Fender Custom Shop LTD 60's Strat Heavy Relic Stratocaster Aged Tahitian Coral Guitar
This is a Fender Custom Shop LTD 60's Strat Heavy Relic Stratocaster Aged Tahitian Coral Guitar. This guitar is a Custom Shop 30th Anniversary Limited Edition Strat that was only available for order at the 2017 NAMM Show and is a real beauty. A time-honored classic crafted with six decades of “Fender firsts,” it has a lightweight ash body with a comfortably deep contours and cutaway heel, a tinted AA flamed maple neck with a finely sculpted ’60s “oval C” profile and Heavy Relic back finish, a fast compound-radius (9.5”-12”) round-laminated dark rosewood fingerboard with 21 narrow jumbo 6105 frets, and three smokin' handwound Fender Custom Shop '56 single-coil pickups (reverse-wound/reverse-polarity middle pickup) with modern five-way switching, Vintage Modified #2 wiring and a special “Tone-Saver” treble-bleed network that keeps tone consistent at any volume (no loss of highs when decreasing volume).
Other premium features include a three-ply mint pickguard, American Vintage synchronized tremolo bridge, vintage tuners, 30th Anniversary Fender Custom Shop Decal, Heavy Relic® lacquer body finish which imparts the appearance of years of aging and use with heavy wear and tear. The finish is a beautiful Aged Tahitian Coral . This guitar is the 3 Color Sunburst with one piece maple fingerboard. Includes black hard-shell case with red interior custom shop logo, and Custom Shop certificate of authenticity. This guitar weighs 7.2 lbs. Fender Custom Shop LTD 60's Strat Heavy Relic Stratocaster Aged Tahitian Coral Guitar Specs:Series: 2017 NAMM Limited Edition 30th AnniversaryModel Name: 2017 Heavy RelicColor: Aged Tahitian Coral(Nitrocellulose Lacquer Finish)Body Lightweight Ash BodyWeight: 7.2 lbsNeck 1-Piece Quartersawn Light Tint Maple early 60's Oval "C" Shape,(Nitrocellulose Lacquer Worn Finish)Fingerboard: Compound 9.5"-12" Radius Neck Thickness at 1st Fret: .830"Neck Thickness at 12th Fret: .985"No. of Frets: 21 Dunlop® 6105 Narrow Jumbo FretsPickups: Fender Custom Shop Handwound '56 Single-Coil Strat (RWRP)Controls: Vintage Modified Wiring #2 (Vol /Tone 1 (Neck & Mid) / Tone 2 (Bridge) with Treble Bleed Tone Saver)Pickup Switching 5-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup Position 2. Bridge & Middle PickupPosition 3. Middle PickupPosition 4. Middle & Neck Pickup Position 5. Neck Pickup Bridge: Original Vintage BridgeMachine Heads: Fender®/Gotoh® Vintage Style Tuning MachinesHardware: NickelPickguard: 3-Ply Mint Pickguard, (11-Hole)Scale Length: 25.5 (648 mm)Width at Nut: 1.650 (42 mm)Nut Material: BoneUnique Features: '60's Oval"C" Shape Neck, Lightweight Ash Body,Vintage Styling, Compound Radius Fretboard, Fender Custom Shop Handwound '56 PickupsStrings: Fender Super 250R, Nickel Plated Steel, Gauges: (.010, .013, .017, .026, .036, .046),Accessories: Deluxe Custom Hardshell Case, Strap, Cable, Polishing Cloth, Certificate of AuthenticityCase Deluxe: Custom Hardshell Case
This Fender Custom Shop Strat boasts a lightweight Ash body with a heavy relic lacquer Aged Tahitian Coral finish. The 2-piece AA Flamed maple neck has a worn finish for that "broken in" feel with a dark rosewood fretboard. The single-ply Mint Pickguard and 5-way pickup switch with Tone Saver Treble-Bleed circuit.