Fender 65 Mustang Classic Guitar Review :: Fender Electric Guitars Reviews

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Fender is proud to reissue the Fender 65 Mustang Classic Guitar. Originally designed as a “student model,†the 65 Mustang Classic Guitar was nonetheless destined for greatness, and has been seen slung over the shoulders of great players such as David Byrne, John Frusciante, Kurt Cobain, Todd Rundgren, Graham Coxon and Adrian Belew, to name but a few.
The Fender 65 Mustang Classic Guitar comes in great vintage colors (Daphne Blue, Olympic White and Dakota Red) with highly period-correct detailing. Features include a poplar body, C-shaped maple neck with 22-fret rosewood fingerboard, four-ply pickguard with classic control plate and pickguard gap, chrome hardware, Fender/Gotoh® vintage-style tuning machines with white buttons, floating bridge with “Dynamic†vibrato tailpiece, two Mustang single-coil pickups with on/off slider switch and in/out phase switch for each pickup, “Fâ€-stamped neck plate and vintage correct headstock and bridge plate logos. A classic revived, and a real beauty at that!

Unique Features of Fender 65 Mustang Classic Electric Guitar:

Vintage Correct Styling that Includes:
– 65 Mustang Headstock and Bridge Plate Logos, – “F†Neck Plate,
– White Tipped Vintage Tuning Machines,
– Vintage Appropriate Gap Between the Control Plate and the Pickguard.
Features + Technical Specs of Fender 65 Mustang Classic Electric Guitar
Model Name’65 Mustang®
Model Number027-3706-(Color#)
SeriesClassic Series
Colors(504) Daphne Blue,
(505) Olympic White,
(554) Dakota Red,
(Polyurethane Finish)
NeckMaple, “C†Shape,
(Gloss Polyurethane Finish)
FingerboardRosewood, 7.25†Radius (184mm)
No. of Frets22 Vintage
Pickups2 Mustang Single-Coil Pickups (Neck & Bridge)
ControlsMaster Volume, Master Tone
Pickup SwitchingOn/Off Slider,
In/Out Phase Switch for Each Pickup
BridgeFloating Bridge with “Dynamic†Vibrato Tail-piece
Machine HeadsFender/Gotoh® Vintage Style Tuning Machines with White Buttons
Pickguard3-Ply White Pearloid on:
(504) Daphne Blue,
(554) Dakota Red,

4-Ply Tortoise Shell on:
(505) Olympic White
Scale Length24†(610 mm)
Width at Nut1.625†(41 mm)
StringsSuper 250R, NPS,
Gauges: (.010, .013, .017, .026, .036, .046), p/n 073-0250-006

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