Fender Custom Shop 1955 Telecaster Relic Ash …

Fender Custom Shop 1955 Telecaster Relic Ash  ...Fender Custom Shop – Fender Custom Shop 1955 Telecaster Relic Ash Masterbuilt By John Cruz 2-Color Sunburst
The Fender Custom Shop 1955 Telecaster Relic Ash Electric Guitar Masterbuilt by John Cruz will please any vintage Tele fan fortunate enough to strap it on. Close inspection reveals the remarkable workmanship and relic treatment that John of Fender Custom Shop is known for. It’s available in a vintage combination of Tele specs. It has an ash body with a maple neck sporting a “U” back shape. The fingerboard is maple with 21 vintage frets and a compound radius. Chrome hardware, a vintage bridge, a single-ply pickguard and two hand-wound Tele pickups come together to produce a fantastic look and classic Tele tone. Includes case.John CruzJohn Cruz came to Fender in 1987, joined the Custom Shop in 1993 and became a Master Builder in 2003. Custom guitars are his passion, and he is the man behind several famous Custom Shop instruments, including the replica of Stevie Ray Vaughan’s famous Number One Stratocaster guitar.Cruz also built the limited-run Moto guitar and amp sets, worked on the ’49 Woody amp project and developed all production processes for the Rory Gallagher and Muddy Waters tribute guitars. Further, his meticulous work was essential to all aspects of the initial Custom Shop Relic guitars and basses, and he initiated the Custom Shops quality assurance program.Cruz has built fantastic guitars for players such as Doug Aldrich (Dio, Whitesnake), Dave Amato and Bruce Hall (REO Speedwagon), Mick Mars (Motley Crue), Richie Sambora (Bon Jovi), Bono (U2), Duff McKagan (Guns N’ Roses), Ike Turner and Brad Whitford (Aerosmith).BodyBody shape: Single cutawayBody type: Solid bodyBody material: Solid woodTop wood: Not applicableBody wood: Ash 1-pieceBody finish: Gloss NitrocelluloseOrientation: Right handedNeckNeck shape: 1954 UNeck wood: MapleJoint: Bolt-onScale length: 25.5″Truss rod: StandardNeck finish: GlossFretboardMaterial: Rosewood Dark IndianRadius: Compound 7.25″-9.5″Fret size: Medium Stew Mac VintageNumber of frets: 21Inlays: DotNut width: Not specifiedPickupsConfiguration: SSNeck: Handwound Twisted TeleMiddle: Not applicableBridge: Handwound ’51 NocasterBrand: Fender Custom shopActive or passive: PassiveSeries or parallel: Not applicablePiezo: NoActive EQ: NoSpecial electronics: NoneControlsControl layout: Master volume, tonePickup switch: 4-wayCoil tap or split: NoKill switch: NoHardwareBridge type: FixedBridge design: 3-saddle vintage-styleTailpiece: Not applicableTuning machines: Vintage-styleColor: ChromeOtherNumber of strings: 6-stringSpecial features: Relic treatmentCase: Hardshell caseAccessories: NoneCountry of origin: United States
Fender Custom Shop, Solid Body Electric Guitars 9211000927