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Fender American Original '70s Telecaster Custom Maple Fingerboard Mocha

   
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At the dawn of the seventies, as popular music trended towards the fatter tones of humbucking pickups into overdriven amps, Fender hired legendary humbucking pickup designer Seth Lover to create a distinctly Fender-flavored take on a higher output dual-coil pickup. The resulting Wide Range pickup used large bobbins and threaded CuNiFe rod magnets to achieve its unique and brilliant sound. The Telecaster® Custom was discontinued in 1979 and real CuNiFe-magnet pickups disappeared with them.

The American Original ‘70s Telecaster Custom features the first authentic CuNiFe magnet powered Wide Range neck pickup in over 40 years, complimented by a calibrated Tim-Shaw-designed ‘70s Telecaster single-coil bridge pickup. Controls include individual volume and tone for each pickup and an upper-bout 3-way toggle switch. Other touches include original-era body radii, vintage-style hardware - including F logo tuners and bullet truss rod adjust and a lacquer finish that lets the wood breathe naturally with resonant tone. A vintage-style hardshell case is included.

Model Name: American Original 70s Telecaster® Custom, Maple Fingerboard, Mocha
Model #: 0110182829
Series: American Original
Country Of Origin: USA
Color: Mocha
Body: Alder
Body Finish: Gloss Lacquer
Body Shape: Telecaster®
Neck Material: Maple
Neck Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
Fingerboard: Maple
Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm)
Number of Frets: 21
Frets Size: Vintage Tall
String Nut: Bone
Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)
Position Inlays: Black Dot
Truss Rods: Bullet Style
Bridge Pickup: Vintage-Style '70s Single-Coil Tele®
Neck Pickup: Tim Shaw Authentic CuNiFe Wide-Range Humbucking
Controls: Volume 1. (Bridge Pickup), Volume 2. (Neck Pickup), Tone 1. (Bridge Pickup), Tone 2. (Neck Pickup)
Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Pickup Configuration: SH
Bridge: 3-Saddle Vintage-Style Tele® with Slotted Steel Saddles
Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome
Tuning Machines: Fender® Vintage "F" Stamped
Pickguard: 3-Ply Black/White/Black
Control Knobs: Skirted Black Plastic with Numbered Indicators
Strings: Fender® USA 250R Nickel Plated Steel (.010-.046 Gauges)
Unique Features: Vintage Tint 
Dimensions: 6.40x17.40x43.90 IN
Weight: 22.50 LB
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