Fender American Pro Stratocaster HH ShawBucker, Black, Rosewood
The Fender American Professional Stratocaster HH ShawBucker isn't a re-imagining of the classic design: it's the authentic original model, evolved for today's players.
- Two Tim Shaw-designed ShawBucker humbucking pickups
- New modern 'Deep C'-shaped neck profile
- Bone nut: 22 narrow-tall frets for easier bending
- Pop-in tremolo arm for enhanced stability
- Treble bleed circuit maintains highs when reducing volume
- Includes Elite Moulded hardshell case
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Often copied, but never surpassed, the Stratocaster is arguably the world's most-loved electric guitar. Electrifying the music world since its release in 1954, its natural, versatile sound made the Stratocaster the benchmark for exceptional guitar tones.
V-Mod Stratocaster pickups are engineered using a proprietary blend of alnico magnet types for the neck and middle pickups. Each pickup is voiced specifically for its position, creating high-output tone with vintage warmth and the crisp, clear sound that made Fender a legend.
New 'Deep C' Neck Profile
Designed for comfort and speed, the new American Professional 'Deep C' neck profile sports more substantial shoulders—somewhat between a 'Modern C'- and 'U'-shaped profile. The increased mass and altered geometry creates a more natural feel that's perfect for chord and single-note playing alike.
Narrow-tall frets are taller and narrower than their medium jumbo cousins, making them especially effective for bending notes and playing chords up the neck with perfect intonation.
Pop-In Tremolo Arm
The new pop-in tremolo arm securely stays in position, no matter how hard you play. The arm tension can also be adjusted for a perfectly dialed-in feel that matches any player's preference.
The treble-bleed circuit maintains the high end when turning down the volume knob to reduce gain, letting your tone shine through, no matter where the instrument's volume is set.
New Hardshell Case
The Elite Moulded Case features body-hugging contours to protect your cherished instrument, TSA latches for increased security and nested stacking ability for easy storage and secure transport.
Fender American Professional Stratocaster HH ShawBucker Specifications
Body Material: Alder
Body Finish: Gloss Polyurethane
Body Shape: Stratocaster®
Neck Material: Maple
Neck Finish: Satin Urethane Finish on Back of Neck with Gloss Urethane Headstock Face
Neck Shape: Modern 'Deep C'
Scale Length: 25.5 inch (648 mm)
Fingerboard Material: Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius: 9.5 inch (241 mm)
Number of Frets: 22
Fret Size: Narrow Tall
Nut Material: Bone
Nut Width: 1.685 inch (42.8 mm)
Position Inlays: White Dot
Truss Rod: Bi-Flex™
Truss Rod Nut: 1/8 inch American Series
Bridge Pickup: Shawbucker™ 2
Neck Pickup: Shawbucker™ 1
Controls: Master Volume with Treble-Bleed, Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. (Bridge Pickup)
Switching: 5-Position Blade: Pos 1. Full Bridge Pickup, Pos 2. Inside Coils of Both Pickups, Pos 3. Both Full Pickups, Pos 4. Outer Coils of Both Pickups, Pos 5. Full Neck
Pickup Configuration: HH
Bridge: 2-Point Synchronized Tremolo with Bent Steel Saddles and Pop-In Tremolo Arm
Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome
Tuning Machines: Fender Standard Cast/Sealed Staggered
Pickguard: 3-Ply Mint Green
Control Knobs: Aged White Plastic
Switch Tip: Aged White
Neck Plate: 4-Bolt
Strings: Fender® USA 250L, NPS (.009-.042 Gauges)
Included Accessories: Elite Moulded Case