FDP Home Page / FDP Forum / FAQ's

The FDP is made possible by the following companies and individual members like you.
Please use the links below to show them we value their sponsorship.

Jensen Loudspeakers

Musician's Friend

Guitar Center

Amplified Parts

Yellowjackets Tube Converters

Sweetwater

Apex Tube Matching

Amazon

MOD KITS DIY

WD Music

Antique Electronics Supply


* God bless America and our men and women in uniform *

* Illegitimi non carborundum! *

If you benefit and learn from the FDP and enjoy our site, please help support us and become a Contributing Member or make a Donation today! The FDP counts on YOU to help keep the site going with an annual contribution. It's quick and easy with PayPal. Please do it TODAY!

Chris Greene, Host & Founder

LOST YOUR PASSWORD?

......................................................................

   
FDP Jam
Calendar
Find musicians
in your area!
  Search the Forums  

FDP Forum / Fender Guitars: Telecasters / What's your favorite colors for a tele?

Previous 20 Messages   Next 20 Messages  
Electron

Third World Man

E'lera del terzo mondo
Apr 24th, 2016 12:58 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

I'm into the Nashville Tele, but 60s vintage style. An alder body, 3TSB, rosewood neck, mint guard, with a 2nd neck pickup where the mid one goes.

Vintage Nashville

(This message was last edited by Electron at 05:36 PM, Sep 12th, 2017)

Saracen
Contributing Member
**********
******

Vancouver, Wa.

Apr 24th, 2016 06:13 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Black, double bound with a maple neck, like this one

here.

(This message was last edited by Saracen at 01:13 AM, Mar 15th, 2017)

stinger22

USA

Apr 25th, 2016 04:40 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Sunburst but then all my favorites are sunburst.

Tygr1

Texas

Apr 25th, 2016 05:23 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Olympic White/White/Maple.

oslpchris

Deep Ellum, TX

chris
Apr 27th, 2016 07:09 AM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Black Telecaster Custom with Rosewood neck.

Nothing is cooler looking

MM

The City of Angels

Gunga galunga... gunga, gunga-galunga
Oct 13th, 2016 02:48 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Blonde blackguard.
Black whiteguard.
Both maple necks.

Not so coincidentally these are the colors of my 2 teles. :)

Guitar Fool
Contributing Member
**********
*******

Sunshine State

Just a pawn in someone else's game
Oct 13th, 2016 03:04 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

all of the colors are good!!

here is my latest favorite

Dakota Red

USA southwest

luck is the residue of desire
Feb 15th, 2017 08:55 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

57-year-old Dakota Red with green guard

swampyankee
Contributing Member
**********
*

olde New England

If you can't play good, play loud
Feb 17th, 2017 07:40 AM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Funny you should ask. Ive always thought blonde with maple neck was the iconic Tele. I even built a parts-Esquire using a see thru blonde body and maple neck.
My Am Std Tele was originally black with rosewood (tuxedo tele) and i intended to rebody it blonde but ended up sunburst. I consider it pretty lackluster and I've finally decided to have it painted ice blue metallic. It's going to the painter this morning.

like this one

(This message was last edited by swampyankee at 01:31 PM, Feb 20th, 2017)

Te 52

Laws of Physics

strictly enforced
Feb 18th, 2017 11:00 AM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Blonde body, not too glossy. Maple neck. Single-ply white pickguard. No binding, no gold.

When it comes to Teles, I'm anti-bling.

littleuch
Contributing Member
**********
*****

Florida

Feb 18th, 2017 12:02 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

That's the thing about Teles for me; bling or beaten, I love 'em all. Strats are my favorite Fender but given the resources I would likely own more Teles. Nocaster, Esquire, Thinline, Deluxe, P90s, Harrison rosewood,....lordy!

Bling and blang

(This message was last edited by littleuch at 03:13 PM, Feb 18th, 2017)

2ndCity

USA/Chicago

God Bless our men and woman in uniform
Mar 6th, 2017 03:55 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Faded Shell pink, white or mint hreen pickguard, yjree saddle ashtray bridhe, all vintage hardware with a rosewood neck.

herbman
Contributing Member
**********

West of Boston

Just workin' part time.
Mar 6th, 2017 08:40 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Butterscotch Nocaster, Ocean turquoise with rosewood, red with black pickguard maple board Esquire, sunburst '62 with rosewood, natural ash with maple board black pickguard, same with rosewood board, burnt pine with ebony fretboard.

HenryJ
Contributing Member
**********

Bogue Falaya River

is STILL dark and cold.
Mar 7th, 2017 08:06 AM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

When I hear the word "Telecaster," my mind's eye sees "butterscotch."

But my Beatlemaniac brother once had the George Harrison rooftop Telecaster. It was rather nice.

Tenbrooks

USA

Mar 13th, 2017 07:07 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

White Blond / Maple Neck

Tenbrooks

USA

Mar 13th, 2017 07:08 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

White Blonde / Maple Neck

Malcolm
Contributing Member
******

Edmond, OK

Mar 20th, 2017 01:46 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Thought I'd bring the Tele forum up to date.

Tenbrooks

USA

Mar 31st, 2017 06:34 PM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

White blonde, parchment guard, maple neck.

side-swipeTelecaster

The Free World

The New World Order is DOOMED...
Apr 2nd, 2017 02:08 AM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

In no particular order-----black, white, blue, red, butterscotch blonde, and sunburst.....

-My Telecaster is a sunburst... :)

Joe Potts
Contributing Member
**********
****

Western Pa.

I'm an old guitar hassler
Apr 2nd, 2017 09:10 AM   Edit   Profile   Print Topic   Search Topic

Since I just got one in faded sonic blue, I guess I should say faded sonic blue!

Previous 20 Messages   Next 20 Messages  

FDP Forum / Fender Guitars: Telecasters / What's your favorite colors for a tele?




Reply to this Topic
Display my email address             Lost your password?
Your Message:
Link Address (URL):
Link Title:




Moderators: Chris Greene  Iron Man  reverendrob  

FDP, LLC Privacy Policy: Your real name, username, and email
are held in confidence and not disclosed to any third parties, sold, or
used for anything other than FDP Forum registration unless you specifically authorize disclosure.

Furtkamp.com 
Internet Application Development

Copyright © 1999-2017 Fender Discussion Page, LLC   All Rights Reserved