Fender Jim Root Stratocaster Electric Guitar, Black, Ebony

Fender Jim Root Stratocaster Electric Guitar, Black, Ebony

Product code: fen0114545706

For heavy, molten nu-metal Strat® style, the Fender Jim Root Stratocaster delivers crushing detuned tone with a stark utilitarian look.


  • Fender Jim Root Stratocaster Electric Guitar, Black, Ebony

    For heavy, molten nu-metal Strat® style, the Fender Jim Root Stratocaster delivers crushing detuned tone with a stark utilitarian look.

    Main Features

    • Mahogany body with sharp radius
    • Modern 'C'-shaped neck profile and large headstock
    • Ebony or maple compound-radius fingerboard (12 to 16 inch) with 22 jumbo frets and no position inlays (side-dot inlays only)
    • EMG® 60 (neck) and 81 (bridge) active humbucking pickups
    • Single control knob (volume) and three-way pickup switch
    • Hardtail strings-thru-body bridge
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    The towering Slipknot guitarist joined Fender in creating a huge-sounding signature Strat model that complements his heavy playing style, and it's a monster—right down to its compound-radius fingerboard (12 to 16 inch), EMG® active humbucking pickups, sparse control layout and more. Brutal.

    EMG® Active Humbucking Pickups
    For a decidedly non-traditional design and configuration, the crushing nu-metal sound of the Jim Root Stratocaster is produced by a fearsome pair of EMG® active humbucking pickups.

    Compound-Radius Fingerboard
    This instrument features a compound-radius fingerboard, a sophisticated and carefully crafted feature in which the fingerboard has a more pronounced curvature across its width near the nut (ideal for chording) and gradually flattens to a very slight curvature toward the upper frets (perfect for bending notes and soloing).

    Locking Tuners
    A convenient high-end, high-performance feature, locking tuners offer increased tuning stability, especially on tremolo-equipped guitars, and they make changing strings substantially faster and easier than conventional tuners.

    Ebony Fingerboard
    The Flat Black model has a darkly alluring ebony fingerboard with no inlays.

    Satin Lacquer Finish
    The finish on this instrument combines the resonance and thin breathability of lacquer with the stylishly muted matte look of a satin colour coat.

    Jumbo Frets
    The largest of the fret sizes, jumbo frets are tall and wide, which lets you get a better grip on the strings, enabling more control over them and making bends and vibrato easier. A good choice for players with larger hands and thicker fingers.


    Fender Jim Root Stratocaster Specifications

    Body
    Body Material: Mahogany
    Body Finish: Satin Nitrocellulose Lacquer
    Body Shape: Stratocaster®

    Neck
    Neck Material: Maple
    Neck Finish: Satin Urethane
    Neck Shape: Modern 'C'
    Scale Length: 25.5 inch (648 mm)
    Fingerboard Material: Ebony
    Fingerboard Radius: 12 to 16 inch Compound Radius (304.8 mm to 406.4 mm)
    Number of Frets: 22
    Fret Size: Jumbo
    Nut Material: Synthetic Bone
    Nut Width: 1.650 inch (42 mm)
    Position Inlays: None
    Truss Rod: Bi-Flex™

    Electronics
    Bridge Pickup: EMG® 81 Humbucking
    Neck Pickup: EMG® 60
    Controls: Master Volume
    Switching: 3-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
    Configuration: HH

    Hardware
    Bridge: 6-Saddle String-Through-Body Hardtail With Block Saddles
    Hardware Finish: Black
    Tuning Machines: Deluxe Staggered Cast/Sealed Locking
    Pickguard: 3-Ply Black
    Control Knobs: Black Plastic
    Switch Tip: Black
    Neck Plate: 4-Bolt Custom

    Miscellaneous
    Strings: Fender® USA 250R, NPS, (.010-.046 Gauges)
    Other Features: Mahogany Body, Sharp Tele® Body Radius, Large Headstock, Active EMG Pickups, Ebony or Maple Fingerboard with 12 to 16 inch Compound Radius, Side Dot Position Inlays Only, Black Hardware, Black Plastic Parts, Black Pickguard Screws, Flat Finshes, Fender® Straplock Strap Buttons

    Accessories
    Case/Gig Bag: Deluxe Black Tweed Hardshell

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  • Additional Information

    On demo in store No
    Specifications
    Body
    Body Shape: Stratocaster®
    Body Finish: Satin Nitrocellulose Lacquer Finish
    Brand Fender
    Condition New
    Documentation No