An absolutely stunning guitar straight from Fender Custom Shop. The 1957 Heavy Relic Stratocaster has all the vibe and mojo you'd expect to feel when holding a well-played, vintage instrument. Fenders Custom Shop toil over each one of these guitar to make each of them unique both in tone and wear.
A Collectors Dream, A Players Best Friend
This particular Stratocaster is designed and built to as close a specification as possible to an original 1957 Strat. This goes as far as the neck profile, hand wound era-accurate pickups, headstock design and logo, tuners and even small touches such as the body contouring.
The finish on this guitar almost tells a story. If you look closely you'll see the remnants of a 'Sunburst' finish, buried underneath a 60's style 'Sea Foam Green finish'. It's incredible how when you hold this guitar it really does feels like it's been passed down generations when really, it's just some Custom Shop magic at work.
- Finish Package - Heavy Relic
- Plating - Chrome
- Weight - 7.40 lbs
- Body Wood - GTR & Bass Ash
- Body Construction - 2 Piece
- Color Finish - Two Tone
- Sort for Light Weight - Yes Sort
- Finish - Lacquer
- Hardware Color - Nickel
- Bridge Assembly – Standard Bridge Assembly, Strat Vintage Relic
- Tuner Keys - Vintage Strat Relic
- Neck Plate - R Serial Vintage
- Neck Assembly - Custom Neck, '56 Strat CC/REL
- Fingerboard - Maple
- Neck Blank - 5/4 Quarter Sawn, Light Tint, Dirty Neck
- Face Dot - Micarta Black 6.3MM
- Side Dot - Micarta White 3/32"
- Fret Wire - Cut Dunlop 615
- Number of Frets - 21
- Fingerboard Radius - 9.5" Radius
- Neck Shape – 57 Style Soft "V"
- Neck Thickness at 1st Fret - .85"
- Neck Thickness at 12th Fret – .99"
- Nut - Bone
- Neck Pickup - Strat Fat 5's Nk Relic
- Middle Pickup - RWRP Strat Fat 5's Mid Relic
- Bridge Pickup - Strat Fat 5's Brg Relic
- Pickguard – '56 Strat RH Relic
- Pickup Selector Switch –5-Way Switch
- Volume & Tone Knobs – White Relic Pimco, Modern Wiring
|Number Of Strings||6 string|
|Right / Left Handed||right handed|
|Guitar Style||stratocaster style|
|Body Material||alder body|
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