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Fender Custom Shop '56 Strat FMT Trans Blue #CN93157 - Used  From Fender

"Mike Eldred Era" Fender Custom Shop with upgraded TBX (Treble-Bass Xpander) tone control anodized pickguard, and stainless steel frets


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Beautiful Deep Trans Blue finish with an equally gorgeous Strat tone !!!

Manufacturer's Description from Fender

Since 1987, the Fender Custom Shop has been a "dream factory," producing guitars that are to playing what Ferraris are to driving. The skilled craftsmen in Fender's Corona, Calif., Custom Shop are known worldwide for their artistry in making guitars that range from the fine to the fantastic. Whether it's building a new custom instrument from the ground up or modifying an existing one, their best is the best.

Fender Custom Shop instruments have been crafted for and with the input of the world's finest players-names like Clapton, Beck, Burton, Cray, Gilmour, Townshend and Vaughan, to name just a few. One could be yours.


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.


Serial Number: CN93157

Weight: 7.05 lbs

Year: 2000

Model: ‘56 Stratocaster® FMT®

Body: Flame Maple/Ash

Neck: Flame Maple

Fingerboard: Maple

No. of Frets: 21(stainless)

Scale Length: 25.5"

Width @ Nut: 1.65

Hardware: Chrome

Machine Heads: Locking (Replacement Fender Vintage Keys included)

Bridge: Fender Vintage Trem

Pickguard: Anodized Pickguard (Original Single Ply White included)

Pickups: 3 Single Coils

Pickup Switching: 5-Position Blade:

Position 1. Bridge Pickup

Position 2. Bridge and Middle Pickups

Position 3. Middle Pickup

Position 4. Middle and Neck Pickups

Position 5. Neck Pickup

Controls: Master Volume.  Tone 1 (Neck/Middle Pickups).  TBX Tone Control (Bridge Pickup Only)

Color: Trans Blue