1997 Fender Japan '62 Reissue Stratocaster


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  • Year: 1997 (Circa)
  • Manufacturer: Fender Japan
  • Model: '62 Reissue Stratocaster
  • Case: Hard
  • Color: 3-Tone Sunburst
  • Condition: Near Mint

9.8 of 10 Condition (a few tiny superficial scratches, includes tags)

Crazy clean for a 20 year old guitar. This is an excellent example of a Japanese Strat - far superior to it's Mexican cousins and some say as good as the American made reissues. This one gets the John Reynolds "Great Value" stamp of approval too.

Alder body
Slab' Rosewood fretboard
Tinted 1-piece Maple neck
White dot position markers
Three single coil pickups with staggered-height alnico pole pieces
3-ply green/black/green with 11 screws.
A vintage tremolo/vibrato bridge
Pre-1964 style 'spaghetti' Fender logo
Generous body contouring with plenty of arm and chest relief
Individual routings in the body for each pickup - not a universal rout
Kluson-style vintage machine heads with nickel plating, oval pegs
Blank neckplate (no serial # or "F")
Crafted in Japan and serial # decal on neck heel
A single nickel plated string guide on the headstock
25 1/2" scale
1 5/8" nut width
Poly finish
7 lbs. 2 oz.
Rectangular tweed hardshell case included