Fender Acoustic New Summer Additions

Published 11 years ago on July 3, 2012

By Guitar Interactive Magazine

Fender Acoustic New Summer Additions -

Fender Acoustic guitars has announce several new models for thesummer, including a fresh take on a popular signature model, adreadnought bass and a pair of mandolins.

The Tim Armstrong Hellcat-12 takes off where Tim's distinctivesix-string model left off. The richly resonant Tim ArmstrongHellcat-12 is a 12-string version of his popular signature model,and has distinctive features including a solid mahogany top withscalloped X bracing and four-ply tortoiseshell pickguard,Hellcatposition inlays, 12-fret double-skulls inlay, Fishman preamp andArmstrong's signature on the truss rod cover.

The CD-220SCE All Zebrano dreadnought acoustic is stunning bothvisually and sonically thanks to its all-zebrano wood back andsides, which look fantastic and impart wonderfully balanced tonewith rich harmonics. Other features include scalloped X bracing andback center stripe mosaic inlay, abalone rosette and tortoiseshellpickguard, mahogany neck with dual-action truss rod, 20-fretrosewood fingerboard with smaller (3 mm) dot inlays, rosewoodbridge with compensated saddle, black bridge pins with abalonedots, mother-of-pearl Fender logo headstock inlay, gold hardwareand Fishman Presys pickup system with active onboard preamp, tuner,volume and tone controls and low-battery indicator light.

The Fender California series meets the Hot Rod Design series.When you cross Sonoran™ and T-Bucket acoustic models, the result isa truly amazing guitar - the new Sonoran-Bucket dreadnought.Premium features include a vintage-sunburst flame maple top withT-Bucket rosette, laminated mahogany back and sides, Stratocaster®headstock and maple neck with 12th-fret F logo, rosewood bridgewith compensated saddle and Fishman Isys III pickup/preamp systemwith built-in tuner.

The CB-100CE Bass is an affordable dreadnought cutaway acousticbass with pro features, including a resonant spruce top withscalloped X bracing and mother-of-pearl acrylic rosette, mahoganyback and sides, mahogany neck with Jazz Bass® profile anddual-action truss rod, rosewood bridge with compensated saddle, andFishman Isys III pickup/preamp system with built-in tuner.

The ever-popular FM-63S is now electrified with a piezo pickupand volume and tone controls. The FM-63SE mandolin also features asolid spruce top with tone barbracing and f holes, carved solidmaple back, flame maple sides, ivory bodybinding, three-plytortoiseshell pickguard, bound fingerboard and headstock, pearloiddot inlays, rosewood bridge with compensated saddle, gold hardwareand tail piece, and mother-of-pearl headstock inlays.

The FM-101 Mandolin rings with greattone, performance and value, with features including a laminatedspruce top withf holes and tone bar bracing, ivory body binding andgloss sunburst finish, bound fingerboard, rosewood fingerboard withdot inlays, rosewood bridge with compensated saddle, and chrometailpiece.

 Fender CB-100 CE Bass

Fender CB-100 CE BassFender CD-220SCE All Zebrano

Fender CD-220SCE All Zebrano
Fender FM-63SE

Fender FM-63SE

Fender FM-101

Fender FM-101

Fender Sonoran -Bucket

Fender Sonoran -Bucket

Fender Tim Armstrong Hellcate - 12

Fender Tim Armstrong Hellcat -12

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