Fender Custom Shop 1956 Heavy Relic Stratocaster – Desert Sand

Serial Number: R87618
Weight: 7 lbs 3 oz

Few thing equal the magic of a “beat up Fender strat”, and this is one that truly takes the cake. This heavy relic stratocaster is built for tone, playability, and classic looks. The basic framework is a 1956 stratocaster, but this version of it comes with custom wiring, our famous master design pickups, taller 6105 frets, and flatter 9.5 radius

The classic 10/56 neck shape is one of our most popular neckshapes, and the feel and the sound of this guitar is something that every Strat player must experience. The custom wirng enables the player the ability to use the moddle tone control on the bridge pickup as well.

Othe specifications include:

  • Body: Ash 2-piece
  • Finish: Lacquer
  • Neck:  1-Piece Tinted Quartersawn Maple with a 10/56 “v” back shape
  • 1.65″ Nut Width
  • 9.5″ Radius
  • Frets: 6105
  • .880″ @ 1st Fret and .980″ @ 12th fret
  • Hardware: nickel
  • Bridge: american vintage synvchronized tremolo
  • Single Ply Eggshell Pickguard
  • Pickups: Handwound 1956 Pickups, Reverse wound/Reverse Polarity Mid Pickup
  • Controls: volume/tone/tone, 5-way switch, Vintage Modified #2 Wiring with Tone Saver Treble-Bleed Circut
  • included: tweed case, certificate
  • 7 lbs 3 oz
  • #R87618

For more information on the Fender Custom Shop ’56 Stratocaster Heavy Relic, please contact us.

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