52 Telecaster

Fender Telecaster 52 Left

fender custom shop 1952 telecaster relic specs:

  • The lead pickup no longer has the two notches in the black pickup base for the winding wires.
  • Gradual use of phillips head screws replaces slot head screws (this change was not complete till 1953).
  • Knurled chrome plated brass knobs with a r[……]

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1952 Reissue Telecaster guitar

Fender 52 Telecaster Left Handed

The 1952 reissue telecaster is a bluegrass showboat with a full-range single-coil pickup with volume and tone controls. You’ll never be drowned out by those big dreadnought acoustics again. Mandolin features a spruce top;

Esquire players are here listed alongside players of the more famous 19[……]

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Fender Telecaster 52 Left

52 telecaster guitar surrounds both single coil pickups installed on this model. Behind the pickups Fender installs the famous “tray” bridge with chrome plating and three saddles. Neck on this model is equipped with a regular U contour and bolt-on joint. 52 telecaster has maple neck is topped wi[……]

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52 Telecaster Mim

 

Since I had to do this trade in a cafe, I did ye olde Ear to the Body trick, heard those acoustic vibrations rush right into my ear canal, and did the trade right there. Hopped on a train home, plugged 1952 fender telecaster reissue in, and…uh, VERY LITTLE HUM. You have to understand[……]

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1952 Fender Telecaster Guitar

Fender 52 Reissue Telecaster Left Handed

 

 

The real benefit to this is that 1952 fender telecaster guitar is now the only single coil in my house. Which means everything good about the single coil that you’d hate to sacrifice away is now retained – I feel like I’m hardwired directly into my amp! I just finished a good[……]

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This is a Fender 52 Reissue Tobacco Foto Flame (front and back) 1997 CIJ Tele with all USA electronics. Every aspect of this body is built to the specifications of a 52 Telecaster right down to the routing in the body and the straight edge screws. This Foto model has a Tobacco flame on front AND bac[……]

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These are extremely accurate, high quality vintage reproduction Fender headstock decals. The decals

are perfect for any project.  Each Telecaster waterslide decal has been carefully recreated based on actual vintage models from the 1950’s through the 1970’s, using real metallic Silver o[……]

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52 Telecaster Schematic

The Nocaster pickups themselves are just like any other set of tele pickups. Are you perhaps thinking about the vintage Nocaster wiring circuit? The diagrams that beatlfan has linked for you will get you half way there by including the “dark” position, but the Nocaster was different than the ’52 Tel[……]

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52 Telecaster Mim

First post! I just ran into a rather strange guitar at GC today and I cant seem to find ANY info on it online or even GC website. It was labeled a Standard Telecaster Butterscotch. It looks just like an AVI 52 RI Tele!
Anyone help with this guitar?! The body was butterscotch blonde, exactly the s[……]

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The neck pickup is very dark-sounding for use as a substitute for a bass. Most people find this setting unusable nowadays, so it’s more for historical accuracy that the 52RI comes with this wiring setup.

No one will scream “heresy” if you do the modern wiring conversion on a 52RI though….it wil[……]

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