Fender American Original '50s Stratocaster MN Aztec Gold

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  • Fender American Original '50s Stratocaster MN Aztec Gold
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Description

Fender American Original '50s Stratocaster MN Aztec Gold

When we released the Stratocaster in 1954, we didn't set out to create a classic-but we did. The Stratocaster's sleek style, articulate sound and plethora of innovations redefined electric guitar and opened up a brave new world of musical possibilities. The American Original '50s Stratocaster maintains Fender's legendary original-era style and ground-breaking tone, while adding modern feel and pickup switching.

The wax-potted Pure Vintage '59 single-coil Stratocaster pickups are as period-correct as possible, from the Formvar-coated coil wire to the cloth-covered output wires, fiber bobbins and alnico 5 magnets. The thick "Soft V" neck profile is perfect for chording, while the 9.5"-radius fingerboard enhances playability. Other authentic touches include vintage-tall frets, original-era body radii, vintage-style hardware-including a six-point synchronized tremolo bridge-vintage-style hardshell case and a lacquer finish that not only lets the wood "breathe" naturally, it also ages in a distinctively appealing way.

The American Original '50s Stratocaster is the best way to experience the performance, style and tone that made Fender a household name among guitarists.

Specifications

Body

Body Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Body Material: Alder
Body Shape: Stratocaster®

Neck

Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm)
Fret Size: Vintage Tall
Neck Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Neck Material: Maple
Neck Shape: Soft "V"
Number of Frets: 21
Nut Material: Bone
Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)
Position Inlays: Black Dots
Truss Rod Nut: Vintage-Style Slotted

Electronics

Bridge Pickup: Pure Vintage '59 Single-Coil Strat
Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. (Bridge/Middle Pickup)
Middle Pickup: Pure Vintage '59 Single-Coil Strat
Neck Pickup: Pure Vintage '59 Single-Coil Strat

Hardware

Bridge: Pure Vintage 6-Saddle Synchronized Tremolo
Control Knobs: Eggshell
Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome
Neck Plate: 4-Bolt
Pickguard: 1-Ply Eggshell
Tuning Machines: Pure Vintage Single Line "Fender Deluxe"

Miscellaneous

Strings: Fender® USA, NPS, (.010-.046 Gauges)

*Specifications subject to change without notice.

 

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Warranty Information

2 Year Australia Wide Warranty
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