Fender 72 Telecaster Custom, 3 Color Sunburst, Pau Ferro
The Fender 72 Telecaster Custom brings back the spirit of modded Tele's from the early '70s.
- Maple neck with 'C' profile, 'bullet' truss rod, three-bolt neck plate and Micro-Tilt™
- 7.25 inch-radius maple or rosewood fingerboard with 21 vintage-style frets
- Fender Wide Range humbucking neck pickup
- Single-coil Telecaster bridge pickup
- Three-way toggle pickup switch on upper shoulder
- Four skirted amp control knobs (volume and tone for each pickup)
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Adventurous guitarists started hot-rodding their Telecasters in the late '60s and early '70s with big-sounding humbucking neck pickups that lent new style and swagger to rock music. The Classic Series '72 Telecaster Custom brings it all back as an authentic evocation of its early-'70s ancestor, including the distinctive Fender Wide Range humbucking neck pickup, a large pickguard, cool skirted amp control knobs and more. A favourite of players from '70s rock to modern U.K. alt-rock and much more.
Wide Range Humbucking Pickup
The Modern Wide Range humbucking pickups on this guitar expertly evoke the look of the famous Fender pickup design of the early 1970s, as used on original-era Telecaster Thinline, Telecaster Custom and Telecaster Deluxe models.
Three-Saddle American Vintage Telecaster Bridge
With authentic design and performance that evokes the Telecasters of the 1950s, '60s and '70s, this model features an American Vintage telecaster bridge with three saddles.
'70s-Style 'F' Tuners
This specialised '72 Telecaster model features the nicely authentic touch of sealed tuners stamped with the stylised capital 'F' from the classic Fender script logo.
Fender 72 Telecaster Custom Specifications
Body Material: Alder
Body Finish: Polyester
Body Shape: Telecaster®
Neck Material: Maple
Neck Finish: Gloss Urethane
Neck Shape: 'C' Shape
Scale Length: 25.5 inch (648 mm)
Fingerboard Material: Pau Ferro
Fingerboard Radius: 7.25 inch (184.1 mm)
Number of Frets: 21
Fret Size: Vintage-Style
Nut Material: Synthetic Bone
Nut Width: 1.650 inch (42 mm)
Position Inlays: Black Dots
Truss Rod: Bullet Style
Bridge Pickup: Standard Single-Coil Tele
Neck Pickup: Fender 'Wide Range' Humbucking
Controls: Master Volume, Master Tone
Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Bridge: 3-Saddle American Vintage Strings-Through-Body Tele with Chrome Barrel Saddles
Hardware Finish: Chrome
Tuning Machines: Fender Vintage 'F' Stamped
Pickguard: 3-Ply Black
Control Knobs: Skirted Amp Knobs
Switch Tip: Aged White
Neck Plate: 3-Bolt 'F' Stamped with Micro-Tilt™
Strings: Fender® USA 250L, NPS (.009-.042 Gauges)
Other Features: 3-Bolt Neck Plate with Micro-Tilt™: Adjustment, 'Bullet' Truss Rod Nut, Black Dot Position Inlays, Synthetic Bone Nut
Included Accessories: Deluxe Gig Bag
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