Fender American Special Tele RW 3CSB

Electric Guitar

  • Body: Alder
  • Neck: Maple
  • Neck profile: Modern C
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Radius: 241 mm (9.5")
  • 22 Jumbo frets
  • Synthetic bone nut: 42.8 mm
  • Scale: 648 mm
  • Pickups: 2 Texas special single coils
  • 3-Way switch
  • 1x Master volume
  • 1x Greasebucket tone circuit
  • Vintage bridge with 3 brass saddles and string-through body
  • Colour: 2 Colour Sunburst
  • Incl. gigbag
  • Original strings: Fender 250L NPS .009 - .042 (Article Nr 133191)

Further information

Colour Sunburst
Pickups SS
Fretboard Rosewood
Tremolo None
Body Alder
Top None
Neck Maple
Frets 22
Scale 648 mm
Incl. Case No
Incl. Bag Yes
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Why did I wait so long?

Blueso, 28.07.2018
I've been playing strats for nearly 30, but recently I inexplicably started hankering after a tele. Having reviewed all the available options, I eventually settled on the basic american special.

Why did I wait so long?! I love this guitar! I've found it to be more versatile than my strats, and it's even brought some pedals to life that never quite worked with the strat.

Build quality is fantastic, as you'd expect from an American Fender, and it looks beautiful in cherry sunburst.

It's a simple beast with no bells and whistles, but that's exactly what I was after.

I have a number of strats, including a vintage 1961, an early 90s Strat Plus Deluxe, and a fully customised MIM.

I've barely picked them up since I bought this...

A classic, I'd recommend it to anyone, beginner to pro.
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Electric Guitar Body: Alder, Neck: Maple, Neck profile: Modern C, Fretboard: Rosewood, Radius: 241 mm (9.5"), 22 Jumbo frets, Synthetic bone nut: 42.8 mm, Scale: 648 mm, Pickups: 2 Texas special...

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  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Tremolo: None
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  • Top: None
  • Neck: Maple
  • Frets: 22
  • Scale: 648 mm
  • Incl. Case: No
  • Incl. Bag: Yes
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  • Frets: 22
  • Scale: 648 mm
  • Incl. Case: No
  • Incl. Bag: Yes
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  • Frets: 22
  • Scale: 648 mm
  • Incl. Case: No
  • Incl. Bag: Yes
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Electric Guitar Body: Alder, Neck: Maple, Neck profile: Modern C, Fretboard: Maple, Neck radius: 9.5" (241 mm), 22 Jumbo frets, Synthetic bone nut, Nut width: 42.8 mm, Scale: 648 mm, Pickups: 2...

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  • Pickups: SS
  • Fretboard: Maple
  • Tremolo: None
  • Body: Alder
  • Top: None
  • Neck: Maple
  • Frets: 22
  • Scale: 648 mm
  • Incl. Case: No
  • Incl. Bag: Yes
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