Fender American Elite Telecaster Thinline with Maple Fingerboard - Champagne

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Fender

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  • Infusing the esteemed semi-hollow design with Fender’s latest innovations, the American Elite Telecaster Thinline is for the 21st-century guitarist who embraces innovation in both instrument design and their own playing. Genuine and amazingly flexible Thinline tone, their latest technologies and classic Fender style work in harmony to create an easy-playing instrument you won’t want to put down.

    The foundation of the American Elite Series sound, the new fourth generation Noiseless pickups, combine authentic, vintage-style sound with hum-free performance. The pinnacle of Fender’s noiseless pickup designs, they generate glistening cleans and fat, overdriven tones that scream with pure rock ‘n’ roll power. The new Elite Suspension Bridge with three intonatable brass saddles is a unique design engineered specifically for the Thinline Telecaster—a screwless mount increases the vibration transfer, driving the top for nearly endless sustain and lively response. Engineered for fast playing and effortless position changes, the compound profile neck with a 9.5”-14” compound radius fingerboard is ideal for all playing styles. A modern “C”-shape at the nut, the profile morphs along the length of the neck to a modern “D”-shaped profile at the updated neck heel, providing plenty of comfortable support for fret hand antics. New locking short-post tuning machines provide increased break angle at the synthetic bone nut for buzz-free performances. The truss rod wheel is positioned at the butt end of the neck for easy accessibility when adjusting neck relief.

    Fender is renowned for head-turning style, and this guitar is no different—from the lightweight, highly resonant Thinline semi-hollowbody design to the black chrome headstock logo and large pearloid fret markers this instrument will dazzle the audience with elegant style. The American Elite Telecaster is a bold new addition to the Fender family tree, a top-notch performer that can handle whatever music you might you throw at it. Includes a redesigned Elite Molded Case with TSA locks to provide increased protection for your cherished instrument.

    Features

    • Body: Semi-Hollow Ash
    • Body Finish: Gloss Polyurethane
    • Body Shape: Telecaster
    • Neck Material: Maple
    • Neck Finish: Satin Urethane Finish on Back of Neck with Gloss Urethane Headstock face
    • Neck Shape: Compound Back Shape, Modern "C" to "D"
    • Scale Length: 25.5" (648mm)
    • Fingerboard: Maple
    • Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" to 14" Compound Radius (241 mm-355.6 mm)
    • Number of Frets: 22
    • Fret Size: Medium Jumbo
    • String Nut: Bone
    • Nut Width: 1.685" (42.8 mm)
    • Position Inlays: Large Black Pearloid Dots
    • Truss Rods: Dual-Action
    • Bridge Pickup: New 4th Generation Noiseless
    • Controls: Master Volume (with S-1™ Switch) Master No-Load Tone
    • Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
    • Pickup Configuration: SS
    • Bridge: New Elite Suspension Bridge
    • Hardware Finish: Chrome
    • Tuning Machines: Deluxe Cast/Sealed Locking (all short posts)
    • Pickguard: 4-Ply Aged White
    • Control Knobs: Knurled Flat-Top
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    Starting Dec 7th through December 23rd, any new item (other than as noted on our full Return Policy) purchased from Bananas at Large may be returned within 14 days of the invoice date for a full refund, 30 days exchange or credit. All Pre-Owned Products may be returned in 48 hours. All Clearance, “additional mark down”, additionally discounted, “blow out”, “door buster” or otherwise identified as on sale are all sales final.

    For online orders, the above return policy begins on the day the items were delivered. We must receive an active tracking number within the specified time.

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    With each WarrantyLife purchase comes a free online warranty account, where you can track the warranty coverage, review Terms and Conditions and gain access to claim information should you need it. Something not offered by other warranty companies.

    What's Covered?

    • Power surges
    • Mechanical or electrical failures, including those due to normal wear and tear
    • Defects in materials and workmanship
    • Internal heat, dust and humidity

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