1965 Fender Jaguar Sunburst

1965 Fender Jaguar Sunburst

Fender debuted the Jaguar model in 1962 as the next jewel in the Offset Contour Body line. The Jaguar featured a slightly modified version of the Jazzmaster's offset body, proprietary shielded single coil pickups, a rhythm/lead circuit with bass cut switch, a new "Fender Mute" bridge mute and the Jazzmaster's tremolo…
1966 Fender Jaguar Black Matching Headstock

1966 Fender Jaguar Black Matching Headstock

Fender debuted the Jaguar model in 1962 as the next jewel in the offset line. The Jaguar featured a slightly modified version of the Jazzmaster’s offset body, proprietary shielded single coil pickups, a rhythm/lead circuit with bass cut switch, a new “Fender Mute” bridge mute and the Jazzmaster’s tremolo and…
1964 Fender Jaguar Blonde over Ash

1964 Fender Jaguar Blonde over Ash

Fender debuted the Jaguar model in 1962 as the next jewel in the Offset Contour Body line. The Jaguar featured a slightly modified version of the Jazzmaster's offset body, proprietary shielded single coil pickups, a rhythm/lead circuit with bass cut switch, a new "Fender Mute" bridge mute and the Jazzmaster's tremolo…
1966 Fender Jaguar Black with matching headstock

1966 Fender Jaguar Black with matching headstock

Here is a very exciting guitar that came through the shop this past weekend. Black is a very rare custom color for Fender Jazzmaster and Jaguar guitars. Fender didn't make many black matching headstocks because the black text on the logo sticker isn't visible on a black headstock. Still, a few black…
Vintage Fender Jaguar – Custom Color Gold Hardware

Vintage Fender Jaguar – Custom Color Gold Hardware

1966 Fender Jaguar in factory black finish, matching headstock and gold hardware. This guitar was just posted on a vintage guitar Facebook group (not for sale!). Factory black offset vintage Fender guitars are in short supply. The gold hardware really sets this one apart from the rest. It even comes…
1966 Fender Jaguar Custom Color Black matching headstock

1966 Fender Jaguar Custom Color Black matching headstock

Fender debuted the Jaguar model in 1962 as the next jewel in the offset line. The Jaguar featured a slightly modified version of the Jazzmaster's offset body, proprietary shielded single coil pickups, a rhythm/lead circuit with bass cut switch, a new "Fender Mute" bridge mute and the Jazzmaster's tremolo and…
Vintage Fender Jaguar Guitars

Vintage Fender Jaguar Guitars

Vintage Fender Jaguar Guitars The Fender Jaguar was introduced in 1962 as the more student friendly addition of the offset line starting with the Jazzmaster. The Jaguar features a shorter scale neck at 24" and its own version of Fender's single coil pickups that make it distinctive among the sea of…
1965 Fender Jaguar in Olympic White

1965 Fender Jaguar in Olympic White

And I don't!  Want to part with mine, that is.  I will certainly not take it surfing, although I don't have to worry about that here in Birmingham, AL.  My 1965 Fender Jaguar will not be cruising the waves anytime soon.The Jaguar was introduced in 1962 as Fender's new top-of-the…
The Fender custom color chart from 1964 and 1965

The Fender custom color chart from 1964 and 1965

Fender Color Chart 1964 The Fender color chart! This one is from 1964. I received this rare bit of Fender paper with a 1964 Fender Jaguar that was factory finished in super rare Black! Custom color Fender guitars are often misidentified as the wrong color. The difference in shades can…