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Fender American Vintage ‘57 Stratocaster

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
General
Model Name :
American Vintage '57 Stratocaster® Reissue
Series :
American Vintage
Color / MSRP* / Part # :
2-Color Sunburst $2,399.99 010-0102-803 Black $2,399.99 010-0102-806 Surf Green $2,399.99 010-0102-857
Body
Body Shape :
Stratocaster®
Body :
Alder
Body Finish :
(0100102803, 0100102806, 0100102857) Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Neck
Neck Shape :
"V" Shape
Number of Frets :
21
Fret Size :
Vintage Style Frets
Fretboard Radius :
7.25" (18.41 cm)
Neck Material :
Maple
Nut Width :
1.650” (42 mm)
Scale Length :
25.5" (64.8 cm)
Neck Plate :
Vintage Style 4 Bolt
Truss Rod Nut :
Original Vintage Style
Neck Finish :
Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Position Inlays :
Black Dot
Electronics
Pickup Configuration :
S/S/S
Bridge Pickup :
American Vintage Strat® Single-Coil Pickup
Middle Pickup :
American Vintage Strat® Single-Coil Pickup
Neck Pickup :
American Vintage Strat® Single-Coil Pickup
Pickup Switching :
3-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Middle Pickup, Position 3. Neck Pickup
Special Electronics :
5-Way Switch Upgrade (Included in Kit)
Hardware
Hardware :
Chrome
Bridge :
American Vintage Synchronized Tremolo
Bridge Cover/Tailpiece :
Includes Chrome Bridge Cover
String Nut :
Synthetic Bone
Switch Tip :
Aged White Switch Tip
Tremolo Arm/Handle :
American Vintage Tremolo Arm
Modern Wiring Kit :
Includes Modern Wiring Kit
Tuning Machines :
Vintage Style Tuning Machines
Tools
Saddle Height Adjustment Wrench :
.050" Hex (Allen) Wrench
Miscellaneous
Strings :
Fender® USA Super 250R, NPS, (.010-.046 Gauges)
Additional Comments :
The introduction of the new American Vintage Series marks the return to original specifications with smooth rounded body radii, distinctive original neck shapes, headstock shape, dot positioning, aged plastic parts and new pickups with hand beveled magnets that replicate all of the physical and tonal aspects of the originals.
Unique Features :
"V" Shape Maple Neck, Vintage Styling, Synthetic Bone Nut
Accessories
Case/Gig Bag :
Vintage Tweed Case
Included Accessories :
Vintage Tweed Case, Strap, Cable, 5-Position Switch Update Kit, "Ash Tray" Bridge Cover
Control Knobs :
Aged White Plastic Knobs
Release Date
First seen
25 June 2008