Non-tremolo, or hardtail if you prefer. You want to know the coolest thing about this Strat? No, it's not the original '50s pickguard or the "7-59" body date, or first week of 1959 pot dates. And no, not the fact that it is one of the first ever slab-board Strats. It's not the original pickups (neck is rewound), nor the original neck finish and logo. It's also not because it's a hardtail. Not the original single-line Klusons or great neck profile. It's not the original 3-way that's never been out. Killer tone? Yes, it's got killer tone and a great neck but the coolest thing is that it's 6.5 pounds. An effortless feather. Refinished body, quite well, with a 1960 brown Fender case. We got a new Custom Shop Strat in stock for $25k, so let's see... Don't wait.

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ConditionGood (Used)
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  • Stratocaster with Rosewood Fretboard
  • Sunburst
  • 1959
Made In
  • United States
Fretboard Material
  • Rosewood
Pickup Configuration
  • SSS
Right / Left Handed
  • Right Handed
Body Shape
  • S-Style
Number of Strings
  • 6-String
Neck Material
  • Maple
Offset Body
  • No
Wood Top Style
  • Plain
Body Type
  • Solid Body
Color Family
  • Sunburst
Bridge/Tailpiece Type
  • Tremolo Bridge
Model Family
  • Fender Stratocaster
  • Fender Vintage Pre-CBS Era
Product Family
  • Fender Stratocaster
Finish Features
  • Refinished
Scale Length
  • 25.5"
Fretboard Radius
  • 7.25"
Neck Construction
  • Bolt-On
Number of Frets
  • 21

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St. Paul, MN, United States
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