The Fender Custom Shop 2023 Event Limited Edition '67 HSS Stratocaster Relic in Aged Dakota Red, a masterpiece that marries vintage design with classic innovation, and impeccable craftsmanship to create an unparalleled guitar-playing experience.
With a Relic Lacquer Finish, this guitar exudes a vintage vibe, giving it a well-worn, aged appearance that will make you feel like you're holding a timeless classic right out of the golden era of rock 'n' roll. The 2-Piece Select Alder Body provides a resonant and balanced tone, ensuring that every note you play rings out with remarkable clarity.
The Quartersawn Maple Neck features a '65 Style "C" Back-Shape, offering a comfortable and familiar feel that guitarists have loved for decades. The Round-Lam Rosewood Fingerboard with a 12" Radius provides effortless playability, allowing for smooth bends and precise fretting. The 21 Jumbo (6100) Frets offer plenty of room for expressive playing, allowing you to explore your musical creativity to the fullest.
To deliver a versatile range of tones, the '67 HSS Stratocaster comes equipped with a Shawbucker™ 1 in the Bridge position, delivering hot, high-output tones with the perfect balance of punch and clarity. In the Middle and Neck positions, you'll find the Custom Shop Hand-Wound Dual-Mag II Strat pickups, providing that classic Stratocaster sparkle and warmth. The Postmodern Strat HSS Wiring and 5-Way Switch allow you to effortlessly switch between different pickup configurations, making it easy to find the perfect sound for any musical style.
The 3-Ply Brown Shell Pickguard adds a touch of elegance to the guitar's appearance, complementing the Aged Dakota Red finish. The Custom Shop Vintage Synchronized Tremolo lets you add expressive vibrato and dive-bombing effects to your playing, while the Vintage-Style Tuning Machines ensure precise and stable tuning.
Every detail is considered, including the Bone Nut and Wing String Tree with Nylon Spacer, which enhance the guitar's sustain and tuning stability. Your prized instrument will be well-protected in the included Deluxe Hardshell Case, and the package also includes a Strap and Certificate of Authenticity, solidifying the guitar's status as a genuine Fender Custom Shop masterpiece.
Whether you're an avid collector, a professional musician, or a dedicated enthusiast, the Fender Custom Shop 2023 Event Limited Edition '67 HSS Stratocaster Relic in Aged Dakota Red is sure to impress with its remarkable tonal versatility, stunning aesthetics, and unparalleled playability. Elevate your musical journey with this exceptional instrument that pays homage to Fender's rich legacy while pushing the boundaries of guitar craftsmanship.
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