Fender Stratocaster Rosewood Fingerboard 1970 Sunburst

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  • $3,440$7,760

The Fender Stratocaster is arguably the most iconic, most played, and most copied electric guitar design of all-time. Fender launched the Strat in 1954, and the model evolved throughout the '50s and '60s. With the CBS purchase of Fender in 1965, the classic era of Strat production ended, and subsequent Strats are of considerable less interest to collectors than pre-cbs examples. 

Years of Production:
 1954 - present

Unique to this Year: First full year of fingerboard options. Last year before transition towards 3 instead of 4-bolt neck plate.

Body Style: Solidbody double cutaway

Wood Composition: Alder body, Maple neck

Design Elements: Bolt-on neck, dot inlays, 3 single-coil pickups, tremolo bridge

Notable Players:  Bob Dylan, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, David Gilmour 

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