Fender Standard Telecaster Ash 2004 Natural

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  • $395$570

In early 1951, Fender renamed its only production solid-body guitar the Telecaster, replacing the short-lived Broadcaster moniker used in late 1950. The Telecaster quickly became the guitar of its age, propelling the status of the solid-body electric guitar from novelty to the defining instrument of popular music. Starting in 1990, Fender began producing a regular production Telecaster in Mexico dubbed the Standard Telecaster. While most Standards are made from Alder or Poplar, some Natural editions use an Ash body.

Years of Production: 
1990 - present

Body Style: Single cutaway solid-body

Wood Composition: Ash, Maple neck, Maple fingerboard

Design Elements:  Two single-coil pickups, white pickguard, volume and tone controls, 25 1/2-inch scale length

Notable Tele Players: Keith Richards, Merle Haggard, Johnny Greenwood, James Burton  


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