An Outstanding Custom Shop Strat!
Redesigned for 2014 by the Fender Custom Shop, the Custom Deluxe Strat solidbody electric guitar offers serious guitarists like you both the performance you expect from an American-made Strat, but also a higher caliber aesthetic you can delight in. Equally breathtaking is the birdseye maple neck, which looks stunning and sports a wonderfully playable large V carve. Add to that choice hardware including Sperzel locking tuning machines and a 2-point Synchronized Tremolo bridge with block saddles, and you've got incredible playing stability you can count on. And, thanks to a set of Fat '60s Stratocaster pickups with a reverse-wound mid pickup, you'll get all the tones you could ask for from your 2014 Fender Custom Shop, Custom Deluxe Strat.Fender Custom Shop Custom Deluxe Stratocaster at a Glance:
- Stunning AAA quilt maple top looks great and adds character to your tone
- Custom Shop Fat '60s single-coil pickups deliver classic Strat tone
- Crafted by the knowledgable staff at the Fender Custom Shop
Look around at the huge collection of Fender Stratocasters here in Sweetwater's Guitar Gallery and you'll be hard pressed to find one quite as attractive as this 2014 Custom Deluxe Strat. From one angle, the top seems mildly figured, and then you turn it and the quilted pattern of the AAA maple seems to leap out and grab your attention. It's truly spectacular to behold. What's more, this top doesn't just look fantastic, it adds an extra dose of brightness and bite to your fundamental tone, providing you with a far greater tonal palette than a typical all-ash or alder Strat.Custom Shop Fat '60s single-coil pickups deliver classic Strat tone
If you love the classic Strat tone from the heyday of rock and roll, then you're going to be thrilled by the sound of this Custom Deluxe Strat. Hand wound to the original 1960s specifications these single-coil pickups deliver the authentic punch and sparkle that defined a generation of hits. What's more, Fender decided to reverse wind the middle pickup, offering you timeless tone and humbucking performance in the Custom Deluxe Strat's in-between pickup settings.Crafted by the knowledgable staff at the Fender Custom Shop
Fender brings their best of the best builders together to form the Fender Custom Shop. Handling everything from gorgeous one-off guitars to special runs on classic designs, such as this Fender Custom Deluxe Stratocaster, you can be sure a Fender Custom Shop guitar is an unbelievable instrument. And one that's poised to accrue serious value over time.Fender Custom Shop Custom Deluxe Stratocaster Features:
- A gorgeous Strat made to sound as amazing as it looks
- Quilt maple top on an alder body adds bite to the fundamental tone and looks incredible
- V-shaped birdseye maple neck looks stunning, plays wonderfully, and offers phenomenal sustain
- A full set of Custom Shop Fat '60s single-coil pickups deliver authentic vintage tone
- Reverse-wired middle pickup lets you get humbucking tones in the second and forth pickup positions
- 2-point Synchronized Tremolo with block saddles and Sperzel locking tuners provides total bending stability
- Hardshell case included
NOTE: This product is available in the United States only - no international sales.