T5E Blackguard © 2021 42nd Street Guitars

T5E Blackguard



Shown here is our pine bodied model with an extreme relic butterscotch blonde finish.

Finish

  • Nitrocellulose paintwork, hand buffed, faded, tobacco stained with wear and ageing as required.
  • Slot head screws throughout

Neck

  • Licensed by Fender Allparts one piece maple neck. Neck thickness .85 at first fret, .94 at twelfth fret
  • 7.25″ radius, 25.5″ scale with 21 vintage frets 6230 nickel silver fretwire (frets dressed)
  • 1 5/8″ nut width, heel width 2 3/16″ single action truss rod, vintage correct adjuster at heel
  • Hand cut bone nut
  • Aged nickel Gotoh tuners, round string guide

Body

  • Premium monterey pine (or swamp ash), 1 3/4″ body thickness
  • Distressed nickel hardware, bridge with brass saddles, thru body ferules, neckplate and screws, control plate, knurled dome knobs, strap buttons, pickguard screws
  • One-ply aged bakelite pickguard

Electrics

  • UK made Bare Knuckle Piledriver hot bridge 13k
  • CTS pots, Sprague orange drop capacitor, Switchcraft Jack, cloth wire. CRL switch 3 way (full cut, tone control, fully open)



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T5E Blackguard © 2021 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard © 2021 42nd Street Guitars
 © 2021 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard © 2021 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard © 2021 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard © 2021 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard © 2021 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard © 2021 42nd Street Guitars
 © 2021 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard © 2021 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard © 2021 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard © 2021 42nd Street Guitars

Testimonials

Hi Angela, Just to let you know my Tele is now complete, set up and sounding fantastic so thanks for the supply of top quality components.

Jeremy Lee, build kit for Tele, Colchester