Once available only in Japan, the Richie Kotzen Telecaster® guitar is now available to a worldwide audience. Known for stints with Poison and Mr. Big and for his own prolific career as a solo artist and sideman, Kotzen has long wowed audiences with his impeccable chops and deft Telecaster artistry. His signature Telecaster model features a beautiful flame maple top on an ash body with a distinctive combination of DiMarzio® Twang King (neck) and Chopper T (bridge) pickups.Other premium features include a satin-finish maple neck with a large “C”-shaped profile, 12”-radius maple fingerboard with 22 jumbo frets and pearloid dot inlays, three-way blade pickup switch with “barrel” tip, master volume control and rotary series/parallel switch, single-ply cream pickguard, gold six-saddle through-body Telecaster bridge, Gotoh® sealed tuners and gold hardware.
Model Name: Richie Kotzen Telecaster® Model Number: 0255202532 Series: Artist Color: Brown Sunburst Body Shape: Telecaster® Body Material: Ash with Flame Maple Laminated Top Body Finish: Gloss Urethane Neck Material: Maple Neck Shape: Large "C" Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm) Fingerboard Radius: 12" (305 mm) Number of Frets: 22 Fret Size: Jumbo String Nut: Synthetic Bone Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm) Neck Plate: 4-Bolt Vintage-Style Neck Finish: Satin Urethane Fingerboard: Maple Position Inlays: Abalone Dot Bridge Pickup: Dimarzio® DP384 Chopper T™ Neck Pickup: Dimarzio® DP173 Twang King™ Controls: Master Volume, Series/Parallel Rotary Switch Pickup Switching: 3-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup Pickup Configuration: SS Special Electronics: Series/Parallel Rotary Switch Bridge: 6-Saddle Standard Strings-Through-Body Tele with Block Saddles Tuning Machines: Gotoh® Cast/Sealed Orientation: Right-Hand Pickguard: 1-Ply Cream Control Knobs: Knurled Dome Gold Strings: Fender® USA 250L, NPS, (.009-.042 Gauges) Unique Features: Bound body top, rear belly cut, top body contour, Richie Kotzen signature on front of headstock