Fender's Stratocaster has an incredibly storied history that is exemplified in the exciting new American Original '50s Stratocaster. The guitar's alder body, lacquer finish, "Soft V" profile maple neck, 9.5" radius fingerboard put the unmistakable feel of '50s-era Strats right at your fingertips. Three Pure Vintage '59 single-coils are specifically voiced to replicate the iconic Stratocaster sound that made it a household name. The American Original is also outfitted with Vintage-Correct hardware, furthering its authentic in-hand feel from the bridge to the tuners. It even has period correct body and neck radii; Fender has left no stone unturned when it cam to replicating a '50s original. With its incredible attention to detail, vintage hardware, and authentic Fender feel and tone, the American Original '50s Stratocaster is a guitar you surely won't want to miss out on.
-Body Material: Alder
-Body Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
-Body Shape: Stratocaster
-Neck Material: Maple
-Neck Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer
-Neck Shape: Soft "V"
-Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
-Fingerboard Material: Maple
-Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm)
-Number of Frets: 21
-Fret Size: Vintage Tall
-Nut Material: Bone
-Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)
-Position Inlays: Black Dots
-Truss Rod: Vintage-Style Butt Adjust
-Truss Rod Nut: Vintage-Style Slotted
-Bridge Pickup: Pure Vintage '59 Single-Coil Strat
-Middle Pickup: Pure Vintage '59 Single-Coil Strat
-Neck Pickup: Pure Vintage '59 Single-Coil Strat
-Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. (Bridge/Middle 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
-Bridge: Pure Vintage 6-Saddle Synchronized Tremolo
-Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome
-Tuning Machines: Pure Vintage Single Line "Fender Deluxe"
-Pickguard: 1-Ply Eggshell
-Control Knobs: Eggshell
-Switch Tip: Eggshell
-Neck Plate: 4-Bolt
-Case/Gig Bag: Vintage-Style Hardshell
Why We Love Fender
It's hard to find a name more synonymous with guitars than Fender. Ever since Leo Fender burst onto the scene with his now-iconic Telecaster, Fender guitars have found homes in the hands of brand new guitar players and seasoned rock stars. When the headstock says Fender, you know you're getting a quality instrument.