Jimmie Vaughan Tex-Mex™ Strat®


Model #: 0139202309

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Jimmie Vaughan Tex-Mex™ Strat®, Maple Fingerboard, Candy Apple Red

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The Jimmie Vaughan Tex-Mex™ Strat® guitar features an alder body, specially shaped tinted maple neck, medium jumbo frets, single-coil Tex-Mex neck and middle pickups, extra hot Tex-Mex bridge pickup, single-ply white pickguard and vintage-style hardware.

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Great value strat

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shreddindean on October 5, 2013 (updated October 7, 2013)
Semi-Professional Blues Rock Classic Rock Heavy Metal

A few years ago, I was looking for a strat to add to my collection. The specific set of options I wanted was 3 single coils no humbuckers, decent build quality and a vintage style fatter neck that was still comfortable to my hand.

I was pleasantly surprised by the value of this guitar for the price. I bought it as a practice guitar intentionally, but it's good enough I'd play gigs with it too. I put 11s on it and the Tex-Mex pickups get a great fat strat sound with very good highs and are very vintage sounding with slightly extra kick and were a pleasant surprise overall. Blues and country and classic rock players will love the tone of this guitar alike.

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Monster tone and excellent playability.

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guitslinger on February 19, 2013 (updated February 19, 2013)
Semi-Professional Blues Alternative Rock Classic Rock

I've owned my Jimmie Vaughan Strat for almost 3 years and it has become my main guitar out of my 30 guitars and that includes 8 Fenders. I tried several Strats when I bought my Jimmie Vaughan and had budgeted for a ceiling of $3,000. Of the 9 or 10 Strats that I tried the Jimmie Vaughan was about the lowest priced but I ended up picking it because it was the one that spoke to me.The Tex-Mex pickups have incredible tone and are very responsive with a well balanced tone with neither the lows mids or highs overpowering one another. The overall sound of the Jimmie Vaughan is very close to that of my "L" Series '65 Strat and that's what sealed the deal for me as the "L" series Strats are my favorites for tone. The V-neck takes a bit of getting used to if you are accustomed to C or D necks but it doesn't take long to feel right at home with it. All in all the J.V is an exceptional guitar and is especially suited for classic rock and blues but I'm sure that with the wide tone spectrum it covers, it would be perfect for just about any genre of music.I wholeheartedly recommend the J.V. as the main guitar for anyone as its fit and finish are of as outstanding quality as the sound and playability.

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One Hot Axe

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coolhandred on February 18, 2013
Amateur Blues Rock Classic Rock

I just bought this sweet honey Candy Apple Red Jimmie Vaughan Tex Mex Strat and it sure lights things up! The V neck is very comfortable and the Tex-Mex pick ups really smoke. Great addition to my collection of Strats and highly recommended to all players looking to add a little versatility to their sound. Terrific value for the money as it sounds and plays like a Strat costing twice as much.

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Great guitar for the money

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mtmyers55 on February 18, 2013
Semi-Professional Blues R&B Rock Classic Rock Pop Rock

The V neck on this guitar makes it play great for someone who is used to playing larger necks. Electronics and finish were great as well. I have owned this guitar for over 5 years, play it weekly at practice and at gigs, and it is still in great shape.

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Amazing

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aidanmeaney on February 18, 2013
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Excellent specs and hardware. Amazing value guitar

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Model Name: Jimmie Vaughan Tex-Mex™ Strat®, Maple Fingerboard, Candy Apple Red
Model Number: 0139202309
Series: Artist
Color: Candy Apple Red

Body

Body
Body Material: Alder
Body Finish: Polyester
Body Shape: Stratocaster®

Neck

Neck
Neck Material: Maple
Neck Finish: Satin Urethane
Neck Shape: Soft "V"
Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
Fingerboard: Maple
Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm)
Number of Frets: 21
Fret Size: Medium Jumbo
String Nut: Synthetic Bone
Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)
Position Inlays: Black Dot
Truss Rod Nut: 3/16" Hex Adjustment
Headstock: Artist Signature on Headstock
Neck Plate: 4-Bolt Vintage-Style

Electronics

Electronics
Bridge Pickup: Tex-Mex™ "Hot Bridge" Single-Coil Strat
Middle Pickup: Tex-Mex™ Single-Coil Strat
Neck Pickup: Tex-Mex™ Single-Coil Strat
Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. (Bridge 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
Pickup Configuration: SSS

Hardware

Hardware
Bridge: 6-Saddle American Vintage Synchronized Tremolo
Hardware Finish: Chrome
Tremolo Arm Handle: American Vintage
Tuning Machines: Vintage-Style
Pickguard: 1-Ply White
Control Knobs: White Plastic
Switch Tips: White

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous
Strings: Fender® USA 250L, NPS (.009-.042 Gauges)
Unique Features: Special Soft "V" Shape Neck, Fender®/Schaller® Straplock Strap Buttons, Middle Pickup is "Wide Open" With No Tone Control, Jimmy Vaughan Signature on Back of Headstock
Included Accessories: Deluxe Gig Bag

Accessories

Accessories
Strap Locks: Schaller® Strap Lock System
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