Fender Custom Shop Relic Strat

This Strat is a monster player and it plays excellent.  The sanded down neck makes it very easy to play and one of the reasons I like it so much. It also sounds completely different than my other Strats.   These days I am keeping it in Eb tuning.


Series: Time Machine Series
Model Name: ’62 Fender Stratocaster Heavy Relic Electric Guitar
Body: comfort contoured alder
Finish: vintage white
Neck: rosewood neck, custom “C” shape, (nitrocellulose lacquer finish)
Fingerboard: rosewood, 9.5″ radius (184mm)
No. Of frets: 21 6105
Pickups: 3 American Vintage ’62 Strat Single-Coil Pickups with aged white covers
Controls: volume, tone 1 (neck pickup), tone 2 (middle)
Bridge: American vintage synchronized tremolo
Machine heads: Fender/Gotoh vintage style tuning machines
Hardware: nickel/chrome
Pickguard: 3-ply mint green
Scale length: 25.5″ (648 mm)
Width at nut: 1.650″ (42 mm)

Unique features:
Aged knobs and switch tip
Synthetic bone nut
Bridge cover
Light tint lacquer finish on neck,
Shows extra wear and tear of years of heavy use, nicks, scratches, worn finish rusty hardware and aged plastic parts.
100 percent nitrocellulose lacquer finish