blond. Very nice mid-60s
transitional Tele: Excellent+ condition, all original,
with an exceptionally fine Brazilian Rosewood fretboard.
Transition Logo shows some wear but is clean enough.
Original Kluson Deluxe "double-line" tuners,
Neck date is July 1966, pots date is 42nd week of 1965.
All original pickups and electronics, bridge pickup has
its pencilled date hidden by the usual masking tape but
is untouched and clearly original. Typical mid-late '60s
wiring, with volume and tone controls always working,
both in individual and double pickup selections, and you
can see the small .001 MFD capacitor at the vol. pot (see
Normal playing wear, mostly on body edges and back of
neck, no belt-buckle wear, some light checking, heavier
on the headstock (see checking pic). Small
plugged-hole for a second string retainer, professionally
touched-up. Great sounding, great-playing problem-free
Telecaster, in really very fine conditions, with a very
clean black-tolex original hardshell case with Fender
logo. More pictures below:
tele66 - in case - body1 - body2 - body3 - brazilian - back - body back - knobs - bridge - neck date - neck pocket - headstock - pickup1 - pickup2 - pickup3 - pickup4 - pickup5 - pots1 - pots2 - logo - tuners - det - case - wear1 - wear2 - wear3 - wear4 - checking