Limited Edition '72 Tele® Thinline Relic®


Model #: 9235001191
Limited Edition '72 Telecaster® Thinline, Rosewood Fingerboard, Aged Blue Flower, Relic®

More about Limited Edition '72 Tele® Thinline Relic®

1972 saw the introduction of a new Telecaster® Thinline model that took Fender’s venerable workhorse guitar into bold new territory in both sound and style. Most prominently, two big new high-output humbucking pickups designed by famed pickup maker Seth Lover were housed in a curvaceous new pickguard, below which was mounted a new six-saddle Stratocaster® bridge.

The Limited Edition ’72 Tele® Thinline honors that year’s model, featuring a hollow two-piece select ash body with f-hole and Relic lacquer finish. The AA quartersawn flame maple neck has a ’60s-style “oval-C” profile, topped by a 9.5”-radius roud-lame maple fingerboard with 21 narrow tall frets.

The pickups are wound to the original spec, with 12 adjustable “cunife” (copper-nickel-iron) magnets—just like the originals—for hum-canceling high output grit. Other features include aged pearloid pickguard, three-way blade pickup switch, hardtail Strat bridge, Schaller® “F” tuners, bone nut, and “wing” string trees. Includes deluxe hardshell case, strap and certificate of authenticity.

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Specs

General

General
Model Name: Limited Edition '72 Telecaster® Thinline, Rosewood Fingerboard, Aged Blue Flower, Relic®
Model Number: 9235001191
Series: Limited Edition
Color: Aged Blue Flower

Body

Body
Body Shape: Telecaster®
Body Material: 2-Piece Select Ash
Body Finish: Relic® Nitrocellulose Lacquer

Neck

Neck
Neck Material: AA Flame Quartersawn Maple
Neck Shape: 60s Oval "C"
Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm)
Number of Frets: 21
Fret Size: Narrow Tall
String Nut: Bone
Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)
Neck Finish: Lite Tint Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Fingerboard: Round-Laminated Rosewood
Position Inlays: Mother of Pearl Dot - 7mm

Electronics

Electronics
Bridge Pickup: Wide-Range CuNiFe Humbucking
Neck Pickup: Wide-Range CuNiFe Humbucking
Controls: Master Volume, Master Tone
Pickup Switching: 3-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Pickup Configuration: SS

Hardware

Hardware
Bridge: Custom Shop Vintage Synchronized Tremolo
Tuning Machines: Schaller® "F"
Orientation: Right-Hand
Hardware Finish: Chrome
Pickguard: 3-Ply Parchment
Control Knobs: Knurled Dome
Switch Tips: Top Hat Style

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous
Strings: Nickel Plated Steel (.010-.046 Gauges)