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Fender 1996 Clapton Strat Electric Guitar #SN6939783 - Used  From Fender

A Strat fit for Old Slowhand Himself!


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Condition: Used, Very Good

SP Luthier Notes: Fret Dress, Cosmetic Work, Setup

Fender 1996 Clapton Strat - Quick n' Dirty

In this video, Sound Pure guitar specialist Eddie Berman plays a Fender 1996 Clapton Strat Electric Guitar SN6939783 with a Swart Space Tone Tremolo Tuxedo 1x12 Combo Amp.

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    • Fender 1996 Clapton Strat Electric Guitar #SN6939783 - Used

Manufacturer's Description from Fender

Eric Clapton Stratocaster® (1988-2001)

Introduced 1988 - Upgraded in 2002

Originally introduced as part of "Artist Signature" Series

One of the 1st U.S. made artist models manufactured following Fender purchase from CBS in 1986

Featured soft "V" shape neck profile, "blocked" vintage tremolo, TBX Tone Control, and active mid-boost circuitry


About Manufacturer

With an illustrious history dating back to 1946, Fender has touched and transformed music worldwide and in nearly every genre: rock ‘n’ roll, country and western, jazz, rhythm and blues and many others. Everyone from beginners and hobbyists to the world’s most acclaimed artists and performers have used Fender instruments and amps, in the process making the company not only a revered music industry name, but also a cultural icon. It is our vision to continue championing THE SPIRIT OF ROCK-N-ROLL® throughout the world and our mission to exceed the expectations of music enthusiasts worldwide.


Body: Alder

Body Finish: Polyurethane

Body Shape: Stratocaster®

Bridge: Blocked American Vintage Synchronized Tremolo

Bridge Pickup: Fender® Lace™ Sensor Single-Coil Strat® (Gold)

Color: Pewter

Configuration: SSS

Control Knobs: White Plastic

Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1. Master TBX™ Tone Control, Tone 2. Master Active Mid Boost (0-25dB). Mid boost kit

Country Of Origin: US

Dimensions: 6.00x17.00x44.75 IN

Fingerboard: Maple

Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm)

Fret Size: Vintage-Style

Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome

Middle Pickup: Fender® Lace™ Sensor Single-Coil Strat® (Gold)

Model Name: Eric Clapton Stratocaster® (1988-2001), Maple Fingerboard, Pewter

Neck Finish: Satin Urethane

Neck Material: Maple

Neck Pickup: Fender® Lace™ Sensor Single-Coil Strat® (Gold)

Neck Shape: Soft "V"

Number of Frets: 22

Nut Material: Bone

Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)

Orientation: Right-Hand

Pickguard: 1-Ply White

Pickup Configuration: SSS

Pickup Switching: 5-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Middle Pickup, Position 3. Middle Pickup, Position 4. Middle and Neck Pickup, Position 5. Neck Pickup

Position Inlays: Black Dot

Refinement Neck Material: Maple

Refinement Neck Shape: V Shape

Refinement Pickups: Modern

Scale Length: 25.5" (64.77 cm)

Series: Artist Signature Series

String Nut: Bone

Strings: Fender® USA 250R Nickel Plated Steel (.010-.046 Gauges), PN 0730250406

Tuning Machines: Vintage-Style