Fender Custom Shop Artisan Korina Tele, Aged Natural

Availability: Sorry, this item is out of stock.


$ 4,750.00 


Get your Fender Custom Shop Guitar from Humbucker Music, with over 100 Fender Custom Shop guitars for sale at all times

New for 2023, the Fender Custom Shop introduces the Artisan Korina Tele, which features a beautifully crafted thinline body fashioned from select Korina. This light and fine-grained west African mahogany has exquisite looks and tonal qualities similar to western mahogany varieties, delivering warm, bass-friendly tone and sweetly responsive midrange. These qualities in turn complement the open, resonant tone of the two-piece semi-hollow body, which features a single f-hole and a sumptuous Aged Natural NOS lacquer finish.

Its quartersawn maple neck has a comfortable ’60-style Oval “C” profile and is roasted for even more beauty and stability, topped by a compound-radius (9.5”-12”) round-lam rosewood fingerboard with 21 jumbo (6100) frets and a bone nut. The Custom Shop hand-wound ’50/’51 Blackguard bridge pickup is a faithful recreation of the earliest Blackguard Telecaster pickup, with extra-large alnico 3 magnets wrapped with thinner wire to produce that sweet early-’50s Tele tone—perfectly balanced with versatility of the Custom Shop P90 neck pickup.

Other premium features include “Dual-Stack” HS Tele wiring, three-way pickup switch, single-ply brown shell pickguard, ’58-’63 Tele bridge with Custom Shop RSD (Research Special Design) compensated brass saddles, vintage-style tuners, wing string tree, deluxe hardshell case, strap and certificate of authenticity.

Serial #: CZ566309
Weight: 6 lbs 5 oz

NOS Lacquer Finish
2-Piece Select Korina Thinline Body with F-Hole
Roasted Quartersawn Maple Neck with Round-Lam Rosewood Fingerboard
'60 Style Oval "C" Back-Shape ( .790" - .930" )
9.5" to 12" Compound Radius
21 Jumbo (6100) Frets
Custom Shop Hand-Wound '50/'51 Blackguard (Bridge)
Custom Shop P90 (Neck) Pickup
Dual Stack HS Tele Wiring, 3-Way Switch
Single-Ply Brown Shell Pickguard
'58-'63 Tele Bridge with RSD Compensated Brass Saddles
Vintage-Style Tuning Machines With Fender Logo
Bone Nut
Wing String Tree
Deluxe Hardshell Case; Strap; Certificate of Authenticity