Fender Custom Shop 1960 Relic Strat - Chocolate 3 Colour Sunburst / Rosewood
This Fender Custom Shop 1960 Relic Strat unites authentic vintage style and sound with contemporary features for a fast playing, comfortable feeling guitar.
The Fender Custom Shop 1960 Relic Stratocaster, here in Chocolate 3 Colour Sunburst finish, delivers the classic Fender looks and tones of a 50 year old instrument, coupled with a careful selection of contemporary features, giving you an unbeatable combination.
Featuring a lightweight two piece Alder body that sports an expertly aged Relic Nitro Cellulose finish, this Custom Shop 1060 Strat will be allowed to breathe and age like only a Nitro finished guitar can. The body is married to a quartersawn maple neck featuring a period-correct Oval ‘C’ profile. The AAA Rosewood fretboard features a modern 9.5” radius and is equipped with 21 Jumbo frets for easy string bending and vibrato.
It comes loaded with a trio of Custom Shop 60/63 single coil pickups, with the middle one being reverse wound/ reverse polarity for reduced hum in positions 2 and 4. These are wired through a 5 way selector switch, master volume and two tone controls featuring a Tone-Saver Treble Bleed circuit to allow crisp trebles at all volume levels.
Other appointments include carefully aged hardware, consisting of an American Vintage Synchronized tremolo bridge, Vintage style, Fender logo tuners and a wing string tree.
Completing the package, the Custom Shop 1960 Relic Strat ships with a Deluxe hard shell case, a leather strap and a Custom Shop Certificate of Authenticity.
- Relic Nitro Cellulose finish
- 2 piece select Lightweight alder body
- Quartersawn maple neck
- AAA Rosewood fretboard
- 9.5” Fretboard radius
- 21 Jumbo frets
- 3 x Custom Shop 60/63 Single Coil Pickups
- RWRP Middle pickup
- 5 way selector switch, master volume, 2 x tone controls
- Tone Saver Treble bleed circuit
- 3 Ply Mint Green Pickguard
- American Vintage 6 Saddle Synchronized tremolo bridge
- Vintage Style tuners
- Deluxe hard shell case
- Leather Strap
- Certificate of Authenticity