New Fender Acoustic Models
Fender introduces 9 new limited edition acoustic products for 2011.
The new models include the USA Select 1, Fender’s first acoustic guitar made in the United States since the ´90s. With 30 pieces being released worldwide, this dreadnought features a spruce top, flame maple back and sides, forward shifted X bracing, elegant gold hardware and a Fishman Sonitone pickup system.
The new T-Bucket Bass becomes the first acoustic bass guitar to join the Hot Rod Design series. This grand concert body-style bass has a flame maple top with scalloped X bracing and a classic Fender Three-color Sunburst finish, mahogany back and sides, gloss-finish mahogany neck, Ivory body and neck binding, and a Fishman IsysTM III pickup system with onboard active preamp and tuner.
The new additions also include Fender’s concert and soprano ukuleles, the Ukulele Mino’Aka and Ukulele U’Uku. The Ukulele Mino’Aka features include a concert style mahogany body with tone bar bracing; three-piece mahogany neck with 19-fret rosewood fingerboard; aged body and fingerboard binding and a Telecaster headstock with Fender gold screen logo. The Ukulele U’Uku soprano is the smallest member of the ukulele family. Features include a mahogany body with soundboard bracing, three-piece mahogany neck with 12-fret rosewood fingerboard, black body and fingerboard binding and a Fender headstock shape and gold logo.
Also in the new models is the CN-240SCE Thinline, a crossover instrument for electric players and beginners looking for a classical guitar. Features include a soft cutaway for access to the upper frets, thinner neck profile, solid cedar top with traditional fan bracing, rosewood back and sides, gloss-finish 18-fret mahogany neck and a Fishman IsysTM III pickup system with onboard active preamp and tuner.
The new Fender acoustic products are available at authorized Fender dealers. For more information, and to locate a dealer near you, go to www.fender.com.
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