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They seem fairly resistant to feedback, especially in the smaller body of a 339.It also has vintage style feature such as tulip-head Kluson tuners, nickel hardware, ABR-1 bridge, stop tailpiece, dot fingerboard inlays, and lacquer finish, which combine to give it the appearance of a '58 Dot.Pickups were swapped out from the original 57 Classics to a set of Fralin Big Singles (0/pair), which are noted for their more articulate single coil tonewithout the hum of a single coil.In addition, it has been wired for the volume controls on top; tones on bottom, rather than side/side.Hughes & Kettner Tube Meister 5 Combo, (top), (back), (acc.). Excellent choice for the studio or a grab-and-go practice combo.You can choose between 5 watts of built-in power or, use the speaker off mode for silent recording in the studio.2015 Fender American Deluxe Telecaster Thinline, (front), (back), (side), (headstock), (N3/S-1 switch), (case).Stylishly appointed, super lightweight, but underneath it all it's all Tele twang! It features a light semi-hollow ash body, single F-hole, tortoise shell binding, and polished chrome hardware. Other features include a one-piece maple neck with a "modern C" profile, compound-radius (9.5"-14") maple fingerboard, 22 medium jumbo frets, raised chrome logo, staggered locking tuners, through-body 6-saddle bridge plate, comfortable contoured heel and neckplate, and four-ply tortoise shell pickguard.
Cosmetically its nice for a used guitar with a few minor flaws, the worst of which is a finish only chip on the headstock (shown here).2008 Custom Gibson ES-339 - Antique Vintage Sunburst, (front), (back), (headstock), (case).Upgraded with a set of Linday Fralin "Big Singles".Just click on any underlined text and it should open a picture; if you move your cursor over the pic and there's a magnifying glass displayed instead of your cursor, click the pic and it will expand it to larger size.Section below see page links at the bottom of this page (hit Control and End buttons) for 1000's more pieces of gear.
The original idea for the Thinline in '69 was to provide a lighter body while retaining the that Tele tone. Electronics include dual N3 Noiseless single-coil Telecaster pickups with three-way switching, and S-1 switch for series wiring in middle pickup position.