Custom 50’s Telecaster

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I’ve had this neck since 1982 & had her refretted with chunky frets by Phil Boot in the early 90’s. I was treated to a 4A Alder body this Christmas so decided it was time for a build.

Parts list:

  • Alder 1-piece guitar body blank Cut to “Telecaster” size spalted 4-A
  • HAND WIRED CONTROL PLATE  [Sprague Orange Drop .047mf,CTS VINTAGE 450 SERIES 250k]
  • Fender Ashtray Style Bridge, 3 Brass Saddle in Chrome
  • Electrosocket Jack Plate & Socket Assembly for Telecaster [Chrome]
  • Pick Up Set from 1994 USA Telecaster
  • SLOTTED BONE NUT Flat Base for Strat /Tele – 42mm – White
  • 4-40 6-32 8-32 UNC A2 Stainless Socket Grub Screws – Allen Bolts – 10 Pack [6-32 x 1/4″ UNC]

For more pictures of the build project, Click Here

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