If you are looking for that classic Stratocaster tone with a beautiful, aged body and tint then you are in luck. The Fender Custom Shop Limited Edition 1959 Stratocaster Journeyman Relic is here to deliver what you have been striving for. Hidden in your Dads closet for a few decades this '59 Stratocaster has been waiting to be taken out of its case and fired up again. Using Handwound Fat 50's pickups the warm snap is all there. This Limited Edition Fender Custom Shop '59 Stratocaster is a great addition to any arsenal of guitars.
The two-piece alder body wears a Heavy Relic lacquer finish, giving it the look and feel of a well-loved guitar that’s seen countless stages, while the tinted riftsawn maple neck is fast-playing and comfortable, thanks to the 63 C neck profile, 9.5" radius fingerboard and 21 6105 frets. The trio of Hand-Wound Fat '50s single-coil pickups includes a reverse-wound/reverse-polarity middle pickup to reduce hum. Other features include five-way switch, Vintage Modified #2 wiring, American Vintage synchronized tremolo bridge, vintage-style tuning machines, bone nut and wing string tree. Includes deluxe hardshell case, strap and Certificate of Authenticity.
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