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2018 Limited Edition Troublemaker Tele®

Model #: 0176020783
  • In Stock
$1,999.99

WHAT’RE YOU LOOKING AT?

Playing music is rebellious and mischievous by nature – it takes moxy to stride out on stage and convince a roomful of strangers to enjoy something they’ve never heard before. To turn heads you need the proper tool for the job, something like The Troublemaker Tele. A bound mahogany body with a maple top, custom Cabronita pickguard and lacquer finish? Yep, we’re definitely stirring up some trouble with this limited-edition release.

Features

  • Mahogany body with bound, maple top and lacquer finish
  • American Professional Tele neck with large Strat headstock; 9.5”-radius rosewood fingerboard
  • Shawbucker 1T and 2T humbucking bridge and neck pickups
  • Adjusto-Matic bridge with stop tailpiece; Limited Edition neck plate
  • Includes hardshell case and Certificate of Authenticity
A Look Into The Parallel Universe

Troublemaker Tele®

MAHOGANY BODY WITH BOUND BOOKMATCHED MAPLE TOP
MAHOGANY BODY WITH BOUND BOOKMATCHED MAPLE TOP

Refined and elegant, The Troublemaker Tele features a resonant mahogany body capped by a maple top with cream binding.

LACQUER FINISH
LACQUER FINISH

The nitrocellulose lacquer finish lets the body breathe with its true tonal character and also ages and wears in a distinctively personal way.

ADJUSTO-MATIC BRIDGE WITH VINTAGE-STYLE TREMOLO
ADJUSTO-MATIC BRIDGE WITH VINTAGE-STYLE TREMOLO

For ideal string placement and tuning stability, we included an Adjusto-Matic bridge along with a vintage-style stop tailpiece.

SHAWBUCKER™ HUMBUCKING PICKUPS
SHAWBUCKER™ HUMBUCKING PICKUPS

The Shawbucker open-coil humbucking pickup delivers unprecedented tonal dimension, with more overtones, snarling mids and balanced volume.

MODERN PLAYABILITY
MODERN PLAYABILITY

Combining a modern 9.5”-radius maple fingerboard with narrow-tall frets enhances the playing feel while making it easier to bend notes without fretting out.

BONE NUT
BONE NUT

A string nut fashioned from bone contributes to superior tone and performance, as well as being an authentic original-era Fender design element.

Body
  • Body Material
    Mahogany
  • Body Finish
    Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
  • Body Shape
    Telecaster®
  • Body Binding
    White
Neck
  • Neck Material
    Mahogany
  • Neck Finish
    Satin Nitrocellulose Lacquer Finish with Gloss Headstock Face
  • Neck Shape
    Modern "Deep C"
  • Scale Length
    25.5" (648 mm)
  • Fingerboard Material
    Rosewood
  • 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
    Pearloid Dots
  • Truss Rod
    Bi-Flex™
  • Truss Rod Nut
    1/8" American Series
Electronics
  • Bridge Pickup
    Shawbucker™ 2T
  • Neck Pickup
    Shawbucker™ 1T
  • Controls
    Volume 1. (Neck Pickup), Volume 2. (Bridge Pickup), Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. (Bridge Pickup)
  • Switching
    3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
  • Configuration
    HH
Hardware
  • Bridge
    6-Saddle Vintage-Style Adjusto-Matic™ with Anchored-Tailpiece
  • Hardware Finish
    Nickel/Chrome
  • Tuning Machines
    Deluxe Staggered Cast/Sealed
  • Pickguard
    1-Ply Cream
  • Control Knobs
    Aged White "Witch Hat"
  • Switch Tip
    Parchment
  • Neck Plate
    4-Bolt
Miscellaneous
  • Strings
    Fender® USA, NPS, (.009-.042 Gauges)
  • Legal Notice
    WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm - www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
Accessories
  • Case/Gig Bag
    Elite Molded Case
 
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