Fender Custom Shop Limited Edition 1956 Stratocaster Heavy Relic - Faded Sea Foam - Maple Fretboard

SKU: CZ525140
$5,990.00 $6,399.00




The 2016 Limited Edition 1956 Relic Stratocaster takes you straight back to the instrument’s original era, with a deep-contoured lightweight ash body and a Relic lacquer finish that evokes years of hard-fought wear and tear. The sparkling trio of hand wound ’56 single-coil Stratocaster pickups features a hum-cancelling reverse-wound/reverse-polarity middle pickup along with a five-way switch, Vintage Modified wiring and Tone-Saver treble bleed circuit for modern tonal versatility.

Other premium features include a one-piece tinted quartersawn maple neck with a 10/’56 “V”-shaped profile, 9.5”-radius maple fingerboard with 6105 frets and bone nut, single-ply eggshell pickguard, vintage hardware and more. Includes Custom Shop Limited neck plate, case and certificate of authenticity. Available in Wide Fade Two-Color Sunburst, Faded Foam Green, Faded ’55 Desert Tan, Faded Shell Pink and Faded Sonic Blue.

 

Specifications:

General

SKU: 1510056829

Serial Number: CZ525140

Weight: 3.444kg

Finish: Heavy Relic, Faded Sea Foam

Body
Body Shape: Stratocaster®
Body Material: 2-Piece Select Ash
Body Finish: Nitrocellulose Lacquer

Neck
Neck Material: Quartersawn Maple
Neck Shape: 10/56 Large "V"
Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm)
Number of Frets: 21
Fret Size: 6105 Narrow Jumbo
String Nut: Bone
Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)
Neck Plate: 4-Bolt "Limited Edition" Engraved
Neck Finish: Heavy Relic Tinted Lacquer
Fingerboard: Maple
Position Inlays: Black Dot

Electronics
Bridge Pickup: Custom Shop Hand-Wound 1956 Single-Coil Strat
Middle Pickup: Custom Shop Hand-Wound 1956 Reverse-Wound/Reverse-Polarity Single-Coil Strat
Neck Pickup: Custom Shop Hand-Wound 1956 Single-Coil Strat
Controls: Master Volume with Tone-Saver Treble-Bleed Circuit, Tone 1. (Neck/Middle Pickups), 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
Bridge: 6-Saddle Vintage-Style Synchronized Tremolo
Tuning Machines: Vintage-Style with Fender Logo
Orientation: Right-Hand
Pickguard: 1-Ply Eggshell Relic
Control Knobs: Vintage White Relic

Miscellaneous
Strings: NPS, .010-.046 Gauges
Included Accessories: Case, Cable, Strap, CruzTools® Tool Kit, Certificate of Authenticity