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Fender FSR Tim Armstrong Hellcat 'Checkerboard' Acoustic Electric Guitar

Introducing the Fender FSR Tim Armstrong Hellcat 'Checkerboard' Acoustic Electric Guitar, a ska-tastic 6-string version of the beloved Fender Hellcat acoustic, designed in collaboration with Rancid's frontman and guitarist, Tim Armstrong. This limited-edition model features a striking Checkerboard finish that pays homage to Armstrong's iconic style. Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, this guitar boasts a solid mahogany top with scalloped X bracing, ensuring a resonant and powerful tone with exceptional projection.

The Fender FSR Tim Armstrong Hellcat showcases unique design elements, including "Hellcat" position inlays and a 12-fret double-skulls inlay, adding a touch of individuality to this already distinctive instrument. The four-ply tortoiseshell pickguard further complements the guitar's captivating appearance.

Equipped with a Fishman preamp, the FSR Tim Armstrong Hellcat offers pristine amplified sound, perfect for stage performances and studio recordings. Tim Armstrong's signature adorns the truss rod cover, making this guitar a true collector's item and a must-have for any fan.

With its powerful sound, eye-catching Checkerboard finish, and exclusive features, the Fender FSR Tim Armstrong Hellcat 'Checkerboard' Acoustic Electric Guitar is a show-stopper on and off the stage. Get your hands on this limited-edition masterpiece, available at Acoustic Centre, the ultimate destination for guitar enthusiasts in Melbourne. Experience the ska-inspired vibes and signature sound of Tim Armstrong with the Fender FSR Tim Armstrong Hellcat 'Checkerboard' Acoustic Electric Guitar. Hurry, as this guitar is a rare gem and won't be available for long!

Acoustic Centre offers free shipping on all new items to most locations within Australia on all orders over $99, excluding Western Australia, Northern Territory and Far North Queensland. Used items have a flat rate shipping fee of $59 within our usual shipping locations. We also offer competitive Express shipping options at checkout.

Customers located in Western Australia, Northern Territory and Far North Queensland recieve free shipping on all accessory orders over $99, but will incur a flat rate instrument or large item shipping charge of $179 (or $299 for Express shipping).

Occasionally due to issues with delivering to remote or unusual destinations, we aren't able to offer free postage. We reserve the right to retract the offer if freight costs exceed 15% of your purchase. We will always notify you if there is an issue and offer a full refund or arrange alternative delivery options.

All strings and accessories will be shipped with tracking via courier or Australia Post. Other items including guitars and amplification equipment will be shipped using our courier service providers, with a tracking number and signature on delivery.

The Acoustic Centre ships goods Australia-wide, however at this time we are unable to accept international orders.

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  •  Low monthly payments
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  •  Return anytime after the minimum rental period
  •  No ongoing account keeping fees or charges

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We endeavour to show the actual instrument in stock whenever possible, but the guitar in stock may differ slightly from the one shown on our website. Materials used can look different from guitar to guitar, including timber grain and colour, parts colours and finishing. If an instrument is a one-of-a-kind or preowned guitar, the picture will always be of the actual guitar in stock, but production models may have slight variations to the picture shown.

If you're after a particular look, feel free to email us at or send us a message through our chat service to request photos of the actual guitar in stock. We are more than happy to send through pictures of all in-stock guitars, to make your choice easier.

Please note that returns will not be accepted for variations in timber grain /  colouring, finish variations and parts colouring, unless there is a fault with the instrument. If you have any questions at all regarding an instrument's appearance, just drop us a line - we're always happy to send photos, and if we have more than one instrument in stock you'll be able to choose the exact guitar that you receive!

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    Tyler R.
    Australia Australia

    Amazing guitar

    Pickup was great and ive been playing it every day since i got it with no issues