Fender Custom Shop Limited Relic Pinstripe Esquire No Longer Available

Limited Edition Relic Solidbody Electric Guitar with Ash Body, AA Birdseye Maple Neck, 1 x Twisted Tele Single-coil Pickup, and Hardshell Case - White Blonde
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Fender Custom Shop Limited Relic Pinstripe Esquire
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The Legendary Esquire Like Never Before!

This Fender Custom Shop Limited Relic Pinstripe Esquire embodies the spirit and soul of the original 1950s Fender Esquire, Fender's original solidbody electric guitar. The foundation for the Broadcaster and, in turn, the Telecaster, this beautifully simple instrument captured the hearts of rock legends such as Billy Gibbons, Bruce Springsteen, and Paul McCartney. When you pick up your Fender Custom Shop Limited Relic Pinstripe Esquire, you'll get a connection with American music history that's down-right inspiring! But don't miss out, this Fender Custom Shop Limited Relic Pinstripe Esquire won't be available for long.

Fender Custom Shop Limited Relic Pinstripe Esquire Solidbody Electric Guitar at a Glance:
  • Artfully relic'd white blonde finish with custom pinstriping by Dennis Ricklives
  • Unique capacitor/resistor network provides you with three fun and usable tones
  • Only the perfect tonewoods will do for this Fender Custom Shop guitar
Artfully relic'd white blonde finish with custom pinstriping by Dennis Ricklives

Probably the first things you noticed about this stunning example of the Fender Custom Shop's craftsmanship is its artistically rendered relic treatment and beautiful pinstriping. From its one-of-a-kind AA birdseye maple neck to its classic nickel hardware, every inch of this Limited Relic Pinstripe Esquire has been worn, giving it the feel of a lifelong friend. What's more, the intricate pinstripe motif on the Limited Relic Pinstripe Esquire's body, a truly excellent added touch, was created by none other than world-famous pinstriper, Dennis Ricklives.

Unique capacitor/resistor network provides you with three fun and usable tones

One of the captivating things that guitarists ranging from Luther Perkins (Johnny Cash) to Michael Monarch (Steppenwolf) have always loved about the Fender Esquire is the marvelous range of tone you can get from just a single single-coil pickup. The Fender Custom Shop faithfully reproduced this quality in their Limited Relic Pinstripe Esquire guitar by giving it a unique capacitor/resistor network and Eldred esquire wiring. From bright and brassy to hot and unfettered, you'll find all the tone you'll ever need in this Limited Relic Pinstripe Esquire.

Only the perfect tonewoods will do for this Fender Custom Shop guitar

One of the standards that the original Esquire set for Fender was the use of ash as a go-to body tonewood. Thinner than a standard Tele, this Limited Relic Pinstripe Esquire's hand-selected lightweight ash gives you the perfect combination of vivid resonance and comfortable feel. But compared to it's beautiful AA birdseye maple neck, the Limited Relic Pinstripe Esquire's body is really nothing to look at. Hand-aged and shaped to Fender Custom Shop perfection, this magnificent neck feels like a long-lost favorite guitar from the first time you pick it up.

Fender Custom Shop Limited Relic Pinstripe Esquire Solidbody Electric Guitar Features:
  • The perfect way to experience the sound and feel of a vintage Fender Esquire electric guitar
  • Classic white blonde with pinstriping created by master pinstriper, Dennis Ricklives
  • Hand-selected lightweight ash body feels great and provides your tone with a rich resonance
  • Custom carved solid AA birdseye maple neck expertly balances comfort with fast action
  • Unique capacitor/resistor network and Eldred esquire wiring give you 3 distinct tones from a single Twisted Tele pickup
  • Finished in nitrocellulose for a natural sound that will continue to get better with age
  • Documentation and limited edition hardshell case included

Celebrate the legacy of Fender electric guitars with this amazing Fender Custom Shop Limited Relic Pinstripe Esquire!
NOTE: This product is available in the United States only - no international sales.

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Manufacturer Part Number 9235000073

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See also: Solidbody Guitars, Fender Custom Shop, Fender Custom Shop Solidbody Guitars