Fender American Acoustasonic Telecaster Guitar

Jan 23, 2019

Category: Gear

Nearly 70 years ago, Leo Fender revolutionized the music industry with his Telecaster guitar. And since then, Fender has become the world’s preeminent manufacturer of guitars, amps, and a wealth of accessories. Yet that hasn’t stopped them from innovating. In fact, they may have just altered the industry’s path yet again with their new American Acoustasonic Telecaster guitar.

Built in their Corona, California factory following three years of research and development, Fender’s cutting-edge Acoustasonic Telecaster might just be the world’s first true hybrid acoustic-electric — meaning it’s equally an electric and an acoustic, not favoring either style over the other. And the list of innovations that make this thing possible is numerous — each one more impressive than the last. They include a patent-pending Stringed Instrument Resonance System (to give the thinline fully-acoustic body a greater depth and dynamism of tone), a trio of Fender and Fishman pickup systems for unheard of electric versatility, and something called the Acoustic Engine — a proprietary technology that allows the instrument to produce ten different body style and tone wood sound combinations. The American-made Acoustasonic Telecaster guitar is available now for $2,000.

Purchase: $2,000

More From Gear

This Sleek Tactical Respirator Is Comfortable, Reusable, & 98.6% Effective

Compatible with helmets, eyewear, and facial hair.

Posted By Sean Tirman

Partner
Featured Image

The James Brand & Daneson Team Up For A Titanium EDC Keychain Cache

A compact, American-machined vessel containing American-milled, hand-steeped mint toothpicks.

Posted By

Jun 5, 2020

Featured Image

Böker’s New Chef Knives Are Made To Acquire A Unique Patina Over Time

Handmade kitchen knives made of non-stainless carbon steel.

Posted By

Jun 4, 2020

Featured Image

The 20 Best Road Trip Essentials

Long-haul-ready travel-enhancing gadgets, gizmos, and gear.

Posted By

Jun 4, 2020

Featured Image

The 18 Best Motorcycle Jackets

Stylish safety gear for every occasion and riding condition.

Posted By

Jun 5, 2020

Featured Image

Benchmade & Jared Oeser Link Up Again For A Mini Flipper Knife Multi-Tool

A stubby 1.14" tanto and bottle opener combo mated to G10 handles.

Posted By

Jun 4, 2020