SUMMER NAMM 2019: Fender has introduced the new Rarities Flame Maple Top Chambered Telecaster, part of the company’s Rarities Collection, which combines exotic tonewoods with premium pickups and appointments.
The new model boasts a chambered, two-piece roasted alder body with a natural flame maple top, separated by a black center stripe. There’s also a maple neck with a modern C”-shaped neck profile and a maple fretboard with black dot inlays.
Pickups are a Tim Shaw custom-designed Fifties vintage-style bridge single coil and a ShawBucker 1T humbucker in the neck.
Other features include a master volume control with treble bleed, a master tone control and a three-way blade switch. There’s also a vintage-style Tele bridge with three compensated steel saddles, Fender Standard Cast/Sealed Staggered tuners and a four-ply tortoiseshell pickguard.
The Rarities Flame Maple Top Chambered Telecaster is available now for $2,499.99.
For more information or to purchase, head to Fender.com.