Fender American Professional Stratocaster Electric Guitar
Often copied, but never surpassed, the Stratocaster is arguably the world’s most-loved electric guitar. Electrifying the music world since its debut in 1954, its natural, versatile sound made the Stratocaster the benchmark for exceptional guitar tones. The American Professional Stratocaster isn’t a re-imagining of the classic design; it’s the authentic original model, evolved.
The choice of musical legends since its release, the Stratocaster feel and sound set the world on fire, powering music movements from electric blues to EDM, and everything in-between. In your hands this Strat is ready to navigate the creative twists and turns of your music, inspiring you to express yourself in new ways through your playing.
The classic colour range is where the past meets the future, at some point everyone dreams of playing the same guitar as their idol. Eric Clapton, Eric Johnson and all the other great Eric's come to life in these guitars.
Developed by pickup master Tim Shaw, the brand-new V-Mod single-coil pickups are voiced specifically for each position, mixing alnico magnet types to produce powerful, nuanced tones with original Fender sonic DNA. Retain high end clarity when adjusting the volume controls, thanks to the new treble-bleed tone circuit that lets your tone shine through in all its glory. The new modern "Deep C”-shaped neck profile feels just right in your hand while the narrow-tall frets make it easy to bend strings accurately and play perfectly intonated chords.
The best of yesterday and today, the American Professional Stratocaster is the latest form of electric inspiration from Fender. Step up and stake your claim to a legend.
Body Finish: Polyester Body Material: Alder Body Shape: Stratocaster®
Neck Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm) Fret Size: Medium Jumbo Fretboard: Rosewood or Maple Neck Finish: Satin Urethane Finish on Back of Neck, Gloss Finish on the Face of the Headstock Neck Material: Maple Neck Shape: Modern "C" Number of Frets: 21 Nut Material: Synthetic Bone Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm) Position Inlays: Black or White Dot Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm) Truss Rod Nut: 3/16" Hex Adjustment Truss Rod Wrench: 0.1875"
Electronics Bridge Pickup: Standard Single-Coil Strat® Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. (Middle Pickup) Middle Pickup: Standard Single-Coil Strat® Neck Pickup: Standard Single-Coil Strat® Pickup Configuration: S/S/S 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: Vintage-Style Synchronized Tremolo Control Knobs: Parchment Plastic Hardware: Chrome Neck Plate: 4-Bolt Standard Pick Guard: 3-Ply Parchment Strap Buttons: Vintage Style Strap Buttons Switch Tip: Parchment Tremolo Arm Handle: Vintage Style Tremolo Arm Tuning Machines: Standard Cast/Sealed
Miscellaneous Strings: Fender® USA Super Bullets® 3250L, NPS, (.009-.042 Gauges) Unique Features: Vintage Styling, Fender Transition Logo, Parchment Plastic Parts