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T & T Customs Custom Telecaster 2018 Red/White/Blue "Buck Fever"Buck Owens Tribute

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$1,999
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Tony Brown Guitars & Gear
Bakersfield, CA, United States
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About This Listing

Introducing T & T Customs "Buck Fever", made in Bakersfield California. This is the fourth of my custom builds to be offered for public purchase.

The music heritage of this great city is indisputable, and for all practical purposes Bakersfield and Buck Owens (among others) put the "Telecaster" on the map.

This is my attempt to pay homage to those greats who came before me.

With the world famous Bakersfield arch engraved with "Buck Fever" on the back, this Telecaster is dripping with twang and mojo.

Why buy a boring, stiff Tele when you can have one like no other?

I'm breaking into the over saturated boutique market I know, but my only competition is myself. I don't build a ton of guitars, only a few, and I do it one at a time giving each one its own distinct personality, and top notch sound and playability.

Here is the build sheet on this guitar.  

T & T Customs

“Buck Fever” serial number #USA-TNT18000006

Model- Custom Telecaster

Body:
Two piece USACG Telecaster specs.
Solid Mahagony.
Custom hand aged.
Hand finished stain, Shellac (Royal Lac) finish. Water, heat, alcohol resistant.
Custom hand engraving on back.

Neck:
Two piece premium USACG roasted maple.
25.5 in scale. 1-11/16
Bone nut flat bottom slot.
Texas Blues contour 9.5-12 compound radius
21 (6230) frets.
 MOP markers side/face
Rolled edges.
Ebony Fingerboard
Heel adjust.
Vintage Kluson Deluxe, hand aged tuners.
Hand finished with three coats of Tru Oil, and three coats of Royal Lac.

Pickups:
RC components “Black Ties”, aged nickel.
Based on early 1950’s Broadcaster pickups.
Alnico 3 magnets hand wound with 43 gauge magnet wire, (Bridge 9.0k)
Alnico 5 magnets hand wound with 43 gauge magnet wire (neck 7.7k)
RW/RP hum canceling in the middle position.

Controls:
Master volume- Emerson 250k hand wired noiseless precision pot.
Master tone- Emerson 250k hand wired noiseless precision pot.
Original vintage paper in oil can capacitor, metered and matched for even taper
Control plate- vintage nickel hand aged.
Knobs- Walla Walla Guitar Winchester 12 guage shotgun shells "Buckshot"

Pickup Switching:
Switchcraft 3 position patented switching.
1 bridge, 2 bridge/neck, 3 neck.

Bridge:
Callaham-3 brass saddle hand aged nickel finish.

Pickguard:
None-neck pickup ring hand aged.

Strap pins:
Grover quick release.

Weight:
7.4 lbs.

Includes Hard shell case (not necassarily one pictured).

International buyers need to contact me prior to final purchase to finalize shipping quote. Quote listed is estimate only.

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