Squier J5 Telecaster, RW, Frost Gold
Squier J5 Telecaster, RW, Frost GoldDetails
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The J5 Telecaster is the latest addition to the more affordable Squier range by Fender. Made from an Alder body complimented by a Maple neck with 22 fret Rosewood fretboard, with a Frost Gold finish, gold hardware and matching painted headstock, this unique Tele stands out from all the rest.
Co-designed by John 5 himself, this limited edition gold, bound Tele is modeled on one of John's favourite guitars, along with adding his own personal flair to the instrument. The custom-designed humbucking pickups use a special dual-volume setup with the bridge pickup control in the front position and the neck pickup control in the back position (5 prefers this setup because he spends much time giving the bridge pickup a workout). Rapidly toggling the upper-bout three-way pickup switch gives you 5's signature "kill" effect by turning off the neck pickup volume and leaving the bridge control full up.
Body & Bridge
- Model Name: Squier® J5 Tele®, Rosewood Fingerboard, Frost Gold
- Model Number: 0301005579
- Series: Artist Models
- Colour: Frost Gold
- Body Material: Alder
- Body Finish: Gloss Polyester
- Body Shape: Telecaster®
- Body Binding: Bound Top and Back
Neck & Fingerboard
- Neck Material: Maple
- Neck Finish: Gloss Polyester
- Neck Shape: Modern "C"
- Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
- Fingerboard: Rosewood
- Fingerboard Radius: 12" (305 mm)
- Number of Frets: 22
- Fret Size: Medium Jumbo
- String Nut: Synthetic Bone
- Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)
- Position Inlays: Pearloid Dot
- Headstock: Matching Painted Headcap
- Neck Plate: 4-Bolt Standard
Electronics & Hardware
- Bridge Pickup: Custom Humbucking with Ceramic Magnet
- Neck Pickup: Custom Humbucking with Alnico 5 Magnets
- Controls: Volume (Neck Pickup), Volume (Bridge Pickup)
- Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle:
- Position 1. Bridge Pickup
- Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups
- Position 3. Neck Pickup
- Pickup Configuration: HH
- Bridge: 6-Saddle Tele® with Humbucking Pickup Cutout
- Hardware Finish: Chrome/Stainless Steel
- Tuning Machines: Standard Die-Cast
- Control Knobs: Knurled Flat-Top
- Switch Tips: Black
- Strings: Fender® USA 250L, NPS (.009-.042 Gauges)
- Unique Features:
- Matching Black Painted Headstock
- Bound Top and Back
- Silver Squier Decal
- Toggle Switch Mounted on Upper Bout
- Chrome Switch Tip
- No Tone Control
- Neck and Bridge Volume Controls are in Opposite Orientation
- White Pearloid Dot Position Inlays
- Narrow Dot Spacing
- Synthetic Bone Nut
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