Fender Stratocaster Hardtail Natural 1978

6-String Solid Body Electric Guitar in Natural with Rosewood Fingerboard. Made in the USA.

Fender Stratocaster Hardtail Natural 1978

  • $1,995.00

Description & Specs


Finish: Original

Body Material: Ash Body

Body Details: Two piece ash solid body

Neck Material: Maple Neck

Fingerboard Material: Rosewood Fingerboard

Neck Profile: medium "C"

Neck Thickness (IN): 1st- .82" 12th- .88"

Fingerboard Radius: 7.25

Nut Width: 1-5/8"

Scale Length: 25-1/2"

Neck Details: One piece maple neck with unbound rosewood veneer board.

Electronics: Original black bobbin pickups and original wiring with 1978 pot codes. Some solder joints have been touched up.

Pickup Measurements: neck 5.9k ohms middle 5.8k ohms bridge 5.7k ohms

Hardware: Original hardware except for upgraded Callaham bridge and saddle.

Weight: 7 lbs 12.1 oz

Modifications / Repairs: The bridge has been replaced. Some solder joints in the wiring have been touched up.

Case Details: Original hard shell case. One of the latches is broken, the case is otherwise fully functional.

Cosmetic Condition: The guitar has light play wear for its age. The finish is glossy with checking and light dents and scratches throughout. The metal hardware is nicely tarnished.

Serial Number: S772036

Tech Notes: The guitar play well with medium/low action and some relief in the neck. The frets are wide and tall with light play wear. The truss rod has limited adjustability so the guitar plays best with light gauge strings (10s or smaller). -The serial number dates to 1978.