Master Design 1950s Relic® Stratocaster®

Advertised Price
$4,400.00

Model #: 1551950185
Master Design 1950s Relic® Stratocaster®, Maple Fingerboard, Moss Green

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The Fender Custom Shop Master Design 1950s Relic Stratocaster is the finely crafted work of longtime Master Builder Todd Krause. It expertly evokes the sound, style and spirit of the Stratocaster’s first decade, while offering several modern touches and the impeccably distressed look of a relic finish treatment.
 
Its alder body features a Moss Green nitrocellulose lacquer finish accented by gold hardware, with a maple neck and fingerboard with a comfortable modern 9.5"-radius and 21 narrow jumbo frets. Signature sparkling Strat tone comes from three shielded Custom Shop Fat ’50s single-coil pickups, offered here with shielded modern wiring and five-way switching for optimal tonal versatility, plus a vintage-style synchronized tremolo bridge. Includes case, cable, strap, tool kit and certificate of authenticity

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General

General
Model Name: Master Design 1950s Relic® Stratocaster®, Maple Fingerboard, Moss Green
Model Number: 1551950185
Series: Master Design
Advertised Price: $4400.00
Color: Moss Green

Body

Body
Body Material: Lightweight Alder
Body Finish: Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Body Shape: Stratocaster®

Neck

Neck
Neck Material: Maple
Neck Finish: Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Neck Shape: 10/56 Large "V"
Scale Length: 25.5" (64.8 cm)
Fingerboard: Maple
Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm)
Number of Frets: 21
Fret Size: Narrow Jumbo
Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)
Position Inlays: Black Dot
Neck Plate: 4-Bolt with "Master Design" Engraving

Electronics

Electronics
Bridge Pickup: Custom Shop Shielded Fat '50s Single-Coil Strat
Middle Pickup: Custom Shop Shielded Fat '50s Single-Coil Strat
Neck Pickup: Custom Shop Shielded 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
Pickup Configuration: SSS

Hardware

Hardware
Bridge: Vintage-Style Synchronized Tremolo
Hardware Finish: Gold
Tuning Machines: Vintage-Style with Fender Logo
Pickguard: Shielded 1-Ply Parchment

Miscellaneous

Miscellaneous
Included Accessories: Case, Cable, Strap, CruzTools® Tool Kit, Certificate of Authenticity

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