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Stratocaster

Fender Custom Shop Eric Clapton Brownie Stratocaster

Fender Custom Shop Eric Clapton Brownie Stratocaster

By | 2013, Artist Signature Models, New Release, Retro recreation | No Comments
Fender Custom Shop announces the release of the Eric Clapton “Brownie” Tribute Stratocaster. Limited to 100 pieces worldwide, each “Brownie” Tribute Stratocaster is hand-built by Clapton’s personal Master Builder, Todd Krause. The guitar is a meticulously crafted replica of the sunburst Stratocaster seen on the back cover of 1970 album Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs, and on the cover of Clapton’s eponymous 1970 debut solo album.
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Fender Pawn Shop 70s Stratocaster Deluxe

Fender Pawn Shop 70s Stratocaster Deluxe

By | 2013, New Release | No Comments
Definitely not your average Stratocaster, the Pawn Shop ’70s Strat Deluxe is one of the most unusual takes ever on the world’s most archetypal electric guitar, with a pronounced 1970s style and vibe. For one-of-a-kind tonal versatility, its alder body houses a Telecaster single-coil neck pickup and a fearsome Enforcer Wide Range humbucking bridge pickup with smaller chrome cover.
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Fender Custom Shop Ritchie Blackmore Tribute Stratocaster

Fender Custom Shop Ritchie Blackmore Tribute Stratocaster

By | 2013, Artist Signature Models, New Release | No Comments
The Fender Custom Shop is extremely proud to pay tribute to the “anvil” used to forge one of the greatest guitar riffs in rock history, the one from Deep Purple classic “Smoke on the Water,” by crafting the limited edition Fender Custom Shop Ritchie Blackmore Tribute Stratocaster. Limited to 2013 production, the guitar is a meticulously crafted replica of the black Fender Stratocaster Blackmore played with Deep Purple in the early ’70s.
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Fender Select Stratocaster HSS Tobacco Sunburst

Fender Select Stratocaster HSS

By | 2013, New Release | One Comment
The 2013 edition of the Fender Select Stratocaster HSS ups the ante on its 2012 predecessor with several striking new features. First among these is the “channel-bound” Rosewood fingerboard, a brand-new Fender innovation in which the compound-radius (9.5″-14″) Rosewood fingerboard is “inlaid” into the thick modern “C”-shaped Maple neck… Read More

 

Fender Custom Shop 1956 Relic Stratocaster

By | 2013, New Release | No Comments

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.
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Squier Stratocaster USB iOS

Squier Stratocaster USB iOS

By | 2012, New Release | No Comments
Squier introduces an innovative new Strat guitar model that can directly connect with and record to Apple iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac or Windows-based computers. The Squier by Fender Strat Guitar with USB and iOS Connectivity features an onboard mini-USB connector that allows players to interface directly and easily with all these devices, with no additional hardware needed – including GarageBand and other music apps on iOS. A mini-USB to USB as well as a mini-USB to 30-pin cable is included, and the guitar also features a convenient onboard stereo headphone jack with volume control for use in USB/iOS mode.
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Fender American Vintage '56 Stratocaster

Fender American Vintage ’56 Stratocaster

By | 2012, New Release | No Comments
The Fender American Vintage ’56 Stratocaster takes you straight back to mid-1956, when the model was still new and when what is quite possibly the most prized and popular neck ever affixed to the instrument first appeared — a thick one-piece maple neck with a soft “V” shape, comfortably rounded edges and a then-new butterfly string tree on the headstock. Such meticulous authenticity even extends to the single-ply white pickguard with eight holes, lightweight alder body (ash on white blonde) with deep contours, and vintage-accurate pickups (alnico 3 pickups debuted in 1956), bridge saddles, tuner spacing and more.
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Fender Black Paisley Stratocaster HSS

By | 2012, New Release | No Comments

Fender have taken their Standard series Stratocaster and swathed it in swirling black paisley for a captivating new look that is both darkly alluring and elegantly psychedelic. Equally captivating are the sound, feel and performance, with sparkling single-coil neck and middle pickups and a full-throated humbucking bridge pickup, comfortable modern C-shaped maple neck, 9.5”-radius rosewood board with 21 medium jumbo frets, and a vintage-style synchronized tremolo bridge.
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Fender American Standard Stratocaster 2012 Sienna Sunburst

Fender American Standard Stratocaster 2012

By | 2012, New Release | No Comments
Fender introduces upgraded American Standard series models for 2012. The American Standard Stratocaster is the same great best-selling, go-to guitar it has always been, and now it’s upgraded with aged plastic parts and full-sounding Fender Custom Shop Fat ’50s pickups. The latest iteration of our time-honored classic, it is the very essence of Strat tone and remains a beauty to see, hear and feel.
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Fender American Standard Hand-Stained Ash Stratocaster HSH Wine Red

Fender American Standard Hand-Stained Ash Stratocaster HSH

By | 2012, New Release | No Comments
The Fender American Standard Hand-Stained Ash Stratocaster HSH is a beautifully distinctive and supercharged new take on our most popular guitar. For this sleekly special and tonally dynamic model, we’ve given our time-honored American Standard Stratocaster an ash body with a gorgeous hand-rubbed stain beneath a satin-lacquer finish. Available as a maple-fretboard model in Mahogany Stain and as a rosewood-fretboard model in elegant Wine Red.
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Fender Blacktop Stratocaster HH

By | 2011, New Release | No Comments

Sleek and supercharged, the Blacktop Stratocaster HH has dual over-wound alnico humbucking pickups, with other distinctive touches including skirted black amp knobs and a synchronized tremolo bridge. Other features include an alder body, maple neck with 9.5”-radius rosewood or maple fretboard, 22 medium jumbo frets, gloss polyester finish and chrome hardware.
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Fender G-5 VG Stratocaster

By | 2012, New Release | No Comments

The Fender VG Stratocaster (designed by Fender and Japanese synthesizer giant Roland) is an American Series virtual modeling guitar with a Roland VG pickup and two extra knobs for Tuning Function Control (5 Rotary Positions) and Mode Control (5 Rotary Modes), offering 37 different Stratocaster, Telecaster, humbucking, and acoustic sounds, plus five alternate tunings, all at the simple flip of a switch or twist of a knob.
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Squier Vintage Modified ’70s Stratocaster

By | 2012, New Release | No Comments

The Vintage Modified ’70s Stratocaster is a sweet-looking model that delivers the distinctive look of the 1970’s workhorse Fender guitars. Available in all-Black maple-fingerboard and Vintage White rosewood-fingerboard, both models feature a large headstock, vintage-tint gloss neck and black plastic parts typical of that era
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