NGD: 2020 Winter NAMM Show 51 Telecaster HS Super Heavy Relic Black

Discussion in 'Fender Custom Shop Tele Forum' started by DrBeezus, Jun 24, 2020.

  1. DrBeezus

    DrBeezus Tele-Meister

    Posts:
    161
    Joined:
    May 6, 2012
    Location:
    Belmar, NJ
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
     
  2. Little Red Tele

    Little Red Tele Tele-Meister

    Posts:
    139
    Joined:
    Nov 22, 2013
    Location:
    Denver, CO
    that should buff right out. JK, nice score, looks mojo-ey
     
  3. brookdalebill

    brookdalebill Tele Axpert Ad Free Member

    Age:
    63
    Posts:
    79,866
    Joined:
    Nov 15, 2009
    Location:
    Austin, Tx
    Whoa!
    Relic-ey!
     
    Fretting out and Jakedog like this.
  4. G-52

    G-52 Tele-Meister

    Age:
    61
    Posts:
    395
    Joined:
    Jul 10, 2017
    Location:
    Denver, Co
    Congrats, I like it:)
     
  5. Stefanovich

    Stefanovich Tele-Holic

    Posts:
    943
    Joined:
    Jan 27, 2010
    Location:
    Kingston, Ontario
    Did they relic the hardware too? In the photos it looks shiny and perfect.
     
    RodeoTex, hemingway and 2HBStrat like this.
  6. trev333

    trev333 Telefied Ad Free Member

    Posts:
    24,589
    Joined:
    Dec 3, 2009
    Location:
    Coolum Beach,Australia
    why hasn't the pickguard got scratches on it?.....o_O
     
    Wolfschmidt and 2HBStrat like this.
  7. dreamingtele

    dreamingtele Friend of Leo's

    Posts:
    3,663
    Joined:
    Jun 16, 2010
    Location:
    Melbourne, Australia
    nice!
     
  8. DrBeezus

    DrBeezus Tele-Meister

    Posts:
    161
    Joined:
    May 6, 2012
    Location:
    Belmar, NJ
    it has swirls all over it, the camera flash washes it out
     
  9. tah1962

    tah1962 Friend of Leo's

    Posts:
    2,650
    Joined:
    Jan 27, 2020
    Location:
    Heart of Illinois
    Cool. Congratulations.
     
  10. DrBeezus

    DrBeezus Tele-Meister

    Posts:
    161
    Joined:
    May 6, 2012
    Location:
    Belmar, NJ
    yes it washes out from the camera flash
     
  11. trev333

    trev333 Telefied Ad Free Member

    Posts:
    24,589
    Joined:
    Dec 3, 2009
    Location:
    Coolum Beach,Australia
    picks don't make swirls...:rolleyes:
     
    RodeoTex likes this.
  12. Blue Bill

    Blue Bill Poster Extraordinaire

    Posts:
    7,309
    Joined:
    Feb 15, 2014
    Location:
    Maine
    Be careful not to scratch it! :lol:
     
  13. Electric Warrior

    Electric Warrior Tele-Meister

    Age:
    39
    Posts:
    281
    Joined:
    Jan 7, 2018
    Location:
    Michigan
    How does it feel?
     
  14. CV Jee Beez

    CV Jee Beez Tele-Holic

    Posts:
    743
    Joined:
    Nov 24, 2016
    Location:
    Duarte, CA
    One of the better heavy relics I've seen. They never look natural but, yours really looks cool to me.
     
  15. trev333

    trev333 Telefied Ad Free Member

    Posts:
    24,589
    Joined:
    Dec 3, 2009
    Location:
    Coolum Beach,Australia
    out of interest.... when did Fender start painting black teles.... right from the first years?...

    I've always wondered..
     
    dented likes this.
  16. CalebAaron666

    CalebAaron666 Tele-Holic

    Age:
    38
    Posts:
    536
    Joined:
    Dec 2, 2018
    Location:
    Portland, Maine
    Awesome!
    Congrats!
     
  17. Coyoteaz

    Coyoteaz TDPRI Member

    Posts:
    72
    Joined:
    May 30, 2019
    Location:
    az
    Beautiful! Now that's a heavy relic right there! Love it!
     
  18. Stubee

    Stubee Doctor of Teleocity Gold Supporter

    Posts:
    10,422
    Joined:
    Jan 22, 2007
    Location:
    Mid-Michigan
    Whoa! That’s pretty cool!
     
  19. gmann

    gmann Friend of Leo's

    Age:
    66
    Posts:
    2,265
    Joined:
    May 7, 2008
    Location:
    Okinawa, Japan
    Why do they seldom relic the hardware, it looks out of place. The guitar itself looks cool if you're into that, which I am, but the hardware, WTF!
     
  20. El Marin

    El Marin Tele-Afflicted

    Posts:
    1,544
    Joined:
    Mar 19, 2014
    Location:
    Madrid, Spain, EU
    Well... not to me

    But if the owner is happy... me too
     
    stormsedge likes this.
IMPORTANT: Treat everyone here with respect, no matter how difficult!
No sex, drug, political, religion or hate discussion permitted here.