Fender Vintage Hot Rod 60s Telecaster

By November 23, 20132013, New Release
Fender Vintage Hot Rod 60s Telecaster Olympic White

Fender introduces revamped Vintage Hot Rod series. Fender’s Vintage Hot Rod ’60s Telecaster is a three-pickup beauty that gives you the best tone, style and performance of both eras — authentically vintage-style design touches straight from the 1960s and hot-rodded modern mods ideal for today’s players. Premium features include an alder body; maple neck with “D”-shaped profile, vintage-style heel-end truss rod adjustment and satin finish; and a compound-radius (7.25”-12”) rosewood fingerboard with 21 6105 narrow jumbo frets.

Fender Vintage Hot Rod 60s Telecaster 3 Color Sunburst

Fender Vintage Hot Rod 60s Telecaster Olympic White

The triple-threat pickup configuration includes a single-coil Twisted Tele® neck pickup, Texas Special™ Stratocaster® middle pickup and single-coil Broadcaster bridge pickup. In addition to the five-way blade pickup switch with “top hat” tip, an S-1™ switch adds the bridge pickup to pickup switch positions 3, 4 and 5.

Fender Vintage Hot Rod 60’s Telecaster features:

  • Series: Vintage Hot Rod
  • Body Material: Alder
  • Body Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
  • Neck Material: Maple
  • Neck Finish: Satin Nitrocellulose Lacquer Finish with Gloss Headstock Face
  • Neck Shape: “D” Shape
  • Scale Length: 25.5″ (64.8 cm)
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Fingerboard Radius: 7.25″ to 12″ Compund Radius (184 mm to 305 mm)
  • Number of Frets: 21
  • Fret Size: Narrow Jumbo
  • String Nut: Bone
  • Nut Width: 1.650″ (42 mm)
  • Position Inlays: Oversized White Pearloid Dots
  • Bridge Pickup: Custom Shop Single-Coil Broadcaster
  • Middle Pickup: Texas Special™ Single-Coil Strat
  • Neck Pickup: Custom Shop “Twisted” Single-Coil Tele
  • Controls: Master Volume (S-1™ Switch), Master Tone
  • Pickup Configuration: SSS
  • Pickup Switching: Pickup Switching: 5-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Middle Pickup, Position 3. Middle Pickup, Position 4. Middle and Neck Pickup, Position 5. Neck Pickup
  • Special Electronics: S-1™ Switch Adds Bridge Pickup Into Positions 3, 4 and 5
  • Bridge: 3-Saddle American Vintage Strings-Through-Body Tele® with Intonateable Brass Saddles
  • Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome
  • Tuning Machines: Vintage-Style
  • Pickguard: 3-Ply Mint Green
  • Control Knobs: Knurled Flat-Top
  • Colors: 3-Color Sunburst, Olympic White

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