Fender Custom Shop Limited Edition Journeyman Relic '57 Esquire, Rosewood Fingerboard, Wide-Fade Chocolate 2-Color Sunburst
Journeyman Relic Lacquer Finish; Closet Classic Hardware; 2-Piece Select Ash Body; Quartersawn Rosewood Neck with 1957 "V" Back-Shape; Round-Lam Rosewood Fingerboard with 9.5" Radius; 21 #6105 Frets; Hand-Wound '58 Pickup; 3 Way Switch; Full Throttle Esquire Wiring; Single-Ply Parchment Pickguard; '55-'57 Tele Bridge with Steel Saddles; Vintage-Style Tuning Machines with Fender Logo; Bone Nut; Round String Tree; Deluxe Hardshell Case; Strap; Tele Conversion Kit; Certificate of Authenticity.
Big and warm-sounding, yet retaining authentic Telecaster ‘honk’, the Limited Edition Journeyman Relic ’57 Esquire—Wide-Fade Chocolate 2-Color Sunburst is a hot-rodded version of this classic ‘secret weapon’ guitar. Celebrating the Fender Custom Shop’s 30th anniversary in style, this guitar is for players who aren’t afraid to reach out and bend the fundamental forces of the universe to their will.
The hand-wound Custom Shop ’58 Tele bridge pickup is connected via Full Throttle Tele wiring, offering a variety of explosive tonal options. In Position One, the pickup is wired straight to the output jack—turbo-charging your sound—while Position Two adds the volume control to the circuit and Position Three offers the traditional volume/tone control scheme. The elegant rosewood neck slightly tempers the traditional Tele twang, adding sultry overtones to its sound.
Other features include a lightweight two-piece select ash body, rosewood neck with ’57 “Soft V”-shaped profile, 9.5”-radius round-lam rosewood fingerboard, 21 6105 frets, ’55-’57 Tele bridge with steel saddles, vintage-style tuning machines with Fender logo, four-bolt neckplate and bone nut. Includes deluxe hardshell case, strap, Tele wiring conversion kit and Certificate of Authenticity.
|Pick Up(s)||Fender '58|
|Pick Up Type||Passive|
|Number of Strings||6 String|
|Manufactures Model Number||1545692803|
|Series Level||Custom Shop|
|Controls||1 Volume, 1 Tone, 3-way toggle switch|
|Brand||Fender Custom Shop|