Fender Custom Shop 1951 Heavy Relic HS Telecaster

R 59,995 inc. VAT

SKU: 923-5000-648 Categories: ,

Fender Custom Shop 1951 Heavy Relic HS Telecaster

Model number: 923-5000-648

An authentic evocation of Fender’s first workhorse guitar.

Imagine a solidbody electric guitar with all the comfort of a great broken-in vintage instrument, but with modern appointments aimed at giving you the best possible playing experience. That’s what you get with the Fender Custom Shop Limited Edition 1951 Heavy Relic HS Telecaster. Handcrafted by Fender’s elite Custom Shop luthiers, this axe is equipped with a neck humbucker and hand-wound single-coil Tele bridge pickup that deliver a humongous range of incredible tone. At Sweetwater, we’ve been fans of the Fender Custom Shop for quite a while. Fender’s elite luthiers produce outstanding instruments with premium features and appointments. Judging from how incredible this ’51 Heavy Relic Tele plays and sounds, we’ll be fans for a long time to come. And so will you.


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  • Body Type:Solidbody
  • Body Shape:1951 Relic Telecaster
  • Left-/Right-handed:Right-handed
  • Number of Strings:6
  • Body Material:2-piece Ash
  • Body Finish:Nitrocellulose Lacquer, Heavy Relic
  • Color:Faded/Aged Nocaster Blonde
  • Neck Material:AA Quartersawn Flamed Maple
  • Neck Shape:’57 Soft V
  • Radius:9.5″
  • Fingerboard Material:AA Quartersawn Flamed Maple
  • Fingerboard Inlay:Dots
  • Number of Frets:21
  • Scale Length:25.5″
  • Nut Width:1.650″
  • Nut Material:Bone
  • Bridge/Tailpiece:Custom Nocaster
  • Tuners:Fender Vintage
  • Neck Pickup:Seymour Duncan SH-55 Seth Lover Humbucker
  • Bridge Pickup:Hand-wound Crushed Blackguard Tele Single-coil
  • Controls:1 x master volume, 1 x master tone, 3-way blade pickup switch


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