Beautiful 2012 American Select Series Telecaster featuring choice tonewoods and high-end appoints throughout. Notice how the control plate curves to match the carved maple top. The attention to detail is astounding on this guitar.
Body: Original Lake Placid Blue finish elegantly aged over decades to blue-green hues. Natural checking throughout. Fender's classic balanced offset body shape.
Neck: Matching LPB headstock. Maple neck with dark rosewood fingerboard. Pearl dot inlays. 22 frets (newer), 24" scale. Nut Width: 1 5/8”.
Pickups/Hardware: Original single coil pickups are strong at 6.30 (neck) and 6.59 (bridge). Double line Kluson tuners. Original bridge and tremelo.
Cosmetic Condition: Plenty of honest play wear, dings, checking. No breaks. Well loved, not abused.
Playability: Newer frets show little play wear. Nice medium action. Notes ring out clear and true throughout the fretboard.
Weight: 7lbs 15oz
Case: Hard case.
Fender has raised the curtain on two American Select Series Teles featuring choice tonewoods and high-end appointments throughout. The Fender Select Carved Koa Top Telecaster has an empress body capped with a luscious carved koa top, and wears a gloss lacquer finish. Other features include premium Fender Select Tele pickups, a compound radius fingerboard, deluxe tuners, and a sustain-enhancing stamped brass bridge plate. Also available with a carved maple top and flame maple fingerboard.
Fender American Select Telecaster Solidbody Electric Guitar Features: