Red Rocket Atomic, Mint Cream

$3,850
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This custom made Red Rocket Atomic Tele combines a lightweight and highly resonant swamp ash body with a solid mahogany neck and rosewood board to provide a wealth of both familiar and unique tones in an exceptional playing and visually stunning package. The TV Jones Classic set provides chime and growl equally in the bridge position while the neck is warm and smooth with just a pinch of compression, and in the middle position there are very Chet-esque tones on tap, especially played fingerstyle. The Mint Cream finish calls back to classic car finishes from the '50s, with the checkerboard binding tying the whole visual package together. As always with Red Rocket, the fit, finish, and fretwork are impeccable and the guitar plays even better than it looks (a tall order). If you're in the market for a Tele with unique character and style yet still begs to be played, this Atomic might be the one.

  • Body style: Telecaster
  • Body material: Swamp ash
  • Color: Mint Cream
  • Finish: Gloss
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Neck shape: C
  • Radius: 12"
  • Fingerboard: Brazilian rosewood
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Nut material: Bone
  • Bridge/tailpiece: TonePros wraparound bridge
  • Tuners: Hipshot
  • Pickups: TV Jones spotted Custom Classic set
  • Serial number: N/A
  • Year of build: 2021
  • Case: Mono M80

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Key Features

Red Rocket Atomic, Mint Cream
Design
Red Rocket's Atomic is a true throwback design, from the Tele-inspired body and tone to the classic 1950s car Mint Cream finish
Tonewoods
A lightweight and highly resonant swamp ash body is combined with a solid mahogany neck and rosewood board
Electronics
The TV Jones Classic pickup set provides chime and growl equally in the bridge position, while the neck is warm and smooth with just a pinch of compression

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Red Rocket creates vibe-soaked guitars inspired by the tail lights on a ’59 Caddy, the two-tone paint on a ’51 Indian Chief dripping with chrome, neon on old diners and cover art from cool old pulp sci-fi magazines; guitars that look like they are from another era but feel like a finely detailed boutique instrument made just for you.

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All our guitars come with an appraisal period meaning easy returns if you’re not satisfied