The Stratocaster is the classic rock and roll guitar and the US made, Fender American Standard Stratocaster is the flagship version of the Stratocaster line-up.
American Made, Musical Icon
The Fender Stratocaster, originally designed by Leo Fender in 1954, is a time-honoured classic and is crafted for those who appreciate and aspire to pure Fender style and quality.
Featuring peerless performance and a fantastic feel, there is nothing quite like the real deal – American Standard Stratocaster.
Noted for its bright, balanced and resonant tone, alder wood has been used for the body of the American Standard Strat. Offering pronounced upper midrange, excellent sustain and sharp attack – Fender only use the best quality wood.
The American Standard, while staying true to its original incarnation, features many modern upgrades to bring you the ultimate guitar playing experience.
A modern neck designed for both comfort and performance has been crafted with a contemporary “C” shaped profile and has a smooth satin-finish back.
The fretboard has a modern 9.5” radius with comfortably rolled edges to instantly give the feeling that you’ve been playing this instrument for years. 22 medium jumbo frets complete the easy-to-play, comfortable fretboard.
Hardware and Electronics
For superior intonation and sustain while offering easy adjustment, the Fender American standard Stratocaster features a modern bridge with upgraded features. The two-point tremolo Stratocaster bridge holds bent steel saddles and a copper-infused block for enhanced sustain and improved fluidity of the tremolo action.
Delivering sparkling single-coil tone with superior performance, the American standard Fender Stratocaster has been fitted with free, specially voiced, Fat ‘50s pickups directly from Fender’s best of the very best Fender Custom Shop.
Staggered tuners mean you have tuning posts at different heights, thus optimising the break angle of the strings over the nut. This helps eliminate fret buzz and results in improved performance.
Rock ‘n’ Roll Classic
The Fender Stratocaster is an icon of rock ‘n’ roll history the American standard is the flagship iteration of this incredible instrument.
With Fender Custom Shop Fat 50s’ pickups and the classic Fender style and quality craftsmanship, presented here with a beautiful black finish and a hardshell case included.
The Fender American Standard Stratocaster is a classic instrument that would be the jewel in your guitar collection.
Black Fender American Standard Stratocaster Specs and Features:
- Body Material: Alder
- Body Finish: Urethane
- Body Shape: Stratocaster
- Neck Material: Maple
- Neck Shape: Modern “C” Profile
- Fretboard Material: Rosewood
- Number of Frets: 22
- Nut Material: Synthetic Bone
- Position Inlays: Black Dot
- Neck Finish: Satin Urethane Finish on Back of Neck with Gloss Urethane Headstock Face
- Scale Length: 25.5” (648mm)
- Fretboard Radius: 9.5” (241mm)
- Fret Size: Medium Jumbo
- Nut Width: 1.685” (42.8mm)
- Truss Rod: Bi-Flex
- Bridge Pickup: Custom Shop Fat ‘50s Single-Coil Strat
- Middle Pickup: Custom Shop Fat ‘50s Single-Coil Strat
- Neck Pickup: Custom Shop Fat ‘50s Single-Coil Strat
- Switching: 5-Position Blade
- Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1 (Neck Pickup), Tone 2 (Bridge/Middle Pickup)
- Configuration: SSS
- Bridge: 2-Point Synchronised Tremolo with Bent Steel Saddles
- Tuning Machines: Fender Standard Cast/Sealed Staggered
- Hardware Finish: Chrome
- Control Knobs: Aged White Plastic
- Pickguard: 3-Ply Parchment
- Neck Plate: 4-Bolt with Micro-Tilt Adjustment
- Strings: FENDER Super 250L, NPS, (.009-.042 gauges)
- Case: Hardshell Case Included
|Case Included||hard case|
|Pickup Config||3 x single coil|
|Number Of Strings||6 string|
|Right / Left Handed||right handed|
|Guitar Style||stratocaster style|
|Body Size||full size|
|Body Material||alder body|
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