Fender Custom Shop 1955 Telecaster Journeyman Relic, Aged White Blonde
25.5" scale with vintage style hardware Fender Custom Shop 1955 Telecaster Journeyman Relic in Aged White Blonde. Features include two-piece select ash body with heavy checked nitrocellulose lacquer finish, and the tinted one-piece rift-sawn maple neck features a chunky ’54 “U” profile, topped by a 9.5”-radius fingerboard with 21 narrow tall frets. Period-correct hand-wound ’55/’56 pickups are paired with a three-way switch and Fat ’50s Tele wiring for strong tone with transparent bloom.
The 1955 Telecaster, also known as the “white guard” Tele is an all-time classic with features including a single-ply white pickguard, translucent white blonde finish, smooth barrel steel bridge saddles, staggered bridge pickup pole pieces and a chunky neck profile.
Other features include a single-ply parchment pickguard, ’55 Tele bridge with smooth barrel steel saddles, vintage-style tuning machines, bone nut and disk string tree. Also includes deluxe hardshell case, strap and certificate of authenticity.
Weight: 7lbs 3.5oz
Model Name: 1955 Telecaster® Journeyman Relic®, Maple Fingerboard, Aged White Blonde
Model Number: 9235001430
Series: Time Machine™
Body Material: 2-Piece Select Ash
Body Finish: Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Neck Material: Rift Sawn Maple
Neck Shape: 1954 "U"
Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm)
Number of Frets: 21 Narrow Tall
String Nut: Bone
Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)
Truss Rod Nut: Vintage-Style Slotted
Neck Plate: 4-Bolt with Custom Shop "V" Logo
Neck Finish: Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Pickup Set: Custom Shop Hand-Wound '55/'56 Single-Coil Tele®
Bridge: 3-Saddle Vintage Style Tele® with Barrel Steel Saddles
Tuning Machines: Vintage-Style
Pickguard: 1-Ply Parchment
Control Knobs: Knurled Chrome
Switch Tips: Top Hat Style, Black
Strings: Nickel Plated Steel (.010-.046 Gauges)
Included Accessories: Deluxe Hardshell Case, Strap and Certificate of Authenticity.