Valhalla '63 T Road Worn (Danny Gatton)
Project: Fender® '63 Telecaster® Shoreline Gold
Manufacturer: Valhalla GCS
Guitar Builder: Wojtek Osojca
This Limited Edition ‘Valhalla '63 T Road Worn – Goldfinger’ is a result of a collaboration between The Valhalla Guitar Custom Shop and Ben Lindsey Madisons Music LLC (USA). This guitar has been crafted based on the original specifications Fender® '63 Telecaster® Shoreline Gold. ...All hardware vintage (original one) or a beautiful relic.
'Crystal Clear' Boutique Telecaster® '60 Pickups (Alnico 5, NOS).
Hand-wound by Ben Lindsey for Valhalla GCS.
The CC Telecaster® '60 are scatter wound offering all the traditional vintage tone and clarity but without the noise! The pickups are extremely well matched, without the usual drop in volume when switching to the neck pickup. The bridge pickup sound is bright without being shrill. The neck pickup is fat and warm without being muddy.Those pickups have smooth attack, glassy warmth with full sweet sustain. They keep the Telecaster® sound intact, a little warmer sounding than some Teles®. A classic 60's style sound with a classy bell tone.
Body Material: 2 Piece Alder
Body Color: Shoreline Gold, Satin Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Neck: Solid Maple, '60 Thick 'C' Shape, Thickness .85" at 1 Fret, .96" at 12 Fret, Tinted Thin Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Fretboard: Solid Maple, 9.5" Radius, Replica Black Clay Dots
Frets: 21 Vintage Tall Frets 6105
Truss Rod: Adjustment at Heel
Tuning Keys: Vintage Kluson® Styled, Single Line, Silver
Bridge: Vintage Telecaster® Styled with Brass Saddles
Pickups: 'Crystal Clear' Telecaster® '60 – Alnico 5 (5.52 kΩ B, 6.90 kΩ N), AGED
Wiring: CTS® 2 x 250K, .047uF K40Y-9 (CCCP)
Pickguard: Valhalla Custom 3-Ply White (WBW), 8 Fastening Screws