Vintage Fender Telecaster White Sparkle Refinish 1971

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A fantastic player's grade Tele - the body was refinished in a super cool white sparkle! Awesome tone & feel thanks to a pro set up from the experts here at Cream City Music, so it's ready to play straight out of the case.

Cosmetic Condition: Great shape overall with some mild play wear - various minor nicks, chips, dents & dings; scratches & some mild finish wear. Overall the guitar has a great look to it with a cool vintage vibe.

Neck: Nicely rounded maple neck & fingerboard with black dot inlays. Frets show some wear, but have plenty of life in them. Single string tree & headstock decals are in great shape witn no bits missing. F-tuners in perfect working condition. 1 5/8" nut width; 25 1/2" scale length. The truss rod functions, but has been loosened all the way due to a back bow in the neck. The neck is playable, but does buzz a bit. Neck stamp dates to Oct 1971.

Body: Solid alder body refinished in white sparkle. String-thru bridge with three adjustable "barrel" saddles. 3-ply pickguard has aged nicely over the years. Guitar weighs 7 lbs 5.1 oz.

Electronics: Original single coils. Bridge - 6.04K ohms; Neck - 6.92K ohms. Master volume & tone controls with knurled knobs. 3-way selector switch with black "top hat" cap. Pots date to '66 & all electronics are in good working condition.

Case: Original hardshell case included.

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.