The eye-catching looks of the ’69 Pink Paisley Telecaster certainly raised a few eyebrows on its release in the late ‘60s. Inspired by the burgeoning psychedelic music scene, this dazzling guitar was a reflection of the exciting, experimental times in which it was made. While the visual style may have been new, the sound of the ’69 Pink Paisley Telecaster was—and is—unmistakably Fender.
The ’69 Pink Paisley Telecaster has all the Tele twang and bite you’ve grown to love, courtesy of the pair of vintage-style single-coil Tele pickups. The traditional control complement— master volume, tone and a three-position pickup switch—shape the pickups’ voice to match your sonic vision.
The American Vintage three-saddle string-through-body bridge offers chrome barrel saddles for classic Fender tone. Topped by a vintage-accurate 7.25 in.-radius maple fingerboard, the comfortable “Slim C”-shaped one-piece maple neck hosts 21 vintage frets and a synthetic bone nut.
Chromed hardware, cast/sealed Gotoh tuning machines and a four-bolt neck plate; all the classic appointments that made a Telecaster shine on stage under the spotlights are here. Straddling the line between instrument and art, the ’69 Pink Paisley Telecaster is a stunning example of Fender’s legacy of eye-catching aesthetics.
Inspired by the burgeoning psychedelic music scene, this dazzling guitar reflects the exciting, experimental times of the late 60s. This Paisley wonder is built on the classic 1969 Telecaster, and delivers unmistakable Fender sound. The '69 Paisley Telecaster has all the Tele twang and bite you've grown to love, courtesy of the pair of vintage-style single-coil Tele pickups. The traditional control complement--master volume, tone and a three-position pickup switch--shape the pickups' voice to match your sonic vision. The American Vintage three-saddle string-through-body bridge offers chrome barrel saddles for classic Fender tone. Topped by a vintage-accurate 7.25"-radius maple fingerboard, the comfortable "Slim C"-shaped one-piece maple neck hosts 21 vintage frets and a synthetic bone nut.
Fender Japan was established as a way for Fender to market their guitars to the Japanese market, allowing for the creation of low cost Fender guitars that still possess the high expectations and build quality of their American counterparts. Japan is often considered to be one of the leading places in the world for guitar manufacturing, although most of the guitars produced are not sold in the UK the FSR models allow you to purchase an exceptionally high quality and unique guitar.
|Number of Strings||6|
|Top Material||Paisley Design|
|Body Finish||Gloss Polyester|
|Neck Material||Maple, bolt-on|
|Neck Shape||Slim C profile|
|Fingerboard Material||Maple, 12" radius|
|Number of Frets||21, Jumbo|
|Nut Material||Synthetic Bone|
|Bridge/Tailpiece||3-saddle vintage-style strings through body|
|Number of Pickups||2|
|Neck Pickup||Vintage style single-coil|
|Bridge Pickup||Vintage style single-coil|
|Controls||Master Volume, Master Tone, 3-way pickup selector|
|Case Included||No case|
|Manufacturer Part Number||0252202911|