Fender Limited Edition Electric XII 12-String Electric Guitar - Lake Placid Blue
The Fender Electric XII is a 12-string electric guitar from the Fender's 2019 Alternate Reality Series. This latest edition of the Electric XII (it was originally launched in 1965) is a great addition to any guitarist's arsenal, delivering a unique tone, vintage looks, and modern playability.
Designed from the ground up for modern-day performance and authentic tone, the Fender Electric XII is visually and tonally standout performer. Its body features a Jazzmaster design constructed from alder and topped with a 4-ply Aged White Pearloid. Paired with the body is a great feeling maple neck (with a Modern C profile) and topped with a 9.5" radius fingerboard set with 22 medium jumbo frets. The distinctive 1965 headstock design, adds to the guitars appeal and vintage looks.
The Electric XII comes fitted with a pair of split-coil pickups that have been specially designed for this guitar. They deliver a crisp, clean and balanced tone, enhancing that classic 12-string jangly tone. The pickups are wired through master volume and master tone control section and a 3-way pickup selector switch, giving access to a good variety of tones.
With its special 12-string hardtail bridge and vintage style tuners, the Electric XII is able to hold tuning well, an essential feature for any 12-string instrument! With its fully adjustable design, featuring 12 individual saddles, you'll also be able to easily maintain spot-on intonation.
With its unique 12-string sound and cool aesthetics, the Fender Electric XII will add a uniquely creative touch to your music.
Includes deluxe gig bag.
- 12-string electric guitar
- Alder body - Jazzmaster body shape
- Gloss Polyester body finish
- Maple neck - modern C profile
- 25.5" scale
- Pau ferro fingerboard
- 9.5" radius
- 22 medium jumbo frets
- Split-Coil Electric XII neck and bridge pickups
- Master volume and master tone
- 3-way pickup selector switch
- Fully adjustable 12-Saddle hardtail bridge
- Vintage style tuners
- 4-ply aged white pearloid pickguard
- Includes deluxe gigbag
It's fantastic - nicely made and finished - plays well - and a great sound, distinctly different from my acoustic or my Rickenbacker 12-strings ... more Jimmy Page than Roger McGuin.