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NGD Fender Telecaster 50s Baja FSR White Blonde Ash (2013)

Discussion in 'Telecaster Discussion Forum' started by rze99, Apr 14, 2018.

  1. Crobbins

    Crobbins Tele-Afflicted Ad Free Member

    Jul 10, 2014
    Meiners Oaks CA.
    Nice looking Tele, congrats.
     
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  2. MahoganyStratDZ

    MahoganyStratDZ Tele-Meister

    469
    Mar 5, 2012
    USA
    Nice Tele....white pg looks nice ... Nice grain match ...clean tele. I seen one in person when they came out...they went real quick. The one I played was a light 7 lbs too. One of those that got away....congrats .
     
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  3. RadioFM74

    RadioFM74 Tele-Afflicted Silver Supporter

    Count one more vote for the white guard. Or eggshell if you prefer… I seem to remember one post of yours mentioning it right before I bought one from Callaham?

    With white guard and its own maple neck it is a beautiful, beautiful tele. And you say it also plays and sound great… what more do you want? You were on the lookout for a neck and you found a gem at an incredible price!
     
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  4. rze99

    rze99 Friend of Leo's Silver Supporter

    Feb 26, 2014
    South London UK
    Ah yes, the eggshell guard is beautiful... but it's a '60s 3 ply guard for a '60's style Tele, so I wouldn't put it with maple, but if you added it to the body and used a rosewood board neck it would start to look like a Pure Vintage '64 I suppose.
     

  5. RadioFM74

    RadioFM74 Tele-Afflicted Silver Supporter

    BUT from your pics I thought that the maple neck looked much, much nicer than the rosewood one on this body. So I’d go with a white(ish) guard and leave all else as it is ;)
     
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  6. Macrogats

    Macrogats Tele-Holic

    Age:
    51
    903
    May 15, 2017
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Very nice man. I love the way that grain subtly shows through the finish. Nice guitar.
     
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  7. hamfists

    hamfists Tele-Meister

    101
    Feb 22, 2015
    ely, cambs, england
    I like the black guard. I like the way it sits with the chrome pickup and bridge plate
     
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  8. Owenmoney

    Owenmoney Tele-Holic

    648
    Oct 20, 2012
    Oley Pa
    That is stunningly beautiful. Please don’t part it out. The Baja 50s are awesome guitars. I have two, they’re my favorite guitars. The MIM upper level guitars are great. The classic series, the Classic Players, the road worns, etc. are really great guitars?
     
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  9. unixfish

    unixfish Poster Extraordinaire Ad Free + Supporter

    Apr 20, 2013
    Northeast Ohio, USA
    OMG that is a gorgeous guitar. I'll tell you what to do with it - ship it to me! :D
     
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  10. Wrighty

    Wrighty Tele-Meister

    472
    Aug 17, 2013
    Essex UK
    Am I the only one who prefers the black guard? Just enhances the body color to my eyes.
     
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  11. hrstrat57

    hrstrat57 Tele-Holic

    928
    Nov 21, 2016
    Rhode Island
    not too many things beat those Mexi FSR's, I've had 2, still have my FSR 72 thinline

    Yours is a real beaut!
     

  12. tele_pathic

    tele_pathic Friend of Leo's

    Age:
    46
    Aug 18, 2009
    St. George, UT
    Oh man that is sooooo nice!!!
     

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