The FSR hand stained American Standard was released in limited quantities in March 2012.
Only 250 Telecaster were released to the marck, 125 being nin the US with 75 heading for Europe and only 16 landing in the UK.
The first 50 were signed by Fender USA's Jeff Allen, the production manager of Fender factory in Corona California.
The Mahogany stain is hand applies before a thin satin laquer is added on top.
The last of the Telecasters to be built without the new 2012 revamped countoured body. This version of the Amerian Standard was issued in 2008 as reviewed below.
A limited, limited edition guitar.