2006 Fender Japan 1957 Stratocaster Reissue ST57 - Black - Made In Japan
USA DiMarzio Collection
Bridge Pickup
SN#: S093061

In the world of electric guitars there are instruments that are considered iconic and legendary. These guitars exemplify the essence of what players look for in a true player instrument. One of the first instruments that comes to mind is "Blackie",  the fabled Stratocaster that is certainly one of those true icons.  This Fender ST57 vintage reissue Stratocaster has a cool and deep vibe that really resonates with us. The contoured lightweight body is finished in a classic black and is loaded with original, hot Fender Japan ceramic pickups in the neck and middle positions, and a smoking DiMarzio DP423W Injector pickup in the bridge. We plugged this guitar up to our vintage Deluxe Reverb and were excited about what we heard. The neck is super playable with a comfortable oval profile that measures 0.879" at the 1st fret and 0.952" as we reach the 12th fret. The neck is straight and true and is topped with 21 frets, executed with vintage gauge fret wire. The guitar has just been given the seal of approval by our tech and has been freshly strung with 10-46 gauge strings and is set up for optimal playability. In a world of iconic guitars this is one that holds its own to make a timeless, indelible impression.

Condition: This guitar has some scattered playwear marks that are typical on instruments that are just too much fun to put down. There are some dings, dents, scuffs and scratches, but overall it remains in very good cosmetic contain with big chips or gouges.

It has just been professionally set up and dialed in for optimal playability and tone. It has low action with no buzzing or dead spots and is an absolute joy to play. It has been deep cleaned and detailed. All guitars will arrive looking and playing great. The frets have been dressed/polished and the fingerboard was cleaned. (Unfinished Rosewood and Ebony boards get treated with Fret Doctor - a proprietary all natural oil that is the best on the market) It was professionally set up and has brand new strings, the action was adjusted, the intonation is spot on and it plays excellent. All the electronics work flawlessly.

Neck is perfectly straight and the truss rod works with no issues

Intonation is spot-on

It has been professionally set up with nice low action & new American made strings. 

If needed, the frets will be dressed leveled & crowned 

All frets are polished prior to shipping when they are set up - They will shine like new!

A demo video will be recorded prior to shipping.

***Please note that international shipping prices listed are minimum quotes in some cases. Certain countries are more expensive and will require additional shipping costs. Express services such as UPS, DHL & FedEx are also available, Please contact me for a personalized quote.

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The Guitar Dude is a THREE time and Current 2021 NAMM Top 100 Dealer in the world who has been selling some of the nicest guitars on the planet since 2010. Known for the most Killer Flame Top Gibson 1959 Les Pauls Reissues and classic Fender guitars of all eras. I make beautiful guitar porn, please follow me on Facebook, Instagram, & Twitter
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7 day return policy as per Reverb guidelines, BUT intentions of the return must be communicated in writing within 3 day of receiving the guitar as indicated by the tracking. Unless the guitar is not as described or damaged in shipping ORIGINAL/RETURN SHIPPING CHARGES WILL NOT BE REFUNDED AND THERE WILL BE A 12% RESTOCKING FEE. . The guitar MUST BE RETURNED IN THE EXACT CONDITION it was received or it is subject to a 10% restocking fee. I am not a big chain shop, I hope you understand.


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Listed2 years ago
ConditionVery Good (Used)
Very Good items may show a few slight marks or scratches but are fully functional and in overall great shape.learn more
  • ST-57 Stratocaster Reissue MIJ
Right / Left Handed
  • Right Handed
Fretboard Material
  • Maple
Body Shape
  • S-Style
Number of Strings
  • 6-String
Body Type
  • Solid Body
Model Family
  • Fender Stratocaster
  • Fender Vintage MIJ / CIJ
Product Family
  • Fender Stratocaster
Neck Construction
  • Bolt-On
Number of Frets
  • 21

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