The classic Fender electric mandolin returns as the new Mando-Strat. This highly distinctive and charmingly diminutive instrument evokes the Fender electric four-string mandolins of the 1950s and ’60s, with an updated and improved design for modern players.
The distinctive shape and chiming tone of Fender’s late-’50s electric mandolin are back, with features including a solid alder body, 13.78” scale, “C”-shaped maple neck with 24-fret rosewood fingerboard, and specially designed pickup with volume and tone controls. Other features include a vintage-style bridge with chrome plate made on the actual machine used to produce the original parts half a century ago, three-ply tortoise shell pickguard, vintage-style tuners, and chrome hardware.
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|Model Name:||Mando-Strat®, Rosewood Fingerboard, Alder Body, 3-Color Sunburst|
|Series:||Folk Music Instruments|
|Neck Shape:||"C" Shape|
|Scale Length:||13.78" (350 mm)|
|Fingerboard Radius:||7.25" (184.1 mm)|
|Number of Frets:||24|
|Nut Width:||1.18" (30 mm)|
|Bridge Pickup:||Fender Designed|
|Controls:||Master Volume, Master Tone|
|Bridge:||2-Saddle Vintage-Style Adjustable with Threaded Steel Saddles|
|Tuning Machines:||Vintage-Style with Aged White Plastic Buttons|
|Strings:||Fender® Phosphor Bronze Mandolin Strings, (.011-.040 Gauges)|
|Unique Features:||White dot position inlays, three-ply tortoiseshell pickguard, knurled chrome flat-top control knobs, synthetic bone nut|
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