Fender Chrissie Hynde Telecaster®, Rosewood Fingerboard, Ice Blue Metallic
MODEL #: 0140310783
UPC #: 885978436309
Telecaster in hand, Chrissie Hynde formed The Pretenders in 1979 and quickly established the band as a rock and roll powerhouse. Chrissie’s churning Tele rhythms have been the heartbeat of the band’s rugged sound from the very beginning.
The Chrissie Hynde Telecaster features an alder body finished in Faded Ice Blue Metallic Road Worn® lacquer, a custom mid-‘60s “C”-shaped maple neck with a 7.25” radius fingerboard – exactly matching Chrissie’s original, vintage-output Chrissie Hynde Tele pickups and a chrome mirror pickguard—all matching the unmistakable look and feel of Hynde’s treasured ’65 model.
So, why not stop your sobbing and get back on the chain gang with this Pretenders Chrissie Hynde signature Fender Telecaster?
- Alder body in Faded Ice Blue Metallic Road Worn™ finish
- Custom Mid-‘60s ”C”-Shaped Maple Neck with 7.25” Radius Rosewood fingerboard
- Custom Chrissie Hynde Single-Coil Pickups
- Chrome Mirror Pickguard
- Fender Vintage-Style 6-Saddle Tele Bridge
- Road Worn® Hardware
CUSTOM CHRISSIE HYNDE TELECASTER PICKUPS
Voiced to replicate the exact sound of the original 1965 Telecaster pickups in Chrissie’s guitar, these single-coil Tele pickups have classic vintage tone.
ALDER BODY IN FADED ICE BLUE METALLIC ROAD WORN FINISH
Fender’s Road Worn™ process recreates the vintage original look of Chrissie’s iconic Telecaster, a well-loved 1960s model.
CUSTOM MID-‘60S-“C”-SHAPED NECK WITH 7.25” RADIUS ROSEWOOD FINGERBOARD
Chrissie Hynde-approved Mid-60s-“C” shape neck profile recreates the feel of her original 1965 Tele, while the 7.25” radius fingerboard and Vintage Tall frets provide era-correct playability.
CHROME MIRROR PICKGUARD
Features custom chrome “mirror”-style pickguard – a classy touch to match Chrissie’s personal Tele.
VINTAGE-STYLE 6-SADDLE TELECASTER BRIDGE
The Chrissie Hynde Telecaster features a vintage-style 6-saddle bridge.
ROAD WORN™ HARDWARE
The hardware on this guitar features Fender’s Road Worn treatment, giving it a broken-in look and feel.
Body Material: Alder
Body Finish: Road Worn® Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Body Shape: Telecaster®
Neck Material: Maple
Neck Finish: Road Worn® Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Neck Shape: Mid ’60s “C”
Scale Length: 25.5″ (648 mm)
Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius: 7.25″ (184.1 mm)
Number of Frets: 21
Fret Size: Vintage Tall
Nut Material: Synthetic Bone
Nut Width: 1.650″ (42 mm)
Position Inlays: White Pearloid Dot
Bridge Pickup: Vintage-Style ’50s Telecaster® Single-Coil
Neck Pickup: Vintage-Style ’50s Single-Coil Tele®
Controls: Master Volume, Master Tone
Switching: 3-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge, Position 2. Bridge and Neck, Position 3. Neck
Bridge: 6-Saddle Strings-Through-Body Tele® with Stainless Steel Saddles
Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome
Tuning Machines: Deluxe Cast/Sealed Locking with Vintage Style Button
Pickguard: 1-Ply Chrome
Control Knobs: Knurled Flat-Top
Switch Tip: Black
Strings: Fender® USA 250L Nickel Plated Steel (.009-.042 Gauges), PN 0730250403
Case/Gig Bag: Deluxe Hardshell
Included Accessories: Custom Chrissie Hynde Sheriff’s Badge, Custom White Strap