Fender FSR American Stratocaster Rustic Ash

By September 10, 20132013, New Release
Fender FSR American Stratocaster Rustic Ash

Fender introduces a visually striking new Strat style – the FSR American Stratocaster Rustic Ash. Premium features include a tinted maple neck with satin urethane back finish, 9.5″-radius maple (Surf Green model) or rosewood (Olympic White model) fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets, three Texas Special™ single-coil Strat pickups with five-way switching, aged white control knobs (master volume and “no load” tone control), and two-point synchronized tremolo bridge with vintage-style bent steel saddles and high-mass block.

Fender FSR American Stratocaster Rustic Ash Surf Green

Fender FSR American Stratocaster Rustic Ash Olympic White

The Fender FSR American Stratocaster Rustic Ash features a never-before-seen brown anodized aluminum pickguard, which accentuates the attractive wood grain visible through the ash body’s elegantly faded satin lacquer finish. Together, these create a complete aesthetic entirely new in nearly six decades of Stratocaster design.

Fender FSR American Stratocaster Rustic Ash features:

  • Series: Special Edition
  • Body Material: Ash
  • Body Finish: Satin Lacquer
  • Neck Material: Maple
  • Neck Finish: Satin Urethane Finish on Back of Neck, Gloss Finish on the Face of the Headstock
  • Neck Shape: Modern “C”
  • Scale Length: 25.5″ (648 mm)
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Fingerboard Radius: 9.5″ (241 mm)
  • Number of Frets: 22
  • Fret Size: Medium Jumbo
  • String Nut: Synthetic Bone
  • Nut Width: 1.685″ (42.8 mm)
  • Position Inlays: Black or White Dot
  • Bridge Pickup: Texas Special™ Single-Coil Strat
  • Middle Pickup: Texas Special™ Single-Coil Strat
  • Neck Pickup: Texas Special™ Single-Coil Strat
  • Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. No-Load Tone Control (Middle and Bridge Pickups)
  • 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
  • Pickup Configuration: SSS
  • Special Electronics: No-Load Tone Control
  • Bridge: 2-Point Synchronized Tremolo with Bent Steel Saddles
  • Hardware Finish: Chrome
  • Tuning Machines: Deluxe Staggered Cast/Sealed
  • Pickguard: 1-Ply Brown Anodized Aluminum
  • Control Knobs: Aged White Plastic
  • Colors: Surf Green, Olympic White

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