Fender Custom Shop John Cruz Masterbuilt Esquire/Telecaster with Ron Ellis pickups

$ 11000.00

This is an incredible guitar, Masterbuilt by John Cruz, that at present has been converted to an Esquire (solderless wiring) with a Ron Ellis 50B Broadcaster bridge pickup.  Sounds absolutely AMAZING!  It will be shipped via FedEx Overnight shipping, fully insured.  Feel free to make offers.  John Cruz is one of the all-time great Master Builders and his Custom Shop builds just keep going up in value.  Ron Ellis pickups are some of the greatest, most highly rated pickups ever made.  The pickguard is from a Fender Custom Shop Esquire that was parted out long ago.  We’ve got this package completely loaded as a Telecaster fanatic’s dream scenario…. Check this out! ! !

PLEASE NOTE:  if you would prefer for this to ship in it’s original condition, no problem!  If so, let us know, and please allow an extra week prior to shipping so that we can get it to our tech for the install of the original pickups and wiring harness along with a setup, at no extra cost to you.  

Comes with:
the original pickups (Twisted Tele neck pickup and Fender Nocaster bridge pickup)
a Ron Ellis Julian Lage neck pickup
the original wiring harness and plate
a secondary, brand new alternative wiring harness (solderless) to wire it as a Broadcaster
the original Gold pickguard
hardshell case
certificate of authenticity

 John Cruz Masterbuilt.  One-Piece Swamp Ash body, all the vibe and tone of a Vintage Tele with all the modern playability. John Cruz guitars will become more and more rare.

Model: 50’s Telecaster

Builder: John Cruz

Year: 2011

Body Type: Solid Body

Body Wood: Sort for Lightweight Ash (1-Piece)

Finish Type: Nitro Lacquer

Finish Color: 3 Tone Sunburst

Aging: Relic

Back Finish: Nitro Lacquer

Neck Wood: Maple (1-Piece Skunk Stripe)

Truss Rod: 50’s

Neck Carve:  10/56 “V”

Scale Length: 25.5”

Neck Radius: 9.5

Frets: 6105

Nut Width: 1.650”

Nut Material: Bone

Neck Finish: Medium Tent

Inlays: Black Dots

Side Dots: Black Dots

Headstock: Tele

Neck Pickup: Custom Shop HW

Bridge Pickup: Custom Shop HW

Pickguard: Gold

Knobs/Switch Tip: Black (relic)

Hardware: Nickel/Chrome

Bridge: Tele, Brass Saddles

Tuners: Vintage with Fender Logo

Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1

Electronics: 3-Position Blade

Case: FCS Case

Weight: 7 Lb. 2 oz.