Your Ideal 1957 Strat is Right Here!Want the '50s Strat sound and vibe, but you also want a brand-new axe? Here you go! Put on that Keep On Truckin' t-shirt and get your hands on this genuine Fender American Vintage '57 Stratocaster. You'll be blown away by this alder-bodied Strat's cool '57 features, including the large headstock design, 4-bolt V-shaped neck, and 3-way pickup selector (you also get the more contemporary 5-way switch, in case you want to "switch" to that switch). This vintage-style beauty of a Stratocaster has a vintage-style trem bridge, classic single-coil pickups with Alnico V magnets, for amazing feel and tone.
You know the look. You know the tone. You crave that vibe you can only get from a genuine Fender Stratocaster. From its iconic double-cutaway body shape to the unmistakable snap and awesome tone you get from its 3-pickup configuration, the Strat isn't just legendary; no, it's way more: it's what folks the world over think of when they hear the words "electric guitar." Here's the perfect Strat for you! Yes, you'll love this awesome axe's super-comfortable maple neck (topped with a maple fingerboard), awesome pickup configuration, trem bridge, and top-grade hardware. You deserve a guitar that lets you play your best - and looks great doing it. This Strat is it!
The list of Strat players is a who's who of rock, country, and jazz legends. From Holly to Hendrix, from Eric Johnson to Eric Clapton, so many awe-inspiring players have made - and continue to make - the Strat their go-to instrument of choice. Here's your chance to join the best!
Fender American Vintage '57 Stratocaster Solidbody Electric Guitar Features at a Glance:
- Color: Candy Apple Red
- Body: Alder
- Neck: Maple, V shape (Nitro Lacquer finish)
- Scale Length: 25-1/2"
- Fingerboard: Rosewood, 7-1/4" radius
- Width at Nut: 1.650"
- No. of Frets: 21 vintage style
- Pickups: 3 vintage style single-coil Strat pickups with Alnico 5 magnets
- Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1 (neck pickup), Tone 2 (middle pickup)
- Pickup Switching: 3-position blade (5-way switch included in kit)
- Bridge: Vintage-style Synchronized Tremolo
- Machine Heads: Fender Vintage "F"-Style tuning machines
- Hardware: Chrome
- Pickguard: 3-ply white
- Large headstock, '57 style decal, bullet truss rod adjustment nut
- 4-bolt neck plate with Micro-Tilt neck adjustment
- Strings: Fender Super Bullets 3250L, nickel-plated steel, .009 to .042
- Accessories: Hardshell case, strap, cable, 5-position switch update kit