Fender Custom Shop Buddy Holly Masterbuilt 1955 Stratocaster Relic No Longer Available

LTD Solidbody Electric Guitar with Ash Body, Maple Neck and Fingerboard, and 3 Single-coil Pickups - Relic Gold Lacquer
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Masterbuilt 1955 Strat Relic

The Fender Custom Shop Buddy Holly Tribute 1955 Stratocaster is the real deal. A masterbuilt limited edition of only 50 instruments, this axe is a painstaking reproduction of Buddy's original '55 Strat. You get stunning mid-'50s authenticity - with its hand-selected ash body, quartersawn maple neck, '54 Strat pickups, and nitrocellulose laquer relic finish, this guitar could end up behind glass, but its eminent playability ensures (happily) that it won't. In a player's hands (yours?), the this Strat will rock for at least "another" half-century. Here's your opportunity to own a collectible legend - the Fender Custom Shop Buddy Holly Tribute 1955 Stratocaster.

Fender Custom Shop Masterbuilt 1955 Stratocaster Relic at a Glance:
  • Hand built by Fender Custom Shop Master Luthiers
  • The Relic treatment = real deal visuals
  • Custom '54 Strat pickups serve up period-correct spank and sparkle
Hand built by Fender Custom Shop Master Luthiers

The Custom Shop Buddy Holly Tribute 1955 Stratocaster has been handbuilt by Fender Custom Shop Master Luthiers. These guitars are holy grails of tonal and visual authenticity, as well as playability. If you're a fan of '50s Strats, the Fender Custom Shop Buddy Holly Tribute 1955 Stratocaster is as good as it gets.

The Relic treatment = real deal visuals

Fender Custom Shop's Relic treatment creates instruments that are spittin' images of the originals. Without sneaking a look at the neck heel stamps, you'd be hard-pressed to distinguish the Buddy Holly Tribute 1955 Stratocaster from the real deal. Sounds exclusive, doesn't it? It is! Only 50 of these beauties will be available worldwide, so this is your chance to own a collectible classic.

Custom '54 Strat pickups serve up period-correct spank and sparkle

The Fender Custom Shop Masterbuilt Buddy Holly Tribute 1955 Stratocaster is loaded with three Fender Custom Shop 1954 single-coil pickups that deliver all the legendary Strat spank, sparkle, chime, and chunk of Buddy Holly's original 1955 Stratocaster. If authentic '50 Strat tone is your thing - the Masterbuilt Buddy Holly Tribute 1955 Strat is the for you!

Fender Custom Shop Buddy Holly Tribute Stratocaster:
  • A stunning Masterbuilt reproduction of Buddy Holly's '55 Stratocaster
  • Hand-selected off-center ash body
  • Nitrocellulose lacquer finish, two-color sunburst
  • Quartersawn maple neck
  • Vintage Frets, vintage nickel hardware
  • Includes certificate signed by Buddy's widow, Maria Elena Holly
  • Includes DVD interview with Maria Elena
  • 2-disc set of Buddy Holly's gold records included
  • Vintage Synchronized Tremolo
  • 1954 Stratocaster Pickups
  • Vintage Strat Wiring
Play a piece of music history - the Fender Custom Shop Buddy Holly Tribute Stratocaster!

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Manufacturer Part Number 0157002803

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