1959 Fender Stratocaster 3 Tone Sunburst
Serial No.: 39180
Colour: 3-Tone Sunburst
Body Date: 6-59
Neck Date: none
Neck: Maple with Brazilian Rosewood slab Fingerboard with Clay Dot inlays
Weight: 3,150 kg
Pre-CBS slabboard Stratocaster is a really rare bird.
The guitar comes with a lot of honest playware and dings and dongs.
A very resonant sounding instrument.
It has a typical time period correct thinner neck profile.
All parts of the instruments are absolutely period correct.
Tuner: Single Line Klusons
Hardware: Fender “synchronized” tremolo with 6 x “Pat. Nr.” stamped steel saddles.
Black bottom pickups well balanced. Polarity all South.
Neck: 5.98k Ohm
Middle: 6.02k Ohm
Bridge: 6.53k Ohm
Pot dates: 304-5947
Original CTR 1452 3-Way Switch.
Original Bookmatch Cap, plastics and 3-ply greenish Pickguard.
It comes with an Vintage late 50s/early 60s brown patterned, 3-latch Tolex case with brown lining.
The guitar has been re-fretted and the neck has been refinished long time ago.