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Fender MIJ Traditional '50s Stratocaster in 2-Colour Sunburst

Made In Japan. Gig Bag Included.

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Elliot Stent

Fender's MIJ Traditional Series encompasses a range of vintage-inspired Fender instruments. Combining iconic looks and "Golden Era" specs with renowned Japanese craftsmanship, these time-honoured guitars and basses pay tribute to some of the most coveted music-making tools ever created!

This Traditional '50s Stratocaster is a real "time capsule" guitar that provides the playability and sound of Fender's earliest Strat models. From its vintage-style pickups and hardware, to its thick "U"-shaped neck and stylish 1-ply pickguard — this retro instrument is a nostalgic masterpiece that will give old-school guitar aficionados plenty of satisfying vibe.

Key Features

  • Basswood Body — Lightweight timber with balanced tonal properties. A rock-solid foundation for the trio of single-coils.
  • Bolt-On Construction — Produces the "snappy" note response synonymous with all Fender instruments.
  • "U"-Shaped Neck — Classic '50s profile provides comfortable playability with its girthy, traditional shape.
  • Vintage Frets — Smaller fret-wire gives your fingers reassuring contact with the fingerboard and allows you to play with plenty of control.
  • Fender Vintage-Style Pickups — Three single-coils deliver the vibrant "chiming" sounds that all Fender Stratocasters are adored for. 5-way switch provides a wide sonic palette too!
  • Vintage-Style Synchronized Tremolo — Lets you embellish chords and lead lines with smooth, expressive vibrato.
  • Bone Nut — Classic, low-friction material minimises unwanted tuning slips and enhances sustain.
  • Vintage-Style Tuners — High-quality, old-school tuning machines allow for precise string pitching.

Specifications

Body

  • Body: Basswood
  • Body Finish: Gloss Polyester
  • Body Shape: Stratocaster

Neck

  • Neck Material: Maple
  • Neck Finish: Gloss Urethane
  • Neck Shape: "U" Shape
  • Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
  • Fingerboard: Maple
  • Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm)
  • Number of Frets: 21
  • Fret Size: Vintage
  • Nut Material: Bone
  • Nut Width: 1.615" (41.02 mm)
  • Position Inlays: Black Dot

Electronics

  • Bridge Pickup: Vintage-Style Single-Coil Strat
  • Middle Pickup: Vintage-Style Single-Coil Strat
  • Neck Pickup: Vintage-Style Single-Coil Strat
  • Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. (Middle Pickup)
  • 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

Hardware

  • Bridge: 6-Saddle Vintage-Style Synchronized Tremolo
  • Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome
  • Tuning Machines: Vintage-Style
  • Pickguard: 1-Ply Eggshell
  • Control Knobs: Eggshell

Miscellaneous

  • Strings: Nickel Plated Steel (.009-.042 Gauges)
  • Case/Gig Bag: Fender Gig Bag
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