T5E Blackguard © 2018 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 © 2018 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard © 2018 42nd Street Guitars
 © 2018 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard © 2018 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard © 2018 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard © 2018 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard © 2018 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard © 2018 42nd Street Guitars
 © 2018 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard © 2018 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard © 2018 42nd Street Guitars
T5E Blackguard © 2018 42nd Street Guitars

Testimonials

Over the years I have owned many guitars including several Fender custom shop models. This guitar simply blows them all away....so playable and comfortable and just feels right! Thanks for an excellent job.

Stu, Bristol