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Fender Made in Japan Modern HH Stratocaster in Olympic Pearl

Contemporary Style and Sound

Written by

Cian Hodge

Finally, a Fender for contemporary guitarists! The Made in Japan Modern Strat has been redesigned with a supremely sleek flat top and comes packing a pair of Modern Modified humbucking pickups, delivering cutting attack suited to high-gain tones.

Fender Made in Japan guitars are very special - rarely do they make their way to Europe and America. So if you see one, you'd better snap it up quick! There's a good chance you won't find the same one again...


The MiJ Modern Strat takes on a wildly different look to vintage Fender guitars. It's made of an alder body with a poly lacquer coat, keeping the classy finish looking clean far into the future.

Attached is an advanced compound radius maple neck, evolving from a round "C" shape suited to chords up to a flatter "D" at the top frets, which helps out immensely for faster lead playing. The neck's satin finish is a must-have for many guitarists, allowing for seamless non-stick movement.

Working in tandem with the neck is a compound radius fretboard starting off at a Fender standard 9.5-inches and moving into an ultra modern flat 14-inch radius, again to make lead techniques as easy as possible.


This is a real departure from the classic Fender mantra. The MiJ Modern is equipped with a double dose Modern Modified Type I humbuckers, dishing out a higher output than vintage humbuckers found on other Fender guitars. They produce a prominent mid-range push with a tight low end and sharp highs. Controls are simple - you get a tone dial for each humbucker as well as three-way pickup switching.



  • Series: Made in Japan Modern
  • Country Of Origin: JP
  • Color: Olympic Pearl
  • Body: Alder
  • Body Finish: Polyester
  • Body Shape: Stratocaster


  • Neck Material: Maple
  • Neck Finish: Satin Polyurethane
  • Neck Shape: Compound Back Shape, Modern "C" to "D"
  • Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
  • Fingerboard: Selected Rosewood
  • Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" to 14" Compound Radius (241 mm-355.6 mm)
  • Number of Frets: 22
  • Frets Size: Medium Jumbo
  • String Nut: Bone
  • Nut Width: 1.675" (42.5 mm)
  • Position Inlays: White Dot


  • Bridge Pickup: Modern Modified Humbucking Pickup Type I
  • Neck Pickup: Modern Modified Humbucking Pickup Type I
  • Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. (Bridge Pickup)
  • Pickup Switching: 3-Position Blade
  • Pickup Configuration: HH


  • Bridge: 2-Point Deluxe Synchronized Tremolo with Pop-In Arm
  • Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome
  • Tuning Machines: Deluxe Cast/Sealed Locking
  • Pickguard: None
  • Control Knobs: Knurled Flat-Top
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