Fender Stratocaster Black 1969

6-String Solid Body Electric Guitar with Rosewood Fingerboard. Made in the USA.
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Fender Stratocaster Black 1969

Vintage

Description & Specs

The following specs were carefully collected and recorded by a skilled technician. For a more detailed description and questions regarding sound, feel, or cosmetic condition, please visit our Lincoln Avenue showroom or call to speak to one of our Used and Vintage experts.
Finish Details: Original
Body Material: Alder Body
Neck Material: Maple Neck
Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
Neck Profile: "C" profile
Neck Thickness (IN): .89" (1st fret), .92" (12th fret)
Fingerboard Radius: 7.25"
Nut Width: 1-5/8"
Scale Length: 25 1/2"
Neck Details: Bolt-on maple neck with rosewood veneer fretboard, dot inlays, and truss rod adjustment at the heel. The nut has been replaced. The heel has a "22APR69B" date stamp.
Electronics: Original Fender grey bobbin single coil pickups, and original wiring harness with 3-way blade switch, master volume control, neck tone control, and middle pickup tone control. The solder joint between the bridge ground wire and the volume pot has been touched up. The pickups have 1969 date stamps, and the pot codes date to 1966.
Pickup Measurements: 5.7k (neck), 5.7k (middle), 5.4k (bridge)
Hardware: Original, including the trem arm and bridge cover.
Weight: 8lbs 1oz
Modifications/Repairs: -Non-original nut -The solder joint between the bridge ground wire and the volume pot has been touched up
Case Details: Original hardshell case
Cosmetic Condition: The guitar is very clean for its age; the finish is glossy with swirls, light scratches, and a few patches of haze. The sides of the body have a couple small dings, and the back has some additional scratches. The back of the neck is glossy and smooth.
Serial Number: 259214
Tech Notes: The guitar plays well with low action and optimal neck relief, and is currently set up with 10s. The truss rod is adjustable. The frets are narrow and fairly low, with light wear in the first position. The neck stamp, pickup dates, and serial number date the guitar to 1969.
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