Fender Custom Shop 1959 Heavy Relic Esquire, Three-Tone Sunburst
For 30 years the extraordinarily talented luthiers at the Fender Custom Shop have been providing today's most illustrious guitar players with their dream instruments.
Taking you back to the exciting period when Rock n' Roll was king, this 1959 Heavy Relic Esquire combines the sound and style of the past with modern features and playability. The lightweight two-piece ash body sports a heavily aged nitrocellulose lacquer finish.
A hand-wound Custom Shop, single-coil bridge pickup provides the classic fat Esquire tone. Featuring staggered, bevelled pole-pieces, you'll hear a balanced tone and volume from string to string. The three poistion pickup selector allows the player to choose between "neck" (tone control off), middle (tone knob intact), or bridge, (tone control hard-wired on).
Other exciting features include a dark-tinted quartersawn maple neck with “C”-shaped profile, 7.25”-radius maple fingerboard, 21 Vintage upgraded frets, single-ply parchment relic'd pickguard, ‘59 Esquire top-loading bridge with threaded stainless saddles, vintage-style tuning machines with Fender logo, bone nut and butterfly string tree.
Includes a deluxe hardshell case, strap and Certificate of Authenticity.
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