The Fender Custom Shop 1956 Relic Stratocaster is an historic instrument with a custom twist. Fender have taken one of their greatest instruments and added color and features to make the 2013 version something that could have been built in 1956 but wasn’t. They started with a lightweight ash body, picked one of the favorite and most requested neck shapes (the 10/’56) and rounded the instrument off with a set of Fat ’50s pickups. Finished with gold hardware and an anodized gold pickguard, the 1956 Relic Strat is a beauty to hear, see and play. Available (for the first time) in three new colors.
Built with the player in mind, the Fender Custom Shop 1956 Relic Stratocaster also has the flatter 9.5” fingerboard radius, taller 6105 frets and one of the most requested wiring and tone-control circuits, which lets the player control the middle and bridge pickups with one tone knob.
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