Fender Custom Shop 1961 Stratocaster Relic Electric Guitar Master Built By Dale Wilson Taos Turquoise

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Fender Custom Shop Journeyman Relic Eric Clapton Signature Stratocaster Electric Guitar Master Built By Todd Krause Aged White Blonde


Fender Custom Shop Journeyman Relic Eric Clapton Signature Stratocaster Electric Guitar Master Built By Todd Krause Aged White Blonde


$7000


Master-built by Todd Krause, this signature Strat mirrors Eric Claptons personal specs. The Journeyman Relic finish lets the two-piece select ashs figure show through while feeling like its seen countless gigs. Offering a special soft V-shaped maple neck, three Vintage Noiseless pickups, blocked tremolo and Claptons signature on the headstockalong with the smooth feel and authentic sound of the originalthe Journeyman Relic Eric Clapton Signature Stratocaster is one of our finest creations. Includes deluxe hardshell case, strap, and certificate of authenticity.<br><ul><li>Master Built hand-selected solid alder body with Journeyman Relic finish</li><li>25.5"-scale 1-piece quartersawn maple neck with 22-fret, 9.5"-radius maple fingerboard</li><li>Fender Vintage Noiseless pickups, TBX tone circuit, variable mid-boost, 5-way switch</li><li>Blocked 6-saddle vintage-style synchronized tremolo bridge, vintage-style "F"-stamped tuners</li></ul>

Fender Custom Shop Deluxe Journeyman Relic Stratocaster Electric Guitar Taos Turquoise Sparkle


Fender Custom Shop Deluxe Journeyman Relic Stratocaster Electric Guitar Taos Turquoise Sparkle


$4480


Commissioned and crafted especially for the remodeling and spectacular Grand Re-opening of Guitar Center’s legendary flagship store in Hollywood, California, these gorgeous sparkle-finished, custom Stratocaster guitars are more than ready for their closeup. Each bears a custom-engraved commemorative neckplate and mid-’60s style neck, headstock and logo. As with all of our Fender Custom Shop instruments, it comes with a deluxe hard case and certificate of Authenticity.Journeyman Relic-finished 2-piece select lightweight ash body25.5″-scale, 22-fret, roasted, quartersawn maple on maple neckHand-wound Custom Shop Fat ’60s pickups, 5-way switchVintage-style synchronized tremolo, Sperzel tuners

Fender Custom Shop Journeyman Relic Eric Clapton Signature Stratocaster Electric


Fender Custom Shop Journeyman Relic Eric Clapton Signature Stratocaster Electric


$7000


Master-built by Todd Krause, this signature Strat mirrors Eric Claptons personal specs. The Journeyman Relic finish lets the two-piece select ashs figure show through while feeling like its seen countless gigs. Offering a special soft V-shaped maple neck, three Vintage Noiseless pickups, blocked tremolo and Claptons signature on the headstockalong with the smooth feel and authentic sound of the originalthe Journeyman Relic Eric Clapton Signature Stratocaster is one of our finest creations. Includes deluxe hardshell case, strap, and certificate of authenticity.Master Built hand-selected solid alder body with Journeyman Relic finish25.5quot-scale 1-piece quartersawn maple neck with 22-fret, 9.5quot-radius maple fingerboardFender Vintage Noiseless pickups, TBX tone circuit, variable mid-boost, 5-way switchBlocked 6-saddle vintage-style synchronized tremolo bridge, vintage-style quotFquot-stamped tuners

Fender Custom Shop Andy Summers Monochrome Stratocaster Electric Guitar Master Built By Dennis Galuszka Custom Graphic


Fender Custom Shop Andy Summers Monochrome Stratocaster Electric Guitar Master Built By Dennis Galuszka Custom Graphic


$12500


  In partnership with Leica Camera, the Andy Summers Monochrome Strat is a celebration of the art that inspires the guitarist. Created by masterbuilder Dennis Galuszka, this custom-wrapped Strat features a collage of monochrome photos taken by Summers on his Leica cameras, showcasing Summers photos and the masterful craftsmanship of the Fender Custom Shop. The two-piece select alder body features a NOS urethane finish. The strong, stable one-piece riftsawn maple neck features a comfortable 63 C-shaped profile. The 7.25-radius fretboard features 21 medium-vintage frets, with a red camera dot inlay at the 15th fret. The trio of hand-wound Custom Shop 60s Strat pickups provide a genuine Fender tone, and are connected via vintage modified #2 wiring and controlled with cool, Leica-style volume and tone knobs. Other features include Summers signature engraving on the neck plate, custom clear pickguard and black plate, American Vintage synchronized tremolo, bone nut, and wing string tree. Includes deluxe hardshell case, custom strap and Certificate of Authenticity.Body: 2-piece select alderFinish: PolyurethaneNeck: Rift-sawn maple with a 1963 C shape and 7.25 (184.1 mm) radiusNeck Finish: Satin polyurethane Frets: 21, medium vintageHardware: Nickel/chromeBridge: 6-saddle vintage-style synchronized tremoloPickups: Custom shop hand-wound 60s Strat single-coil (bridge, middle and neck)Wiring: Vintage modified #2Controls: Master volume, tone 1. (neck/middle pickups), tone 2. (bridge pickup)Included: Deluxe hardshell case, strap, Certificate of Authenticity

Fender Custom Shop 1956 Stratocaster Heavy Relic Electric Guitar Nocaster Blonde


Fender Custom Shop 1956 Stratocaster Heavy Relic Electric Guitar Nocaster Blonde


$3760


Few guitars are as inspiring as a beat-up original-era Strat. There’s just nothing like it. The Fender Custom Shop wanted to create a Stratocaster that would look, sound and play like a real workhorse; a truly battle-hardened beauty that had survived a lifetime of beer brawls and all-nighters.The result is this gorgeously worn 1956 model, built with power and action that perfectly match its battered heavy-relic look. It is a guitar that is built for the player to lean into like nobody’s business, with features including one of the favorite neck shapes-a V-shaped 10/’56 profile-plus a 9.5″-radius fingerboard for easier string bending, 21 6105 frets, and Master Designed pickups with a reverse-wound/reverse-polarity middle pickup that produces humbucking “in-between” sounds. Includes case.Fender Custom Shop heavy relic treatmentAlder body with 1-piece maple neckLarge V neck profileMaster-designed pickupsNickel hardware and vintage-style synchronized tremoloIncludes case

Fender Custom Shop 1956 Stratocaster Heavy Relic Electric Guitar 2-Color Sunburst


Fender Custom Shop 1956 Stratocaster Heavy Relic Electric Guitar 2-Color Sunburst


$3760


Few guitars are as inspiring as a beat-up original-era Strat. There's just nothing like it. The Fender Custom Shop wanted to create a Stratocaster that would look, sound and play like a real workhorse; a truly battle-hardened beauty that had survived a lifetime of beer brawls and all-nighters.<BR/><BR/>The result is this gorgeously worn 1956 model, built with power and action that perfectly match its battered heavy-relic look. It is a guitar that is built for the player to lean into like nobody's business, with features including one of the favorite neck shapes-a V-shaped 10/'56 profile-plus a 9.5″-radius fingerboard for easier string bending, 21 6105 frets, and Master Designed pickups with a reverse-wound/reverse-polarity middle pickup that produces humbucking “in-between” sounds. Includes case.<ul><li>Fender Custom Shop heavy relic treatment</li><li>Alder body with 1-piece maple neck</li><li>Large V neck profile</li><li>Master-designed pickups</li><li>Nickel hardware and vintage-style synchronized tremolo</li><li>Includes case</li></ul>

Fender Custom Shop 1962 Heavy Relic Stratocaster Hss Rosewood Fingerboard Masterbuilt By John Cruz Sonic Blue Over 3-Color Sunburst


Fender Custom Shop 1962 Heavy Relic Stratocaster Hss Rosewood Fingerboard Masterbuilt By John Cruz Sonic Blue Over 3-Color Sunburst


$7300


The Fender Custom Shop 1962 Heavy Relic Stratocaster Electric Guitar was created by master-builder John Cruz. It features a lightweight alder body with a nitro lacquer finish, maple neck, rosewood fingerboard with 9.5″ radius and 6105 frets, an EVH humbucker and Fat ’60s pickups with 5-way switching, three-ply mint green pickguard, and vintage hardware.This detailed Custom Shop reproduction was built utilizing original tooling and production techniques of the era. And its Relic finish treatment gives it the look of a well-traveled and heavily played axe, although it is absolutely new in setup and playability. Includes deluxe hardshell case.John CruzJohn Cruz came to Fender in 1987, joined the Custom Shop in 1993 and became a Master Builder in 2003. Being a guitarist and understanding what a great guitar should look, feel and sound like has always been a top priority for him. Custom guitars are his passion, and he is the man behind several famous Custom Shop instruments, including the replica of Stevie Ray Vaughans famous Number One Stratocaster guitar, the Jeff Beck Esquire Relic (as used with the Yardbirds), the replica of Yngwie Malmsteens famous Duck Stratocaster, the John Mayer Limited Edition Black 1 Stratocaster and many others.John has built fantastic guitars for players such as Doug Aldrich (Dio, Whitesnake), Dave Amato and Bruce Hall (REO Speedwagon), Mick Mars (Mtley Cre), Richie Sambora (Bon Jovi), Bono (U2), Duff McKagan (Guns N Roses, Velvet Revolver), Ike Turner, Brad Whitford (Aerosmith), Jeff Beck, John Mayer and countless others. Further, his meticulous work was essential to all aspects of the initial Custom Shop Relic guitars and basses, and he initiated the Custom Shops quality assurance program.Special builds from the world’s finest buildersPremium tonewoods, electronics and featuresCall for complete details on this special instrumentAsk about financing options for purchase

Fender Custom Shop 1962 Heavy Relic Stratocaster Hss Rosewood Fingerboard Masterbuilt By John Cruz Green Sparkle Over 2-Color Sunburst


Fender Custom Shop 1962 Heavy Relic Stratocaster Hss Rosewood Fingerboard Masterbuilt By John Cruz Green Sparkle Over 2-Color Sunburst


$7740


The Fender Custom Shop 1962 Heavy Relic Stratocaster Electric Guitar was created by master-builder John Cruz. It features a lightweight alder body with a nitro lacquer finish, maple neck, rosewood fingerboard with 9.5″ radius and 6105 frets, an EVH humbucker and Fat ’60s pickups with 5-way switching, three-ply mint green pickguard, and vintage hardware.This detailed Custom Shop reproduction was built utilizing original tooling and production techniques of the era. And its Relic finish treatment gives it the look of a well-traveled and heavily played axe, although it is absolutely new in setup and playability. Includes deluxe hardshell case.John CruzJohn Cruz came to Fender in 1987, joined the Custom Shop in 1993 and became a Master Builder in 2003. Being a guitarist and understanding what a great guitar should look, feel and sound like has always been a top priority for him. Custom guitars are his passion, and he is the man behind several famous Custom Shop instruments, including the replica of Stevie Ray Vaughans famous Number One Stratocaster guitar, the Jeff Beck Esquire Relic (as used with the Yardbirds), the replica of Yngwie Malmsteens famous Duck Stratocaster, the John Mayer Limited Edition Black 1 Stratocaster and many others.John has built fantastic guitars for players such as Doug Aldrich (Dio, Whitesnake), Dave Amato and Bruce Hall (REO Speedwagon), Mick Mars (Mtley Cre), Richie Sambora (Bon Jovi), Bono (U2), Duff McKagan (Guns N Roses, Velvet Revolver), Ike Turner, Brad Whitford (Aerosmith), Jeff Beck, John Mayer and countless others. Further, his meticulous work was essential to all aspects of the initial Custom Shop Relic guitars and basses, and he initiated the Custom Shops quality assurance program.Special builds from the world’s finest buildersPremium tonewoods, electronics and featuresCall for complete details on this special instrumentAsk about financing options for purchase

Fender Custom Shop Rory Gallagher Signature Stratocaster Electric Guitar 3-Color Sunburst


Fender Custom Shop Rory Gallagher Signature Stratocaster Electric Guitar 3-Color Sunburst


$5400


Fender Custom Shop designers met Donal Gallagher, brother of late great guitarist Rory Gallagher, in Los Angeles in 1997 and received one of the most coveted guitars of all time – Gallagher's heavily worn 1961 Stratocaster guitar. Fender initially built 40 replicas for European sale, but was subsequently besieged with requests for more. The Rory Gallagher Signature Stratocaster guitar is an exact replica of that revered instrument, down to the extremely worn Three-color Sunburst alder body, maple neck and rosewood fingerboard. It even has five Sperzel tuners and one Gotoh tuner, and the 12th-fret dot marker is white plastic rather than the original clay. It also features three custom-wound '60s single-coil pickups, aged chrome hardware, 21 jumbo frets and a bone nut. The Rory Gallagher Signature Strat comes with a case.<br><br><ul><li>Body: Select Alder</li><li>Neck: Maple, Early '60s "C" Shape, (Nitrocellulose Lacquer Finish)</li><li>Fingerboard: Rosewood, 9.5" Radius (241mm)</li><li>Frets: 21 Medium Jumbo</li><li>Pickups: 3 Custom '60s Single-Coil Strat Pickups</li><li>Controls: Master Volume, Tone (Neck), Tone (Middle)</li><li>Pickup Switching: 5-Position Blade</li><li>Bridge: American Vintage Synchronized Tremolo</li><li>Machine Heads: 5 Sperzel Die-Cast Machines and 1 Gotoh Tuner</li><li>Hardware: Nickel/Chrome</li><li>Pickguard: 3-Ply Mint Green</li><li>Scale Length: 25.5"</li><li>Width at Nut: 1.650"</li><li>Aged white plastic parts</li><li>Clay dot inlay with one mis-matched white plastic dot at the 12th fret</li><li>Slot-head mounting screws in selector switch</li><li>Heavily relic'ed, replicates Rory's original guitar wear</li><li>Deluxe hardshell case</li></ul>

Fender Custom Shop Masterbuilt Dennis Galuszka '60s Relic Stratocaster Brazilian


Fender Custom Shop Masterbuilt Dennis Galuszka ’60s Relic Stratocaster Brazilian


$7640


The Fender Custom Shop Masterbuilt Dennis Galuszka 60s Relic Stratocaster Brazilian Rosewood Neck Electric Guitar takes you back to the 60s when the Strat was enjoying a phenomenal decade. Its lightweight alder body features a Relic lacquer finish that evokes years of wear and tear, and sparkling tone comes from three Josefina hand-wound Strat pickups with five-way switching and Vintage Modified wiring. Other premium features include a Custom Brazilian rosewood neck with a 60s oval C profile, 9.5 in.-radius Brazilian rosewood fingerboard with 6105 frets and bone nut, and chromenickel hardware. Includes Custom Shop certificate of authenticity and hardshell case. nbsp Dennis Galuszka Like Fender itself, Dennis Galuszka is a Southern California native. Combining his dual passions for music and woodworking, he began building high-end acoustic guitars during his 13 years as a cabinetmaker. As a working drummer, it was a 1999 audition with one of the Fender Master Builders that led to a job interview and a new kind of steady gigas an apprentice at the Fender Custom Shop. After only eight months there, Galuszka was promoted to Master Builder. He has since built finely crafted instruments for influential players including Paul McCartney, Andy Summers, Johnny Marr, Patrick Stump, Mike Dirnt, Sting and many others. He has lent his expertise to a number of truly distinctive instruments, including double-neck guitars and unusual takes on classic Fender designs, and several artist model designs. Its all about the feel and sound of an instrument, Galuszka said. Those things are number one with me, above everything else.

Fender Custom Shop Deluxe Journeyman Relic Stratocaster Electric Guitar Taos Tur


Fender Custom Shop Deluxe Journeyman Relic Stratocaster Electric Guitar Taos Tur


$4480


Commissioned and crafted especially for the remodeling and spectacular Grand Re-opening of Guitar Centers legendary flagship store in Hollywood, California, these gorgeous sparkle-finished, custom Stratocaster guitars are more than ready for their closeup. Each bears a custom-engraved commemorative neckplate and mid-60s style neck, headstock and logo. As with all of our Fender Custom Shop instruments, it comes with a deluxe hard case and certificate of Authenticity.Journeyman Relic-finished 2-piece select lightweight ash body25.5quot-scale, 22-fret, roasted, quartersawn maple on maple neckHand-wound Custom Shop Fat 60s pickups, 5-way switchVintage-style synchronized tremolo, Sperzel tuners

Fender Custom Shop 1967 Relic Stratocaster  - Custom Built - Namm Limited Editio


Fender Custom Shop 1967 Relic Stratocaster – Custom Built – Namm Limited Editio


$4250


The Fender Custom Shop 1967 Relic Stratocaster Electric Guitar will please any Strat fan fortunate enough to strap it on. It was made especially for 2017 Namm shoe to celebrate 30 years of the Fender Custom Shop.Close inspection reveals the remarkable workmanship and attention to detail for which the Fender Custom Shop is known. Its available in a vintage combination of Strat specs. It has a contoured select alder body with a Rift-sawn maple neck sporting a 1966 oval C back shape. The fingerboard is round-laminate rosewood with 22 vintage 6105 frets, leading to vintage Fender tuners. Perfectly incorporating a vintage Strat tremolo bridge, the brown-shell pickguard houses three handwound Strat pickups for classic Strat tone. Includes hardshell case and Limited Edition neckplate.BodyBody shape Double cutaway Body type Semi-hollow or chambered body Body material Solid wood Top wood Not applicable Body wood Select Alder Body finish Relic Lacquer Orientation Right handed NeckNeck shape 1966 oval C Neck wood Rift-sawn Maple Joint Bolt-on Scale length 25.5 in. Truss rod Standard Neck finish Satin FretboardMaterial Round laminate Rosewood Radius 9.5 in. Fret size 6105 Number of frets 22 Inlays Dot Nut width 1.656 in. 42 mm BonePickupsConfiguration SSS Neck Handwound 1969 Strat Middle Handwound Fat 50s reverse wound reverse polarity Bridge Handwound Texas special Brand Fender Active or passive pickups Passive Series or parallel Series Piezo No Active EQ No Special electronics None ControlsControl layout Master volume, tone 1, tone 2 Pickup switch 5-way Coil tap or split No Kill switch No HardwareBridge type TremoloVibrato Bridge design 6-saddle vintage-style Tailpiece Not applicable Tuning machines Vintage-style Color Chrome OtherNumber of strings 6-string Special features Electronics, Limited Edition Engraved Neckplatenbsp Case Hardshell case Accessories Limited Edition Certificate of Authenticity and Fender Custom Shop 30th Anniversary Decal Country of origin United States

Fender Custom Shop 1964 Stratocaster Electric Guitar Desert Sand


Fender Custom Shop 1964 Stratocaster Electric Guitar Desert Sand


$3750


The classic look of a Stratocaster never gets old, and a decade after its introduction, the instrument was poised at the brink of history-making music in 1964. The Fender Custom Shop celebrates the 1964 Stratocaster by recreating the instrument in a Custom Built, Namm limited edition. It features a journeyman relic’d finish, hand-wound pickups and a 9.5″-radius round-lam rosewood fingerboard with 21 6105 frets. Includes deluxe hardshell case and Certificate of Authenticity.Journeyman Relic Lacquer Finish2-Piece Select Alder BodyQuartersawn Maple Neck with a ’63 Strat “C” Backshape9.5″ Radius21 6105 FretsRound-Lam Rosewood FingerboardHand-Wound ’64 Strat Pickups with RWRP Middle5-Way SwitchVintage Modern # 2 Wiring with Treble Bleed3-Ply Parchment PickguardAmerican Vintage Synchronized TremoloVintage Style Tuning MachinesBone NutWing String TreeDeluxe Hardshell CaseCertificate of Authenticity

Fender Custom Shop Stratocaster Rosewood Fingerboard Limited Edition Master Built By Kyle Mcmillin Electric Guitar Custom Graphic


Fender Custom Shop Stratocaster Rosewood Fingerboard Limited Edition Master Built By Kyle Mcmillin Electric Guitar Custom Graphic


$8320


Commissioned and crafted especially for the remodeling and spectacular Grand Re-opening of Guitar Center's legendary flagship store in Hollywood, California, this Kyle McMillin Masterbuilt custom Stratocaster with a special commemorative graphic is more than ready for its closeup. It bears a custom-engraved commemorative neckplate and mid-'60s style neck, matching graphic headstock and gold-foil logo. As with all of our Fender Custom Shop instruments, it comes with a deluxe hard case and certificate of Authenticity.<ul><li>Custom commemorative graphic on 2-piece select alder body</li><li>25.5"-scale, quartersawn maple neck, 21-fret flat-laminate rosewood fingerboard</li><li>Hand-wound Custom Shop '60s Strat pickups, 5-way switch</li><li>Vintage-style synchronized tremolo, locking Schaller tuners</li></ul>

Fender Custom Shop Masterbuilt Dennis Galuszka '60S Relic Stratocaster Brazilian Rosewood Neck Electric Guitar Red Sparkle Over Aztec Gold


Fender Custom Shop Masterbuilt Dennis Galuszka ’60S Relic Stratocaster Brazilian Rosewood Neck Electric Guitar Red Sparkle Over Aztec Gold


$7640


The Fender Custom Shop Masterbuilt Dennis Galuszka '60s Relic Stratocaster Brazilian Rosewood Neck Electric Guitar takes you back to the '60s when the Strat was enjoying a phenomenal decade. Its lightweight alder body features a Relic lacquer finish that evokes years of wear and tear, and sparkling tone comes from three Josefina hand-wound Strat pickups with five-way switching and Vintage Modified wiring.<br> <br> Other premium features include a Custom Brazilian rosewood neck with a '60s oval C profile, 9.5 in.-radius Brazilian rosewood fingerboard with 6105 frets and bone nut, and chrome/nickel hardware. Includes Custom Shop certificate of authenticity and hardshell case.  <br> <br><strong> Dennis Galuszka</strong><br> Like Fender itself, Dennis Galuszka is a Southern California native. Combining his dual passions for music and woodworking, he began building high-end acoustic guitars during his 13 years as a cabinetmaker. As a working drummer, it was a 1999 audition with one of the Fender Master Builders that led to a job interview and a new kind of steady gigas an apprentice at the Fender Custom Shop.<br> <br> After only eight months there, Galuszka was promoted to Master Builder. He has since built finely crafted instruments for influential players including Paul McCartney, Andy Summers, Johnny Marr, Patrick Stump, Mike Dirnt, Sting and many others. He has lent his expertise to a number of truly distinctive instruments, including double-neck guitars and unusual takes on classic Fender designs, and several artist model designs. Its all about the feel and sound of an instrument, Galuszka said. Those things are number one with me, above everything else.

Fender Custom Shop Masterbuilt Dennis Galuszka '60S Relic Stratocaster Brazilian Rosewood Neck Electric Guitar Sea Foam Green Over Aztec Gold


Fender Custom Shop Masterbuilt Dennis Galuszka ’60S Relic Stratocaster Brazilian Rosewood Neck Electric Guitar Sea Foam Green Over Aztec Gold


$7640


The Fender Custom Shop Masterbuilt Dennis Galuszka '60s Relic Stratocaster Brazilian Rosewood Neck Electric Guitar takes you back to the '60s when the Strat was enjoying a phenomenal decade. Its lightweight alder body features a Relic lacquer finish that evokes years of wear and tear, and sparkling tone comes from three Josefina hand-wound Strat pickups with five-way switching and Vintage Modified wiring.<br> <br> Other premium features include a Custom Brazilian rosewood neck with a '60s oval C profile, 9.5 in.-radius Brazilian rosewood fingerboard with 6105 frets and bone nut, and chrome/nickel hardware. Includes Custom Shop certificate of authenticity and hardshell case.  <br> <br><strong> Dennis Galuszka</strong><br> Like Fender itself, Dennis Galuszka is a Southern California native. Combining his dual passions for music and woodworking, he began building high-end acoustic guitars during his 13 years as a cabinetmaker. As a working drummer, it was a 1999 audition with one of the Fender Master Builders that led to a job interview and a new kind of steady gigas an apprentice at the Fender Custom Shop.<br> <br> After only eight months there, Galuszka was promoted to Master Builder. He has since built finely crafted instruments for influential players including Paul McCartney, Andy Summers, Johnny Marr, Patrick Stump, Mike Dirnt, Sting and many others. He has lent his expertise to a number of truly distinctive instruments, including double-neck guitars and unusual takes on classic Fender designs, and several artist model designs. Its all about the feel and sound of an instrument, Galuszka said. Those things are number one with me, above everything else.

Fender Custom Shop Masterbuilt Dennis Galuszka '60S Relic Stratocaster Brazilian Rosewood Neck Electric Guitar Black Over 3-Color Sunburst


Fender Custom Shop Masterbuilt Dennis Galuszka ’60S Relic Stratocaster Brazilian Rosewood Neck Electric Guitar Black Over 3-Color Sunburst


$7640


The Fender Custom Shop Masterbuilt Dennis Galuszka '60s Relic Stratocaster Brazilian Rosewood Neck Electric Guitar takes you back to the '60s when the Strat was enjoying a phenomenal decade. Its lightweight alder body features a Relic lacquer finish that evokes years of wear and tear, and sparkling tone comes from three Josefina hand-wound Strat pickups with five-way switching and Vintage Modified wiring.<br> <br> Other premium features include a Custom Brazilian rosewood neck with a '60s oval C profile, 9.5 in.-radius Brazilian rosewood fingerboard with 6105 frets and bone nut, and chrome/nickel hardware. Includes Custom Shop certificate of authenticity and hardshell case.  <br> <br><strong> Dennis Galuszka</strong><br> Like Fender itself, Dennis Galuszka is a Southern California native. Combining his dual passions for music and woodworking, he began building high-end acoustic guitars during his 13 years as a cabinetmaker. As a working drummer, it was a 1999 audition with one of the Fender Master Builders that led to a job interview and a new kind of steady gigas an apprentice at the Fender Custom Shop.<br> <br> After only eight months there, Galuszka was promoted to Master Builder. He has since built finely crafted instruments for influential players including Paul McCartney, Andy Summers, Johnny Marr, Patrick Stump, Mike Dirnt, Sting and many others. He has lent his expertise to a number of truly distinctive instruments, including double-neck guitars and unusual takes on classic Fender designs, and several artist model designs. Its all about the feel and sound of an instrument, Galuszka said. Those things are number one with me, above everything else.
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