1975 Fender Telecaster Translucent Green
Serial number 618972
Condition: EXCELLENT, it bears the marks of its age, such as minor finish checking and natural wear.
Some informations on this guitar; The Translucent Green finish is not a re-finish but original to this particolare guitar, it was ordered from Fender like it is, in Translucent Green. Everything is original…pickups, mechanics, electronics, solderings, and the 1970’s PG. A very few pieces were ordered as part of a special run for an English authorized dealer back in 1975.
This guitar is in good shape with lighter wear for a piece its age. The finish is glossy and vibrant with light dings and some finish cracks. Original electronics and pickups; all components, and lead dress are period correct with untouched solder joints.The hardware has a light patina.
The guitar plays well with low action. The frets are medium width and height, with mild wear. The serial number, neck date stamp, and pot codes date to 1974/75.
The 1975 Fender Telecaster in Translucent Green factory original finish is a vintage electric guitar that showcases the iconic design and timeless appeal of the Telecaster series. This particular model captures the essence of 1970s craftsmanship and style.
The body of the guitar is crafted from solid ash, providing a balanced tonal quality with a touch of warmth. The translucent green finish allows the natural wood grain to shine through, adding a touch of elegance to its overall aesthetic. The finish is smooth and glossy, giving the guitar a vibrant and eye-catching appearance.
The Telecaster features the classic single-cutaway body shape, which is renowned for its simplicity and versatility. It has a comfortable and contoured body that allows for easy access to the upper frets. The single-ply white pickguard beautifully contrasts with the translucent green finish, giving it a classic vintage look.
The maple neck features a C-shaped profile, providing a comfortable playing experience. It is topped with a maple fingerboard, which adds brightness to the overall tone and offers a smooth surface for effortless fretting. The fingerboard is adorned with black dot inlays, serving as visual markers for easy navigation.
This Telecaster is equipped with two single-coil pickups, which are known for their signature twangy sound. The bridge pickup delivers crisp and articulate tones, while the neck pickup offers warm and mellow tones. The three-way pickup selector switch and individual volume and tone controls allow for a wide range of tonal possibilities, making it a versatile instrument for various musical genres.
Other notable features of the 1975 Fender Telecaster include a vintage-style three-saddle bridge, chrome hardware, and vintage-style tuning machines. These elements contribute to the guitar’s authentic vintage vibe and ensure stable tuning and reliable performance.
Overall, the 1975 Fender Telecaster in translucent green original finish is a stunning vintage guitar that combines timeless design with exceptional craftsmanship. Its distinctive appearance and versatile tone make it a sought-after instrument among musicians and collectors alike.
- Original factory Translucent Green
- Solid ash body
- Maple neck – maple fingerboard
- Light D shape neck profile
- Neck depth is 810″ at 1st fret / 956″ at 12th fret
- 1.62 nut width
- 25.5″ scale length
- Bolt-on one-piece maple neck, pearloid dot inlays
- Original frets, original nut The date stamp on the
- Heel stamp dates to 1975
- Original electronics and pickups
- Three-position selector switch = master volume/master tone controls
- Pickup Measurements = Neck 7.23K, Bridge 6.26K
- Weight; 3.660 kg / 8.070 Lb
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