Fender Stratocaster Time Machine – 69 STRATOCASTER NOS Electric Guitar Review :: Fender Electric Guitar Reviews

replica of the ’69 Stratocaster.

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A guitar collector’s dream! Imagine going to a yard sale and discovering a vintage guitar that’s been stashed in a closet—it’s worn a bit and yellowed with age, and the finish is slightly checked with hairline cracks typical of instruments that have been exposed to years of humidity and temperature variations.
Its large headstock and round-lam fingerboard took us from Woodstock into a new era. Other features of the 69 Fender STRATOCASTER NOS electric guitar include late ’60s-style large headstock, and t3 custom wound ’69 single coil pickups (built to original ’69 specs), solid lightweight alder body, one-piece U-shaped maple neck, vintage F machine heads, 21-frets, one volume and 2 tone controls, 5-way pickup selector switch, 25.5″ scale. This Fender strat features the New Old Stock (NOS) treatment—built as if bought new in its respective model year and just found today.

Features + Technical Specs
Model Number 015-1700-(Color#) and 015-1702-(Color#)
Series Time Machine Series
Colors“Thinskin” Finish:
(800) 3-Color Sunburst,
(805) Olympic White,
(806) Black,
(Nitrocellulose Lacquer Finish)
Body Select Alder
Neck Maple, “U” Shape,
(Polyurethane Finish)
Fingerboard Round Laminated Rosewood p/n 015-1700, or Round Laminated Maple p/n 015-1702,
7.25” Radius (184 mm)
No. of Frets 21 Vintage Style Frets
Pickups 3 Custom ‘69 Single-Coil Strat Pickups
Controls Master Volume,
Tone 1. (Neck Pickup),
Tone 2. (Middle Pickup)
Pickup Switching 3-Position Blade:
Position 1. Bridge Pickup
Position 2. Middle Pickup
Position 3. Neck Pickup
Bridge American Vintage Synchronized Tremolo
Machine Heads Fender/Schaller Vintage “F” Style Tuning Machines
Hardware Nickel/Chrome
Pickguard 3-Ply White
Scale Length 25.5” (648 mm)
Width at Nut 1.650” (42 mm)
Unique Features“U” Shape Maple Neck,
Large ‘60s Style Headstock,
Built as if bought new in its respective year and brought forward in time.
Strings Fender Super 250R, Nickel Plated Steel,
Gauges: (.010, .013, .017, .026, .036, .046),
p/n 073-0250-006
Accessories Deluxe Black Hardshell Case (Orange Interior), Strap, Cable
These musical instruments offer includes Case Deluxe Black Hardshell Case
Introduced 1/1999

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