Fender Japan TL52-80TX Vintage Natural [SN CIJ O088542] [09/18]

$ 1039.33

Fender Japan is pleased to announce the arrival of its first Telecaster, the ’52 style.
Ash body, maple neck, vintage paint job, and Texas Special pickups made by Custom Shop.
The parts are made with flat head screws. It has an airy sound with a crisp attack that is very addictive.

There are some minor scratches, many small dents on the entire body, dents on the neck and head, and some play marks near the bridge.
There are no problems with playing condition. There is some rippling.

Item Rank|B : Some scratches, but no problem in normal use.
Serial number|CIJ O088542
Year of manufacture|1997-2000
Country of manufacture|Japan
Case|genuine soft case
Truss Rod: No problem.
Fret remainder: No problem, enough fret height
String height(bass string side)|2.0mm above 12th fret
String height(treble string side)|1.5mm above 12th fret
Nut width|42.0mm
Neck thickness(near 1st fret)|21.2mm
Neck thickness (near 12th fret)|23.8mm
SCALE|648mm (25.5″)
RADIUS|184mm (7.25″)
Strings in setup|D’Addario EXL120 / .009-.042 set
Modified parts
Repair and maintenance parts|Cleaning, string change, rod adjustment, octave adjustment, string height adjustment, mortise and tenon nut adjustment


Item Rank
B : Some scratches, but no problem for normal use.

Serial No.
CIJ O088542

Year of manufacture

Country of manufacture

Genuine soft case

-soft case


Truss Rod
No problem, rod checked up to 60 degrees left and right

Rest of frets
No problem, there is enough fret height

String height (bass string side)
2.0mm above 12th fret

String height (treble string side)
1.5mm above 12th fret

Nut Width

Neck Thickness (near 1st fret)

Neck Thickness (near 12th fret)

648mm (25.5″)

184mm (7.25″)

Strings for setup
D’Addario EXL120 / .009-.042 set


Repair and maintenance
Cleaning, string replacement, rod adjustment, octave adjustment, string height adjustment, rubbing, nut adjustment


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Condition: Some scratches, dents and marks. If you would like to know more about this specific instrument, or have general questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Accessories: Please confirm the picture.

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