The Fender American Stratocaster is possibly the most popular guitar ever made. Five years after the original Fender Stratocaster was introduced to the world, Fender brought out yet another bench-mark creation. Featuring a distinctive and visually/tonally different capped rosewood fingerboard (versus the maple neck and board found common on the '57 Stratocaster) and a three-ply white pickguard
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Series: American Vintage Body Shape: Stratocaster® Body Material: Alder Body Finish: New Fender Flash Coat Lacquer Neck: Maple, "D" Shape Neck Finish: New Fender Flash Coat Lacquer Fingerboard: Maple (800) Three Tone Sunburst Fingerboard Radius: 7.25" (18.41 cm) Frets: 21, Vintage Style Frets Scale Length: 25.5" (64.8 cm) Nut Width: 1.650 (42 mm) String Nut: Bone Truss Rod: Vintage-Style Heel Adjust Pickups: New American Vintage '59 Strat® Single-Coil Pickup (Bridge) New American Vintage '59 Strat® Single-Coil Pickup (Middle) New American Vintage '59 Strat® Single-Coil Pickup (Neck) Pickup Switching: 5-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Middle Pickup, Position 3. Middle Pickup, Position 4. Middle and Neck Pickup, Position 5. Neck Pickup Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1 (Neck) , Tone 2 (Middle and Bridge) Hardware: Chrome Tuning Keys: Single Line "Fender Deluxe" Vintage Style Bridge: American Vintage Synchronized Tremolo Control Knobs: New Aged White Strat® Pickguard: Single-Ply White on MN; 3-Ply Mint Green with Vintage Bevel on RW Strings: Fender® USA 250R NPS, (.010-.046 Gauges) Case/Gig Bag: New Deluxe Vintage Brown Case Incl. Accessories: Vintage '59 Strat Strap, Cable, and Cloth; Vintage 3-Position Switch, '50s Strat Information Kit, Bridge Cover, Owner's Manual, Saddle Height Wrench Unique Features: Early-1959 model in faded Three-color Sunburst has slim-profile D-shaped maple neck and single-ply white pickguard with eight holes; Later 1959 model in limited faded Sonic Blue has slim-profile, dark rosewood slab fingerboard and three-ply mint green pickguard with 10 holes; All-new pickups wound to period-correct specs and sound; Vintage-accurate bridge saddles and tuner spacing 7 lbs 9 oz #V1632739
For more information on the Fender American Vintage '59 Stratocaster, please call 314-781-7500.