STOCK PHOTOS The Fender Player Series Stratocaster Introduced in 1954, the Stratocaster has flaunted its svelte body curves, tonal dexterity, and expressive vibrato in the capable hands of guitarists cross-genre. At once a working musician's axe and cultural icon, the Fender Player Series Stratocaster takes the grand tradition into the future with a fast-action 22-fret maple neck, vibrant vintage-inspired finishes, and three Player Series Alnico 5 Strat pickups that deliver all the legendary spank and sparkle you expect from a Strat. Fender's Player Series: vintage vibe, modern edge. For their new Player Series guitars, Fender went back to the drawing board with updated radii for more historically accurate body shapes, new vintage-inspired finishes, and a classic logo that harkens back to the Fenders of yesteryear. But these smooth-playing instruments also look to the future with modern enhancements that include 22 fret necks, upgraded bridges for better sustain, and new Alnico 5 pickups that crank out legendary Fender tone by the boatload.The timeless classic, with Player Series upgrades. Though the original Stratocaster was first introduced more than 60 years ago, it's unquestionably more popular now than ever. The Fender Player Stratocaster combines the guitar's sleek, elegant lines with the perfect blend of vintage and modern features. You start with the classic comfort-contoured alder body with a gloss polyester finish, then add a 3-ply parchment pickguard and a trio of Player Series Alnico 5 Strat single-coil pickups. The Fender Player Stratocaster comes with three sweet-sounding single-coil pickups selected by a modern, 5-position blade switch, making it easy to nail those glassy Strat sounds with a flick of the switch. Fast-playing modern C-shaped maple neck. In keeping with contemporary player preferences, the Fender Player Stratocaster sports a comfortable modern C shape maple neck and a 9.5-radius fingerboard with 22 medium-jumbo frets. The neck is finished with a smooth satin polyurethane for a sleek, fast feel. With its sleek body contours and highly playable neck, it's no wonder that the Fender Stratocaster has remained one of the most popular guitars on the planet for decades.
Fender Player Series Stratocaster Solidbody Electric Guitar Features. Comfort-contoured alder body, gloss polyester finish. Maple, modern "C"-shaped neck (satin polyurethane finish). 9.5-inch-radius fingerboard with 22 medium-jumbo frets. 3 Player Series Alnico 5 Strat single-coil pickups.Fender 2-point "Synchronized Tremolo" floating vibrato bridge/tailpiece. Fender standard cast/sealed tuning machines. Synthetic bone nut, width: 1.650 inches. Number of Frets 22, Medium Jumbo. Tuners Fender Standard Die-cast Sealed. Controls 1 x master volume, 2 x tone.