Combining exotic tonewoods with premium pickups and appointments, the limited-edition Rarities Collection creates a truly unique musical experience.
The Rarities Red Mahogany Top Telecaster features a two-piece, grain-filled ash body with a figured red mahogany top and a one-piece maple neck.
The Custom Shop vintage-style Tele bridge pickup is matched to a Custom Shop Twisted Tele neck pickup for a rousing good time.
Two-piece grain-filled ash body with figured red mahogany top
One Custom Shop vintage-style single-coil Tele bridge pickup; one Custom Shop Twisted Tele single-coil neck pickup
“Deep C”-shaped maple neck; 9.5”-radius fingerboard
Gold hardware; vintage-style bridge with three compensated brass saddles
Includes vintage-style hardshell case
The two-piece, dark grain-filled ash body boasts a striking red mahogany cap— high-end appointments that adds elegance to this guitar.
We raided the Custom Shop parts bin for pickups; a vintage-style ‘50s pickup at the bridge and a fat-sounding Twisted Tele neck pickup.
This guitar features a comfortable, one-piece “Deep C"-shaped neck maple with a 9.5"-radius fingerboard and narrow-tall frets for modern playability.
This guitar features elegant gold hardware.
As a special touch, the Rarities Red Mahogany Top Telecaster includes a deluxe brown hardshell case.
Body Material Ash with Red Mahogany Top
Body Finish Gloss Polyurethane
Body Shape Telecaster®
Body Binding Tortoiseshell
Neck Material Maple
Neck Finish Gloss Polyurethane
Neck Shape Modern "Deep C"
Scale Length 25.5" (648 mm)
Fingerboard Material Maple
Fingerboard Radius 9.5" (241 mm)
Number of Frets 22
Fret Size Narrow Tall
Nut Material Bone
Nut Width 1.685" (42.8 mm)
Position Inlays Black Pearloid Dots
Truss Rod Bi-Flex™
Truss Rod Nut 1/8" American Series
Bridge Pickup Vintage-Style Single-Coil Tele®
Neck Pickup Custom Shop "Twisted" Single-Coil Tele®
Controls Master Volume, Master Tone
Switching 3-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Bridge 3-Saddle, Strings-Through-Body Tele® with Compensated Brass Saddles
Hardware Finish Gold
Tuning Machines Deluxe Cast/Sealed with Pearl Buttons
Pickguard 4-Ply Tortoiseshell
Control Knobs Knurled Flat-Top Gold
Switch Tip Barrel Style
Neck Plate 4-Bolt
Case/Gig Bag Brown Hardshell