New for 2012 – the Fender 51 Custom Shop Nocaster Relic – a faithful recreation of the 1951 guitar with no name. Fender’s Custom Shop in Corona, California are known worldwide for building custom instruments from the ground up or modifying an existing one. The Fender 51 Custom Shop Nocaster Relic has relic simulated aging, giving it a broken-in, battered road-axe feel. This is a very cool looking guitar with classic vintage tones. Plenty of twang for the country player and enough bite for rock and blues.
In the beginning the Telecaster was first named the “Broadcaster,” but Fender had to remove the logo because of a conflict with Gretsch’s “BroadKaster”. So collectors dubbed it the “Nocaster.”
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