Fender Richie Kotzen Telecaster

Versatile rock guitarist Richie Kotzen has long wowed audiences with his impeccable chops and deft Telecaster artistry, with stints in Poison and Mr. Big and his own prolific career as a solo artist and sideman. Once available only in Japan, the elegant Richie Kotzen Telecaster guitar is now available worldwide, with features including a beautiful flame maple top on a comfortably contoured ash body, gold hardware and a distinctive combination of DiMarzio® pickups.

Contoured ash body with bound flame maple top
Maple neck with large “C” profile
Maple fingerboard with 12” radius, 22 jumbo frets and abalone inlays
DiMarzio® DP173 Twang King™ neck pickup and DP384 Chopper T™ bridge pickup
Three-way pickup selector switch and rotary series/parallel switch (no tone control)
Gold through-body Telecaster bridge

Body Material Ash with Flame Maple Laminated Top
Body Finish Gloss Urethane
Body Shape Telecaster®

Neck Material Maple
Neck Finish Satin Urethane
Neck Shape Large "C"
Scale Length 25.5" (648 mm)
Fingerboard Material Maple
Fingerboard Radius 12" (305 mm)
Number of Frets 22
Fret Size Jumbo
Nut Material Synthetic Bone
Nut Width 1.650" (42 mm)
Position Inlays Abalone Dot
Truss Rod Standard

Bridge Pickup Dimarzio® DP384 Chopper T™
Neck Pickup Dimarzio® DP173 Twang King™
Controls Master Volume, Series/Parallel Rotary Switch
Switching 3-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Configuration SS
Special Electronics Series/Parallel Rotary Switch

Bridge 6-Saddle Standard Strings-Through-Body Tele® with Block Saddles
Hardware Finish Gold
Tuning Machines Gotoh® Cast/Sealed
Pickguard 1-Ply Cream
Control Knobs Knurled Dome Gold
Switch Tip Black
Neck Plate 4-Bolt Vintage-Style

Strings Fender® USA 250L, NPS, (.009-.042 Gauges)
Other Features Bound body top, rear belly cut, top body contour, Richie Kotzen signature on front of headstock

Case/Gig Bag None