece tinted quartersawn maple neck with “10/56 V” profile that’s a great fit for almost any playing style.

Other features include a modern 9.5”-radius fingerboard with 21 6105 frets, 3-way pickup switch, vintage-style tuning machines, bone nut and round string tree. Includes deluxe hardshell case, strap and Certificate of Authenticity.


-Model Name: 1956 Telecaster Journeyman Relic, Maple Fingerboard, Aged White Blonde
-Model #: 9235000838
-Series: Time Machine
-Country Of Origin: US
-Color: Aged White Blonde
-Body: Ash
-Body Finish: Lacquer
-Body Shape: Telecaster
-Neck Material: Maple
-Neck Finish: Tinted Nitrocellulose Lacquer
-Neck Shape: 10/56 "V"
-Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
-Fingerboard: Maple
-Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm)
-Number of Frets: 21
-Frets Size: 6105 Narrow Tall
-String Nut: Bone
-Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)
-Position Inlays: Black Dot
-Bridge Pickup: Custom Shop Hand-Wound '55 Single-Coil Tele
-Neck Pickup: Custom Shop Hand-Wound '55 Single-Coil Tele
-Controls: Master Volume, Master Tone
-Pickup Switching: 3-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
-Pickup Configuration: SS
-Bridge: 3-Saddle American Vintage Strings-Through-Body Tele with Solid Barrel Steel Saddles
-Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome
-Tuning Machines: Vintage-Style with Fender Logo
-Pickguard: 1-Ply Eggshell
-Control Knobs: Knurled Flat-Top
-Strings: Nickel Plated Steel (.010-.046 Gauges)
-Included Accessories: Deluxe Hardshell Case, Strap, Certificate of Authenticity