Japanese made reissues of vintage Fender instruments have long been lauded as some of the highest quality and most vintage spec'd guitars you can buy outside of the Fender Custom Shop. As with many rarer vintage Fender guitars, players have turned to Japanese made Fender guitars to get period correct vintage spec instruments due to their craftsmanship and amazing value for money.
This Fender Japan TL62 is a faithful reissue of an early 60's Fender Telecaster, with an authentic vintage tone and dark slab rosewood fingerboard. Featuring a pencil neck date of 1991, this '62 reissue features vintage correct 60's 'C' shape neck profile and 7.25" radius with vintage sized frets for a true vintage feel. The pickups are are vintage voiced, Japanese made single coils with plenty of classic Fender twang and chime. As with all Fender Japan models, this guitar is finished exceptionally, with a Natural finish that is fairly uncommon on these '62 reissue models and certainly shows off the grain of the wood. This guitar also features period correct Kluson style tuners and a three saddle threaded string through body bridge.
Condition / Originality:
This guitar is in very good condition and shows a small amount of cosmetic wear to the finish. It is internally original and in overall great shape. The frets are in good condition and have plenty of life in them. This guitar also includes a gig bag.