About the Fender American Standard Stratocaster
Icon. Not a word to be used lightly, but the Stratocaster® is just that. The new American Standard Stratocaster guitars are beauties to behold in sound, look and feel. Features include hand-rolled fingerboard edges, alnico V pickups, staggered tuners, improved bridge with bent steel saddles and copper-infused high-mass block for increased resonance and sustain, tinted neck, high-gloss maple or rosewood fretboard, satin neck back for smooth playability, thin-finish undercoat that lets the body breathe and improves resonance, and Fender® exclusive SKB® molded case.
- Model Name : American Standard Stratocaster
- Color : Olympic White
- Body Material : Alder
- Body Shape : Stratocaster
- Body Finish : Urethane
- Neck Shape : Modern "C" Shape
- Number of Frets : 22
- Fret Size : Medium Jumbo
- Position Inlays : White Dot Position Inlays
- Fingerboard Radius : 9.5"
- Fretboard : Rosewood
- Neck Material : Maple
- Neck Finish : Satin Finish on Back, Gloss Finish on Headstock Front with Buffed Fingerboard
- Nut Width : 1.685"
- Scale Length : 25.5"
- Neck Plate : 4-Bolt Neck Plate with Micro-Tilt
- Truss Rod Nut : 1/8" American Series Nut
- Pickup Configuration : S/S/S
- Bridge Pickup : American Strat® Single-Coil Pickup
- Middle Pickup : American Strat® Single-Coil Pickup
- Neck Pickup : American Strat® Single-Coil Pickup
- 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
- Special Electronics : No-Load Tone Control
- Controls : Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. No-Load Tone Control (Middle and Bridge Pickups)
- Hardware Finish : Chrome
- Bridge : 2-Point Synchronized Tremolo with Vintage Style Bent Steel Saddles
- String Nut : Synthetic Bone
- Case : Molded rectangular SKB® case
- Included Accessories : Fender/SKB® Case, Cable, Strap, Polishing Cloth
Unique Features : New Bent Steel Saddles with Elongated String Slots, Copper Infused High Mass 100% Metal Bridge Block, Thinner Undercoat Finish for Improved Body Resonance, Tinted Neck, Maple Fingerboard Neck: Satin Finish on Back, Gloss Finish on Front; Rosewood Fingerboard Neck: Satin Finish on Back, Gloss Finish on Headstock Front with Buffed Fingerboard, 4-Bolt Neck Attachment with Micro-Tilt™ Adjustment, Bi-Flex Truss Rod System, Parchment Knobs and Pickup Covers, Rolled Fretboard Edges, Staggered Tuning Keys, H/S/H Pickup Routing, New Molded Fender/SKB Case with TSA Locks, Glass Reinforced Nylon Trigger Latches, and Form Fitted Plush Interior