Vintage Custom '55 Hardtail Strat®
Vintage Custom '55 Hardtail Strat® Time Capsule Package, Wide-Fade 2-Color Sunburst
Model Number: 9235001541
A rare and compelling find indeed, the Vintage Custom ’55 Hardtail Strat has all the tremolo-less charm needed to inspire any player, collector or aficionado. Start with a two-piece ash body finished in NOS flashcoat lacquer and add a one-piece rift-sawn maple neck with a 1954 “U” profile, vintage compound-fingerboard radius fingerboard (7.25”– 9.5”) and medium vintage 47095 frets.
Hand-wound 1955 Strat pickups with 1954 covers are wired to a vintage ’55 control assembly and five-way switch. Other features include Closet Classic hardware, single-ply eggshell pickguard, vintage-style hardtail bridge with patent pending saddles, vintage-style tuning machines, bone nut and a disc string tree. Available in Wide-Fade Two-Color Sunburst and Aged White Blonde finishes. Includes deluxe hardshell case, strap and certificate of authenticity.
Neck Material 1-Piece Rift Sawn Maple Neck Finish Nitrocellulose Lacquer Neck Shape 1954 "U" Neck Binding None Fingerboard Radius 7.25" to 9.5" Vintage Compound Radius (184 mm to 241 mm) Fingerboard Material 1-Piece Maple Number of Frets 21 Fret Size Medium Vintage (47095) Nut Width 1.650" (42 mm) Position Inlays Micarta Black Dot