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Fender Select Stratocaster Electric Guitar with Maple Fingerboard  

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The Fender Select Stratocaster is the sonic embodiment of tone-machine elegance, featuring a stunning Dark Cherry Burst gloss-lacquer finish on a sle...Read More

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Masterful tone and first-rate features.

The Fender Select Stratocaster is the sonic embodiment of tone-machine elegance, featuring a stunning Dark Cherry Burst gloss-lacquer finish on a sleek flame maple-top body. Its modern “C” shaped flame maple neck has a comfortable contoured heel, Bi-Flex™ truss rod system for rock-solid stability, a satin lacquer back finish and rear-headstock “Fender Select” medallion. The smooth-playing compound radius flame maple fretboard (9.5”-14”) has 22 medium jumbo frets, stylish black pearloid position inlays and gloss lacquer finish. Pure and singing signature sound comes from new Fender Select Stratocaster single-coil neck, middle and bridge pickups with five-way switching and a no-load tone control that delivers the natural uncolored sound of the bridge pickup when dimed.

Other premium features include a three-ply pickguard (parchment-black-parchment), two-point synchronized tremolo bridge with vintage-style bent steel saddles, deluxe staggered cast/sealed locking tuners and nickel-chrome hardware. Custom G&G Fender Select case, strap, cable and polishing cloth included.

FEATURES
  • Series: Fender® Select
  • Body: Alder with Flame Maple Top, Gloss Lacquer Finish
  • Neck: Birdseye Maple
  • Neck Finish: Satin Lacquer on Back, Gloss Lacquer on Headstock Front
  • with Buffed Fingerboard
  • Neck Shape: Modern "C" Shape
  • Fretboard: Maple
  • Fretboard Radius: 9.5"-14" Compound Radius (24.1 cm-35.56 cm)
  • Frets: 22, Medium Jumbo
  • Position Inlays: Black Pearloid Dot Position Inlays
  • Scale Length: 25.5" (64.8 cm)
  • String Nut: Synthetic Bone, 1.685" (42.8 mm)
  • Truss Rod: Bi-Flex™ Truss Rod System
  • Truss Rod Nut: 1/8" American Series Nut
  • Pickups: Fender® Select Single Coil Pickup (Bridge)
  • Fender® Select Single Coil Pickup (Middle)
  • Fender® Select Single Coil Pickup (Neck)
  • 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
  • Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. No-Load Tone Control (Middle and Bridge Pickups)
  • Special Electronics: No-Load Tone Control
  • Hardware: Nickel/Chrome
  • Tuning Keys: Deluxe Staggered Cast/Sealed Locking Tuning Machines
  • Bridge: 2-Point Synchronized Tremolo with Vintage Style Bent Steel
  • Saddles
  • Pickguard: 3-Ply Parchment/Black/Parchment
  • Strings: Fender® USA, NPS, (.009-.042 Gauges)
  • Incl. Accessories: Cloth, Strap, Custom Shop Cable

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FenderSelect Stratocaster Electric Guitar with Maple Fingerboard
 
5.0

(based on 3 reviews)

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Pros

  • Fun to play (3)
  • Good tone (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

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      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      love it- best tones in my collection

      By MCVasquez

      from Southeast

      About Me Experienced

      Pros

      • Beautiful finish
      • Fun To Play
      • Good Feel
      • Good Pick Up
      • Good Tone

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Fender Select Stratocaster Electric Guitar with Maple Fingerboard:

          I started playing on an Ibanez JS-1000 and then moved on to several Parker Flys and a NiteFly, and then to a PRS McCarty and Custom 22. Finally I've found the tone I'm looking for in this guitar. The others are nice, especially the McCarty (57/08 pups) for tone and the Parker for playability, but the don't pack the range this one does. I've played some Deluxes and standards and this is in a different league to my ears- Liked it so much I'll probably get the HSS also.

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          (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          WOW,A jewel right here!!!!!

          By Strat rat!

          from Florida

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          Pros

          • Can't Put It Down
          • Fun To Play
          • Good Feel
          • Good Pick Up
          • Good Tone
          • Solid Electronics

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Jamming
            • Pick Her Up And Go
            • Practicing
            • Recording
            • Rock Concerts

            Comments about Fender Select Stratocaster Electric Guitar with Maple Fingerboard:

            This is custom shop quality,really don't know if they have other words besides outstanding,Incredible,awesome....etc........Go get you one of these!!!

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            (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Best strat I ever owned

            By EZ

            from Framingham Ma

            About Me Experienced

            Pros

            • Balanced
            • Flame maple top
            • Fun To Play
            • GG hardshell case
            • Good Tone
            • Great sustain
            • Lightweight
            • Plays really well
            • Solid Electronics
            • Sounds Great

            Cons

            • None

            Best Uses

            • Blues
            • Jamming
            • Jazz
            • Practicing
            • Recording
            • Rock

            Comments about Fender Select Stratocaster Electric Guitar with Maple Fingerboard:

            Best strat I have ever owned. Fantastic sustaine, looks and feels great, no load tone pot in bridge pickup, locking tuners, feels and plays like a custom shop guitar. The flame maple top and maple neck looks fantastic on this guitar.

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