The Fender Custom Shop’s limited edition 1960 White Lightning Stratocaster® HSS guitar will hit you like a sonic bolt from the blue. This fierce tone machine features a potent combination of Fat ’50s neck and middle pickups with a DiMarzio® DP155 humbucking bridge pickup, a Floyd Rose® double-locking two-point tremolo bridge, and early-’60s styling with a heavily worn multi-color nitro-lacquer finish you’re just going to have to see to believe.
Other features include a lightweight alder body, lightly tinted quartersawn maple neck with a comfortable mid-’60s “C”-shaped profile, maple fingerboard with 12” radius and 21 jumbo frets, five-way pickup switching, three-ply mint green pickguard, aged white control knobs and switch tip, vintage-style tuners and more. Hard-shell case included.
Available exclusively at Wild West Guitars.
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|Model Name:||Wild West Guitars 1960 "White Lightning" Stratocaster® HSS, Olympic White over Faded Surf Green|
|Color:||Olympic White over Faded Surf Green|
|Body Finish:||Nitrocellulose Lacquer|
|Neck Material:||Quartersawn Maple|
|Neck Finish:||Nitrocellulose Lacquer|
|Neck Shape:||Mid '60s "C"|
|Scale Length:||25.5" (648 mm)|
|Fingerboard Radius:||12" (305 mm)|
|Number of Frets:||21|
|String Nut:||Floyd Rose® Original Locking|
|Nut Width:||1.650" (42 mm)|
|Position Inlays:||Black Dot|
|Truss Rods:||Vintage-Style Heel Adjust|
|Truss Rod Nut:||Vintage-Style Slotted|
|Neck Plate:||4-Bolt Serialized|
|Bridge Pickup:||DiMarzio® DP155 Humbucking|
|Middle Pickup:||Custom Shop Fat '50s Single-Coil Strat|
|Neck Pickup:||Custom Shop Fat '50s Single-Coil Strat|
|Controls:||Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. (Bridge/Middle 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:||Floyd Rose® Original Double Locking 2-Point Tremolo|
|Tremolo Arm Handle:||Floyd Rose® Original Tremolo Arm|
|Pickguard:||3-Ply Mint Green|
|Control Knobs:||Aged White Plastic|
|Switch Tips:||Aged White|
|Strings:||Fender® USA 250R NPS, (.010-.046 Gauges)|
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