Fender Custom Shop Unveils New Instruments For Spring

New spring instrument selection presents some of its most sophisticated and meticulously crafted product offerings to date.

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The Fender Custom Shop's new spring instrument selection presents some of its most sophisticated and meticulously crafted product offerings to date, including four guitars and one bass.

The new Limited Jazzmaster Pro guitar is the Fender Custom Shop's latest addition to its Pro Collection. Designed for players attracted to the classic Jazzmaster body style who seek more modern features, it has a lightweight ash body, single custom-voiced humbucking bridge pickup and two-point synchronized tremolo bridge machined from 1018 cold-rolled steel. Other premium features include a quartersawn maple neck, 9.5"-radius fingerboard with 6105 frets, gold anodized aluminum pickguard, Greasebucket tone control circuit (rolls off high end without adding bass) and locking tuners.

Fender Custom Shop Limited Series Jazzmaster Pro

The Limited Custom Deluxe Jazzmaster guitar recasts the classic Fender model in a beautiful select okoume body with a flame maple top and Honey Blonde finish, accentuated by a gold anodized aluminum pickguard and gold hardware. It also features an AAA flame maple neck, 9.5"-radius rosewood fingerboard with 6105 frets and mother-of-pearl dot inlays, Adjusto-Matic bridge with vintage-style floating tremolo tailpiece, and gold locking tuners.

Fender Custom Shop Limited Series Custom Deluxe Jazzmaster

The Limited La Cabronita "Luchador" Stratocaster guitar presents one of the most distinctive takes ever on the traditional Fender model. Simple and powerful, it speaks with a lean, mean voice from its single TV Jones Power'Tron pickup. Other premium features include a quartersawn maple neck with Telecaster headstock shape, 9.5"-radius maple fingerboard with 6105 frets, single-ply parchment pickguard, Greasebucket tone control circuit (rolls off high end without adding bass), hard-tail bridge with six stainless steel saddles, and chrome tuners with pearl buttons.

Fender Custom Shop Limited Series Stratocaster Cabronita

Sleek and powerful, the Limited La Cabronita "Gato Gordo" Jaguar guitar takes Fender's classic cat and revamps it for the modern pro player with a forceful TV Jones Power'Tron pickup and standard Fender 25.5" scale length (versus the traditional 24" Jaguar scale length). It also features a quartersawn maple neck, 9.5"-radius maple fingerboard with 6105 frets, single-ply parchment pickguard, Greasebucket tone control circuit (rolls off high end without adding bass), hard-tail bridge with six stainless steel saddles, and chrome tuners with pearl buttons.

Fender Custom Shop Limited Series Jaguar Cabronita

The Limited Relic 1955 Precision Bass guitar is a rare and distinctive Custom Shop instrument in that for the very first time, it comes in a special Black over Three-color Sunburst nitrocellulose lacquer finish. Other premium features include a lightweight ash body, quartersawn maple neck, 7.25"-radius maple fingerboard with vintage-style frets, custom-wound "stacked" '51 Precision Bass pickup with chrome cover, single-ply parchment pickguard, vintage-style bridge with two "barrel" steel saddles and chrome cover, and flat-wound strings.

Fender Custom Shop Limited Series 1955 Reverse Precision Bass

Each instrument includes a limited edition case, certificate of authenticity, strap, cable, picks and polishing cloth. Visit www.fender.com/custom-shop for more information.

About Fender Musical Instruments Corporation: Fender Musical Instruments Corporation (FMIC) is one of the world's leading musical instrument manufacturers, marketers and distributors, whose portfolio of brands includes Fender, Squier, Gretsch, Jackson, Takamine, Guild, EVH, Ovation, Charvel and Groove Tubes, among others. For more information, visit www.fender.com.

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    ebmusicman16
    wouldn't have any of them
    sonofgkex
    These all look hilarious to me. But the are probably quality.
    jrodgers
    I never got the whole idea of only having a bridge pickup. I guess its fine if you can afford to own a zillion other guitars that DO have neck pups, but otherwise it just seems like a waste of money on something thats so tonally limited. Some people have said a 2nd pickup thats not in use creates a magnetic pull on the strings, but that sounds like baloney.
    gateway01
    That Jazzmaster looks pretty damn nice. Although, as with all other Fender guitars, if you showed me these and a model from 2 years ago, I couldn't tell the difference. Not hating on Fender, just saying.