Fender American Special Telecaster (3-tone sunburst) 2008



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The American Special Telecaster puts U.S-made Fender quality into the hands of players at any level. For the guitarist who wants a combination of timeless Fender style and contemporary features, this guitar delivers traditional Tele® design with some extra elements for modern tone and performance, including dual Texas Special™ pickups and special circuitry, modern neck profile and fingerboard radius, and more. Great sounding, great looking and feeling, and made in the United States.


Condition:  Near Mint
Body:  Alder
Body Finish:  Gloss Urethane
Body Shape:  Telecaster
Bridge:  3-Saddle Vintage-Style Strings-Through-Body Tele with Brass Barrel Saddles
Bridge Pickup:  Custom Shop Texas Special™ Single-Coil Tele
Color:  3-Color Sunburst
Configuration:  SS
Control Knobs:  Knurled Dome
Controls:  Master Volume, Master Tone
Country Of Origin:  US
Fingerboard:  Maple
Fingerboard Radius:  9.5″ (241 mm)
Fret Size:  Jumbo
Hardware Finish:  Chrome
Model Name:  American Special Telecaster, Maple Fingerboard, 3-Color Sunburst
Neck Finish:  Satin Urethane
Neck Material:  Maple
Neck Pickup:  Custom Shop Texas Special™ Single-Coil Tele®
Neck Shape:  Modern “C”
Number of Frets:  22
Nut Material:  Synthetic Bone
Nut Width:  1.685″ (42.8 mm)
Pickguard:  3-Ply Black
Pickup Configuration:  SS
Pickup Switching:  3-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Position Inlays:  Black Dot
Refinement Neck Material:  Maple
Refinement Neck Shape:  C Shape
Refinement Pickups:  Custom Shop
Scale Length:  25.5″ (64.77 cm)
Series:  American Special
Special Electronics:  Greasebucket™ Tone Circuit (Rolls off Highs Without Adding Bass)
String Nut:  Synthetic Bone
Truss Rod Wrench:  1/8″ Hex (Allen)
Truss Rods:  Standard
Tuning Machines:  Standard Cast/Sealed