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Fender Jimi Hendrix Monterey Stratocaster Pre-Order

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Fender Jimi Hendrix Monterey Stratocaster

This Fender Jimi Hendrix Monterey Stratocaster is now available for pre-order! 

It’s been 50 years since Jimi Hendrix took the world by storm with his incredible Monterey Pop Festival performance, which he concluded with the sacrificial burning of his now-iconic handpainted Stratocaster. Destroyed during the fiery culmination of his set, this one-of-a-kind guitar survived only in photos and film. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of this milestone in music history, we created the limited-edition Jimi Hendrix Monterey Stratocaster.

A trio of single-coil Stratocaster pickups give this Strat® its classic Fender sound—bell-like and articulate, it has plenty of singing sustain for soloing. The “C”-shaped maple neck bears a vintage-style 7.25”-radius maple fingerboard with 21 vintage-sized frets for a playing feel just like the original. The six-screw synchronized tremolo is perfect for unleashing dive-bombs and other sonic expression. Other period-correct touches include the vintage-style tuning machines, strap buttons, trem arm and dual-wing string trees. An homage to Hendrix’s spectacular Strat—right down to the hand-painted nail-polish artwork that burned its way into our memories—and as a special touch we’ve added an exclusive etched Hendrix neck plate. Carrying on the same free-spirited, psychedelic vibe of the original, and indeed Hendrix himself, the Jimi Hendrix Monterey Stratocaster is sure to set your music ablaze.

Specs:

Model: Stratocaster
Body: Alder

Neck: Maple
Neck Width: 1.650”
Neck Profile: “C” Shape
Fingerboard: Pau Ferro
Radius: 7.25”
Fingerboard Binding:
Inlays: Aged White Dot
Scale Length: 25.5”
Number of Frets: 21
Nut: Synthetic Bone

Bridge: 6-Saddle Vintage-Style Synchronized Tremolo
Tuners: Vintage-Style
Hardware Material: Nickel/Chrome
Knobs: White Plastic
Pickguard: Printed Monterey Artwork
Pickups: Vintage-Style Single-Coil Strat (Bridge/Middle/Neck)
Finish: White/Red w/Gloss Polyurethane

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