Combining exotic tonewoods with premium pickups and appointments, the limited-edition Rarities Collection creates a truly unique musical experience. The Rarities Flame Maple Top Chambered Telecaster features a chambered, two-piece roasted alder body with a natural flame maple top, separated by a black center stripe. The Tim Shaw custom-designed 50s vintage-style bridge pickup adds a hotter classic voice to the sweet-sounding ShawBucker 1T humbucking pickup in the neck position.
Cosmetic Condition: Excellent overall condition. This Tele has been well taken care of, and its only blemishes are minor surface scratches that only show in direct light. Plus, it comes with fresh strings and low action, courtesy of Cream City Music's signature setup.
Neck: Maple neck with maple fingerboard. Modern "C" profile, 25.5" scale length, 9.5" radius, 22 Narrow Tall frets, and black dot inlays.
Body: Chambered Roasted Alder body with Flame Maple Top. Natural gloss polyurethane finish, nickel/chrome hardware, 4-ply tortoiseshell pickguard, knurled flat-top knobs, and 3-saddle vintage-style string-thru bridge.
Electronics: Hot Vintage-Style Telecaster bridge pickup and Shawbucker 1T neck pickup. 3-position blade switching, Master Volume with Treble Bleed, and Master Tone knobs.
Case: Original Fender hardshell case included.
Weight: 6 lbs. 15.9 oz.
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.