$485 — $740; In early 1951, Fender renamed its only production solid-body guitar the Telecaster, replacing the short-lived Broadcaster moniker used in late 1950. It is the second of two Teles introduced in this renewed American Standard Series. 2003 Fender Guitars and Basses; 2011 Owner's Manual for Fender Guitars; 2013 Fender Electric Guitars Owner's Manual; American Standard Series Guitars (1987) Standard Series Guitars (1983) Stratocaster: 25th Anniversary Stratocaster (1979) 1954 Limited Edition Stratocaster (Catalog Copy, 1994) 2014 American Deluxe Strat Plus Tutorial The Telecaster, by nature, was - and remains - the Fender workhorse, and in comparison to the American Standard Strat, it seems almost primitive. Reverb Estimated Used Price Range. So what's the difference between guitars from Corona, CA and Some scuffs and nicks due to age. Memphis, TN, United States. 9.5" (24.1 cm) (fretboard radius), Chrome (hardware), Molded rectangular SKB case, Cable, Strap, Polishing Cloth (included accessories), Maple (neck material), 4-Bolt Neck Plate with Micro-Tilt (neck plate), Modern "C" Shape (neck shape), S/S (pickup configuration), Polishing Cloth Included (polishing cloth), No-Load Tone Control (special electronics), Synthetic Bone (string nut), Fender USA 250L, NPS, … Message Seller. 42. The American Original ‘60s Telecaster combines period-accurate sound and style from this electrifying decade with modern, fast-playing feel and pickup switching. Good. Payment & Returns. The Custom Shop Broadcaster and Custom Shop Twisted-Tele single coils occupy the bridge and neck positions, respectively. Pickups: same | Series Body Style: same | Bridge: same, 3-Color Sunburst, Black, Candy Cola, Jade Pearl Metallic, Natural, Crimson Red Transparent, Color Sunburst, Color Sunburst, Black, Candy Cola, Jade Pearl Metallic, Natural, Crimson Red Transparent, American Standard Bent Steel Saddles and Stamped Brass Plate. Roadhouse Strat - Hot Rodded American Standard Series ... American Stratocaster - American Series (6/2000-2007) Sub-Sonic - American Special Series (6/2000-12/2000) Designer Edition American Deluxe Stratocaster - FSR, Limited Ed. 50+ Joined Reverb. Local music shops & gear makers are open online and ready to ship your dream gear. In 1960, we offered rosewood as the standard fingerboard wood and launched the Telecaster Custom, an elegant model with a double-bound body and 3-ply pickguard. Fender 2012 American Standard Telecaster Left Handed comes with the same exact specs as it`s right-handed sibling. Fender American Standard Telecaster 2000-2007. About This Listing. Following its success, Fender created the first mass-produced electric bass, the Precision Bass (P-Bass). The Fender Standard Telecaster is based on one of the most popular guitar models of all time. American Standards got a tweak/update in March 2012 when they switched the pickups to the Fender CS Twisted Tele/Broadcaster set and the body got a back contour added; American Professionals replaced the American Standards in December 2016 - revised neck shape, new pickups, a new vintage-looking 3 saddle bridge, and the back contour was removed The standard no-frills Telecaster, however, has stayed largely the same, strutting two single-coil pickups, a slab body of Ash (or later Alder), and an unmistakable twang that helped shape the sound of country and rock music. Oops, looks like you forgot something. Sales. Your purchases also help protect forests, including trees traditionally used to make instruments. 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. Your purchases help youth music programs get the gear they need to make music. Five-Screw Mounted Brass Bridge Plate for Sonic Stability, Loaded with Improved Bent Steel Saddles with Elongated String Slots, for Increased Resonance and Sustain, Thinner Undercoat Finish for Improved Body Resonance, Tinted Neck, Body Contour, 9.5" (24.1 cm) (fretboard radius), Chrome (hardware), Molded rectangular SKB case, Cable, Strap, Polishing Cloth (included accessories), Maple (neck material), 4-Bolt Neck Plate with Micro-Tilt (neck plate), Modern "C" Shape (neck shape), S/S (pickup configuration), Polishing Cloth Included (polishing cloth), No-Load Tone Control (special electronics), Synthetic Bone (string nut), Fender USA 250L, NPS, (.009-.042 Gauges) (strings), All contents and images on this site are copyright protected by their respective owners. By clicking Subscribe, I agree to the processing of my data in order to receive emails. From the garage to the club to the stadium, the American Standard Telecaster is the same great best-selling go-to guitar it always has been, and now it´s upgraded with a comfortable new body contour and classic-sounding Fender Custom Shop Twisted Tele (neck) and Broadcaster (bridge) pickups. 2004 American tele with ash body, sounds and play fantastic. Please check the fields highlighted in red. Starting in 1988, the main American-made Telecaster was renamed the American Standard Telecaster to avoid confusion with those built in Japan and Mexico.Years of Production: 1951 - presentBody Style: Single cutaway solid-bodyWood Composition: Alder body, Maple neck, Rosewood fingerboardDesign Elements: Two single-coil pickups, white pickguard, volume and tone controls, 25 1/2-inch scale lengthNotable Tele Players: Keith Richards, Merle Haggard, Johnny Greenwood, James Burton. The rosewood 'board offers a less slinky feel and although the dimensions are virtually identical (43.7mm at the nut, 21.8mm deep at the first fret, 22mm at the 12th), it does feel just slightly bigger in the hand. Shipped From. The 6 saddles are STEEL like the original Strats, the neck is 9.5 radius , thinner C rather than more chunky, the neck thickness at first fret to back of neck .82, this is fairly consistent up and down the neck, nut width is 1.65, fret heights are around 042/043 … Find everything you need to make music. With the Telecaster and Precision Bass on the market for some time, Leo Fender was able to incorporate input from working musicians into the Stratocaster’s design. Evoke the Tones of the Early Days As Heard on Fender® American Vintage Telecaster® guitars Original Vintage Fender Tele® pickups provide extremely accurate 1950s Tele twang, with the classic warmth and edge that players have prized in the Telecaster for more than 60 years. Sell one like this. Fender American Standard Telecaster 2007 Sunburst. In early 1951, Fender renamed its only production solid-body guitar the Telecaster, replacing the short-lived Broadcaster moniker used in late 1950. Introduced at Summer NAMM of 2000, Fender's newly-minted American Series Stratocasters saw numerous minor changes to the American Standard Strat's platform. 2016. In 1954, Fender unveiled the Stratocaster (“Strat”) guitar. https://reverb.com/p/fender-american-series-telecaster-2000-2007 Pedal Boutique. Like most long-lasting guitar models, the Tele has seen its share of variations and specialty models come off the line since the early '50s.