2016 FENDER STRATOCASTER CUSTOM SHOP 57 JOURNEYMAN RELIC
Only parting company with it for a R8 ,R9 swap,PRS Santana II/MD.Otherwise I will keep it.
No issues its virtually as new.
RRP £2750 Purchased new in March 2018
Heres the Spec
Fender Custom Shop 57 Strat Select light weight ash body - chosen for weight, tonal character and its vibrant acoustic nature.
Whole guitar weighs 7lbs and 4oz .
Thin nitro and lightly aged finish - 2 tone sunburst - Journeyman Relic for an authentic 60year old vibe.
Maple neck quarter sawn with 'played in' dirty worn character - thin nitro finish with 'honey' tint 57
Neck soft V profile - .850" around the top nut end and .990" around the 12th fret
Rolled fingerboard edges 9.5" fingerboard radius
Medium jumbo frets
Bone top nut
All vintage spec'd hardware
Single ply parchment trem back plate
Single ply, 8 hole .060" parchment scratchplate and lightly aged accordingly
Coffee dipped and aged control knobs, plus switch tips, plus pick-up covers
5 way switch Master volume + tone neck/middle+ tone bridge
Vintage blue Ajax capacitors
Hand wound Ancho Poblano pick-ups middle is reverse wound/reverse polarity - all measure around 5.7K -5.9K
All three pick-ups are hand wound by Josefina Campos
Both neck and middle pick-ups utilise alnico III staggered pole pieces,formvar wire
Bridge pick-up is spec'd with alnico V magnets, with flat pole pieces,enamel wire
Includes centre pocket tweed Custom Shop case - certificate + a host of Custom Shopgoodies
Set up with 10's, sensible fluid action + trem slightly floating
All Case Candy & Certificate Included!
Pro Setup with 10's