Valhalla '56 T Blonde Road Worn 'Ice Cream'
Project: Fender® '56 Telecaster® Blonde, White guard
Manufacturer: Valhalla GCS
Guitar Builder: Wojtek Osojca
This Limited Edition 'Valhalla '56 T Blonde Road Worn – Ice Cream' is a result of a collaboration between The Valhalla Guitar Custom Shop and Ben Lindsey Madisons Music LLC – Boutique Pickups (USA). This guitar has been crafted based on the original specifications Fender® '56 Telecaster® Blonde, White guard. ...All hardware vintage (original one) or a beautiful relic.
'Dominger' Custom Hippie '68 Pickups (Alnico 5, AGED).
Hand-wound by Ben Lindsey for Valhalla GCS.
The CC Telecaster '50 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. A classic 50's style sound with a classy bell tone.
Body Material: 2 Piece Sugar Pine
Body Color: Blonde, Satin Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Neck: Solid Maple, '60 Thick 'C' Shape, Tinted Thin Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Fretboard: Maple, 10" Radius, Replica Black Clay Dots
Frets: 21 Vintage Tall Frets 6105
Truss Rod: Adjustment at Heel
Tuning Keys: '60 Double Line Kluson® Deluxe (Bolt Bushing), Silver
Bridge: Vintage Fender® Telecaster® Bridge (Fender Pat.) with Brass Saddles
Pickups: 'Crystal Clear' Telecaster® '50 – Alnico 5 (7.42 kΩ N, 5.6 kΩ B), AGED
Wiring: CTS 2 x 250K, .03uF ZYW 153
Pickguard: White guard, 5 Fastening Screws
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