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Home > Guitar > Electric Guitar > Solid Body Electric > Fender American Vintage '65 Stratocaster Electric Guitar

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Item #: H86353 001 001
Mfg #: 0111800854

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Price: $2,299.99
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Fender American Vintage '65 Stratocaster Electric Guitar

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Product Overview

A desirable vintage of the favored classic with its improved neck and pickup wire.

  • An authentic recreation of the classic model
    Lighweight alder body
    Rounded C-shaped neck profile
    Round-laminated rosewood fingerboard
    Vintage accurate pickups wound to period-correct specs and sound
    Three-ply white pickguard with 11 holes
    Incudes case
Product Details

Fender American Vintage '65 Stratocaster Electric Guitar

The 1965 Stratocaster saw the return to a thick C-shaped maple neck, this time with a round-laminated dark rosewood fingerboard and larger pearl dot inlays. It was also the first year for enamel-covered pickup wire. That’s what players will find on the Fender American Vintage '65 Stratocaster Electric Guitar, along with other authentic features including a three-ply white pickguard with 11 holes, lightweight alder body, aged plastic knobs and vintage-accurate pickups, bridge saddles, tuner spacing and more. Available in classic Three-color Sunburst finish.

The American Vintage Series has long presented some of Fender’s best selling guitars (their early-’80s introduction, in fact, was one of the first signs that Fender was “back” as the CBS era ended). Today, Fender has boldly cleared the slate to make way for a fresh American Vintage series with new features, new specs and the most meticulous level of vintage accuracy yet. Rather than just replacing the previous models with different ones, they’ve completely and comprehensively re-imagined the entire vintage-reissue concept—restoring original tooling dies, voicing new pickups, reformulating vintage colors and more—based on actual vintage guitars. Includes case.

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  • Series: American Vintage
    Body Shape: Stratocaster®
    Body Material: Alder
    Body Finish: New Fender Flash Coat Lacquer
    Neck: Maple, Mid '60s "C" Shape
    Neck Finish: New Fender Flash Coat Lacquer
    Fingerboard: Round Laminated Rosewood
    Fingerboard Radius: 7.25" (18.41 cm)
    Frets: 21, Vintage Style Frets
    Scale Length: 25.5" (64.8 cm)
    Nut Width: 1.650 (42 mm)
    String Nut: Bone
    Truss Rod: Vintage-Style Heel Adjust
    Pickups: New American Vintage '65 Grey Bottom Strat® Single-Coil Pickup (Bridge) New American Vintage '65 Grey Bottom Strat® Single-Coil Pickup (Middle) New American Vintage '65 Grey Bottom Strat® Single-Coil Pickup (Neck)
    Pickup Switching: 5-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Middle Pickup, Position 3. Middle Pickup, Position 4. Middle and Neck Pickup, Position 5. Neck Pickup
    Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1 (Neck) , Tone 2 (Middle and Bridge)
    Hardware: Chrome
    Tuning Keys: Single Line "Fender Deluxe" Vintage Style Bridge: American Vintage Synchronized Tremolo
    Control Knobs: New Aged White Strat® Pickguard: 3-Ply White with Vintage Bevel
    Strings: Fender® USA 250R NPS, (.010-.046 Gauges)
    Incl. Accessories: Vintage '65 Strat Strap, Cable, and Cloth; Vintage 3-Position Switch, '60s Strat Information Kit, Owner's Manual, Saddle Height Wrench
    Case/Gig Bag: New Deluxe Vintage Black Case
    Unique Features: Thick C-shaped maple neck with round-laminated rosewood fingerboard and larger pearl dot inlays; All-new pickups wound to period-correct specs and sound; Vintage-accurate bridge saddles and tuner spacing
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