Squier J5 Telecaster Electric Guitar
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A double-bound beauty based on John 5's modded Telecaster.
This is a distinctive all-gold model with Frost Gold finish, matching gold headstock, gold hardware and single-ply "gold mirror" plastic pickguard. The one-piece maple neck has a "modern C" profile, a matching Telecaster headstock and a 12"-radius rosewood fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets.
The custom-designed humbucking pickups use a special dual-volume setup with the bridge pickup control in the front position and the neck pickup control in the back position (John 5 prefers this setup because he spends much time giving the bridge pickup a workout). Rapidly toggling the upper-bout three-way pickup switch gives you 5's signature "kill" effect by turning off the neck pickup volume and leaving the bridge control full up. Case sold separately.
- A double-bound alder body with a frost gold finish
- Gold mirror pickguard
- Gold hardware
- One-piece maple neck has a "modern C" profile
- Matching Telecaster headstock
- 12"-radius rosewood fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets
- Custom-designed humbucking pickups
- Special dual-volume setup
- Upper-bout three-way pickup switch with signature "kill" effect
- Case sold separately
Go for the gold. Order today.
J5 Telecaster Electric Guitar Specifications:
Body Material: Alder
Body Finish: Gloss polyester
Body Shape: Telecaster
Body Binding: Bound top and back
Neck Material: Maple
Neck Finish: Gloss polyester
Neck Shape: Modern "C"
Scale Length: 25.5" (648mm)
Fingerboard Radius: 12" (305mm)
Number of Frets: 22
Fret Size: Medium Jumbo
String Nut: Synthetic bone
Nut Width: 1.650" (42mm)
Position Inlays: Pearloid dot
Headstock: Matching painted headcap
Neck Plate: 4-bolt standard
Bridge Pickup: Custom Humbucking with Ceramic Magnet
Neck Pickup: Custom Humbucking with Alnico 5 Magnets
Controls: Volume (Neck Pickup), Volume (Bridge Pickup)
Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Pickup Configuration: HH
Bridge: 6-Saddle Tele with Humbucking Pickup Cutout
Hardware Finish: Gold
Tuning Machines: Standard die-cast
Control Knobs: Knurled flat-top
Switch Tips: Gold
Strings: Fender USA 250L, NPS (.009-.042 Gauges)