Fender Custom '59 Stratocaster 2001 Black Matching Headstock Custom Shop NOS

$3,150.00
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There are a bunch of Strats in the shop right now, but this 2001 '59 Custom Stratocaster keeps drawing my eye with that black body and headstock coupled with the figured maple neck and fretboard.  It is a very cool look! 

The guitar is a great player as well.  The frets look nearly new and the setup is perfect.

This Strat was part of a large collection we acquired from the original owner.  Having been part of a collection of over 200 guitars, it was played very little, if at all.  It was appropriately stored and is in showroom condition with no issues, repairs, or changes.  The truss rod has room for future neck relief adjustment.

The original purchase receipt, certificate of authenticity and other paperwork is included.  The black case seems incorrect for a '59 reissue, but it is a nice Fender case. 

  • Color: Black on Black, Matching Headstock
  • Weight: 8lbs 2.7oz
  • Body: Ash
  • Neck: Figured Maple
  • Neck Date/Code: Jan 11 2001
  • Fretboard: Figured Maple
  • Inlays: Black Dot
  • Frets: Original
  • Fret count: 21
  • Nut: Original
  • Nut width: 1-11/16"
  • Scale: 25.5"
  • Radius: 7.25"
  • Neck thickness at 1st fret: .86"
  • Neck thickness at 12th fret: .97"
  • Action 1st String at 12th Fret: 2/32"
  • Action 6th String at 12th Fret: 5/64"
  • Total length: 38-3/8"
  • Lower bout: 12-1/2"
  • Waist: 9"
  • Upper bout: 11"
  • Body depth/thickness outside edge: 1-3/4"
  • String gauge: .010-.046
  • Hardware Color: Chrome
  • Bridge Pickup/Brand: Fender Single Coil
  • Bridge Pickup Reading: 6.21k
  • Pickup Original?: Yes
  • Middle Pickup/Brand: Fender Single Coil
  • Middle Pickup Reading: 6.08k
  • Pickup Original?: Yes
  • Neck Pickup/Brand: Fender Single Coil
  • Neck Pickup Reading: 6.04k
  • Pickup Original?: Yes
  • Pickguard: 3 Ply Black
  • Bridge: Original
  • Tuners: Kluson Style
  • Switch: 5 Way
  • Pots/Codes: Original, 013448
  • Case: OHSC
  • Notes: Whammy Bar Not Included

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