Fender Custom Shop Artisan Thinline Koa Stratocaster

R 59,995 inc. VAT

Description

Fender Custom Shop Artisan Thinline Koa Stratocaster

Model number: 923-5000-489

Get the Fender Custom Shop Artisan Thinline Koa Stratocaster in your hands, and you’ll discover that it offers definitive Strat tone and feel with incredible depth and dimension. On top of its museum-quality looks, the Artisan Thinline Koa Stratocaster combines a ’63 “C” neck profile with a modern 9.5″–12″ compound-radius fretboard for eminent playability. Three hand-wound Custom Shop ’60/’63 single-coil pickups sound incredibly open and alive. While it may be constructed from top-shelf AAAA-grade koa, roasted okoume, AAA bird’s-eye maple, and appointments fit for royalty, the Fender Custom Shop Artisan Thinline Koa Stratocaster deserves to be played daily.

Inspired by Masterbuilt instruments created for the 2013 Tokyo Guitar Show, Artisan series guitars are limited-edition, team-built instruments that showcase exceptional tonewoods with distinctive figuring. For exceptional tone, looks, and playability, the Fender Custom Shop went all out on these handcrafted beauties with hand-rubbed stains and premium appointments. Due to the unique grain pattern of its breathtaking koa top, this Fender Custom Shop Artisan Thinline Koa Stratocaster is a one-of-a-kind electric guitar.

Specifications

  • Body Type:Semi-hollowbody with F-hole
  • Body Shape:Stratocaster
  • Left-/Right-handed:Right-handed
  • Number of Strings:6
  • Body Material:Roasted Okume
  • Top Material:AAAA Koa
  • Body Finish:Nitrocellulose Lacquer
  • Color:Aged Natural
  • Neck Material:AAA Roasted Birdseye Maple
  • Neck Shape:1963 C Profile
  • Radius:9.5″-12″ compound
  • Fingerboard Material:African Blackwood
  • Fingerboard Inlay:Vintage Clay Dots
  • Number of Frets:21, 6105 Narrow Jumbo
  • Scale Length:25.5″
  • Nut Width:1.650″
  • Nut Material:Bone
  • Bridge/Tailpiece:6-Saddle American Vintage Synchronized Tremolo
  • Tuners:American Vintage
  • Neck Pickup:Custom Shop Handwound 60/63 Single-coil
  • Middle Pickup:Custom Shop Handwound 60/63 RWRP Single-coil
  • Bridge Pickup:Custom Shop Handwound 60/63 Single-coil
  • Controls:1 x master volume, 1 x tone (neck/middle), 1 x tone (bridge), 5-way blade pickup switch

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Under certain circumstances, and by special arrangement, a visit to our Cape Town showroom can be arranged for you to test out your chosen instrument before purchase. You can contact us here to start the conversation.