The Fender American Performer Telecaster, seen here in a great looking Vintage White finish, gives you classic Telecaster style with modern, player-oriented features.
Crafted in California
Coming to you from sunny Corona, California in the USA the American Performer Telecaster has that all-important Fender tone and feel.
Equipped with new Yosemite pickups and Greasebucket circuitry, this new Telecaster gives you excellent tone for any situation.
Fender American Performer Telecaster MN Vintage White Key Features:
- Made in Corona, California, USA
- Satin Finished Maple Neck
- Maple Fretboard
- ClassicGear Tuning Machines
- Strings-Thru-Body Tele Bridge
- Yosemite Single-Coil Stratocaster Pickups
- Greasebucket Tone System
- Includes Deluxe Gig Bag
A popular wood for electric guitars due to its excellent sustain, resonant tone and pronounced upper midrange, Alder has been used for the body of the American Performer Telecaster.
A cutaway found in the lower bout of the Telecaster gives you easy reach of the upper frets while giving you that distinctive Tele profile.
Attached to the body is a modern “C” shaped Maple neck which boasts a satin finish so it’s very comfortable to hold and exceptionally smooth.
Enhancing playability, the Maple fretboard has a modern 9.5” radius and 22 jumbo size frets for easy playability and accurate, effortless bends.
Fender Yosemite Pickups and Greasebucket Circuitry
Really pushing the Telecaster to deliver a new level of performance and versatility is its electronics.
Equipped with Fender Yosemite single-coil pickups, the Fender American Performer Telecaster delivers beautifully rich and expressive tones that are exceptionally dynamic, making them suitable for any style.
These Yosemite Telecaster pickups have flat-staggered pole pieces giving you increased output and feature coatings that allow the coil to breathe freely while keeping feedback under control.
Delivering optimum results for their respective positions, a shellac coating is used on the neck pickup while wax potting can be found on the bridge pickup.
A three-position toggle allows you to switch up how you use the pickups with your choice of either individually or both together.
Further tailoring of your output comes in the form of Master Volume and Master Tone controls with knurled flat top knobs.
Boasting Greasebucket circuitry, the Master Tone allows you to shape your highs without adding unwanted bass so you keep your sound crisp and clear.
High Quality Hardware
Up on the distinctive Telecaster headstock, you’ll find six Fender ClassicGear machine heads with 18:1 turning ratio, offering fine precision tuning of your strings.
Down on the body, there’s a 3-saddle strings-thru-body Tele bridge giving you that classic Telecaster look while the strings-thru-body design enhances sustain.
The Gigging Guitarist’s Telecaster
With the Yosemite single-coil Telecaster pickups and Greasebucket tone circuit, the American Performer Telecaster gives you beautiful, dynamic tone suitable for all genres.
Tonally versatile with great playability and classic style, this guitar is ideal for gigging guitarists.
Furthermore, the American Performer Tele comes with a deluxe gig bag so it’s ready to hit the road when you are.
Buy the Fender American Performer Telecaster from PMT Online today and hit the stage with this absolute workhorse electric guitar.
Fender American Performer Telecaster MN Vintage White Specs:
- Series: American Performer
- Body Material: Alder
- Body Finish: Gloss Polyurethane
- Neck: Maple, Modern “C”
- Neck Finish: Satin Polyurethane
- Fingerboard: Maple, 9.5” (241mm)
- Frets: 22, Jumbo
- Position Inlays: Black Dots
- Nut (Material/Width): Synthetic Bone, 1.650” (42mm)
- Tuning Machines: Fender ClassicGear
- Scale Length: 25.5” (648mm)
- Bridge: 3-Saddle Strings-Thru-Body Tele Bridge
- Pickguard: 1-Ply White
- Pickups: Yosemite Single-Coil Telecaster (Bridge/Neck)
- Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Middle Pickups, Position 3. Middle Pickup
- Controls: Master Volume, Master Greasebucket Tone Circuit
- Control Knobs: Knurled Flat-Top
- Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome
- Strings: Fender USA, NPS, (.009 - .042 Gauges)
- Case/Gig Bag: Deluxe Gig Bag
|Case Included||gig bag|
|Pickup Config||2 x single coil|
|Number Of Strings||6 string|
|Right / Left Handed||right handed|
|Guitar Style||telecaster style|
|Body Size||full size|
|Body Material||alder body|
September 24, 2018Read Article
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