Up for sale is a fantastic 1966 Fender Custom Color Stratocaster in its original and well-worn Lake Placid Blue finish. This transitional era instrument features a large headstock, Brazilian rosewood fingerboard w/ pearl dotes, Kluson double line tuners, and an F serial plate. The neck is stamped 13DEC65B, original grey bottom pickups date to 11-3-66, and the pots are coded 1376542 dating to the 42nd week of 1965. The wiring is all original including the original 3 way switch. At one point the pickup cavity was shielded with shielding paint and the guitar has been professionally refretted. At the same time, a new nut was installed. Otherwise, this instrument is stock and has all the vibe and all the mojo!! Plays and sounds fabulous and comes complete with its original hardshell case.

Year: 1966.

Model: Custom Color Stratocaster

Serial: 121580.

Finish: Lake Placid Blue.

Case: Original hardshell case.

Weight: 7lbs. 15oz.

Condition: Very good condition, plenty of incredible play wear.

Modifications: Shielding paint in cavity, refret, new nut.

Comments: Fantastic '66 Custom Color Strat in its original Lake Placid Blue finish!

Thunder Road Guitars

Thunder Road Guitars

Very Good
Lake Placid Blue
Original Hard
9 Years
Thunder Road Guitars
Frank Gross
Seattle, WA
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