Product ID: P-2375
The '65 Strat saw the return to a thick C-shaped maple neck, this time with a round-laminated rosewood fingerboard and larger pearl dot inlays. The guitar also includes other authentic features such as a three-ply white pickguard with 11 holes, lightweight alder body, aged plastic knobs and vintage-accurate pickups, bridge saddles, tuner spacing and more.
The American Vintage Series has long presented some of Fender's best selling guitars. Today, Fender has boldly cleared the slate to make way for a fresh American Vintage series with new features, new specs and the most meticulous level of vintage accuracy yet. Rather than just replacing the previous models with different ones, we've completely and comprehensively re-imagined the entire vintage reissue concept, restoring original tooling dies, voicing new pickups, reformulating vintage colors and more, based on actual vintage guitars we tracked down to make sure we had it right. We did the work, and it shows, because there's pure tonal magic in each new American Vintage instrument.
Model Name: American Vintage, Rosewood fingerboard, 3 Colour Sunburst
Series: American Vintage
Body Shape: Stratocaster
Body Material: Alder
Body Finish: Fender Flash Coat Lacquer
Neck Material: Maple
Neck Shape: Mid '60s "C"
Scale Length: 25.5" (648mm)
Fingerboard Radius: 7.25” (184.1mm)
Number of Frets: 21
Fret Size: Vintage Style
String Nut: Bone
Nut Width: 1.650" (42mm)
Neck Plate: 4 Bolt Vintage Style
Neck Finish: Fender Fresh Coat Lacquer
Position Inlays: Pearloid Dot
Bridge Pickup: American Vintage ’65 Gray-Bottom Single-Coil Strat
Middle Pickup: American Vintage ’65 Gray-Bottom Single-Coil Strat
Neck Pickup: American Vintage ’65 Gray-Bottom Single-Coil Strat
Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1 (Neck Pickup), Tone 2 Middle/Bridge Pickup
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.
Bridge: 6 Saddle American Vintage Synchronised Tremelo
Tuning Machines: Single Line “Fender Deluxe” Vintage Style
Pickguard: 3 Ply White with Vintage Bevel
Control Knobs: Aged White Plastic
Switch Tips: Aged White
Thick C-shaped maple neck with round-laminated rosewood fingerboard and larger pearl dot inlays. All new pickups wound to period-correct specs and sound. Vintage accurate bridge saddles and tuner spacing.
Vintage ’65 Strat Strap, Cable and cloth, Vintage 3 position switch, ‘60s Strat Information Kit, Bridge Cover, Owner’s manual, Saddle Height Wrench.