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Disadvantages: none

The 50’s Fender Stratocaster is just one of many versions of electric guitar released by Fender, (The Well Acclaimed American Producer Of Quality Guitars.) My Fender Stratocaster is a 50’s classic Mexican Sunburst Stratocaster, 6 st ...

Cowboy22 22.02.2002 · Read full review
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Fender Classic '50s Stratocaster

Advantages: Superb Neck
Disadvantages: Single Ply Scratchplate

You already know what a stratocaster is so I won't waste your time with the usual boring drivel. This is a fairly faithful replica of a 1950s strat but it is not an artificially aged, full-blown relic. The most important thing you need to know about th ...

bipolarmo 20.12.2008 · Read full review
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Perfect for every occasion

Advantages: superb playability, excellent intonation and tone
Disadvantages: can be quite expensive

I have purchased 9 guitars in total over my progressing career, the 52 Strat reissue was my first guitar and 12 years later it still remains my first instantaneous choice to play. To put this very simply, The 50s Stratocaster, in my opinion is the best g ...

kylehall99 23.09.2009 · Read full review
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50's Classic Mexican Stratocaster

Advantages: Classic sounds and styling
Disadvantages: colours not to everyones tastes

My guitar is a pale blue (termed Daphne Blue by Fender) apparently all the 50's strats were painted the same cellulose colours as the cars of the period, except of course the 'Buddy Holly' variant which is natural wood. The body is I believe alder and ...

Philfran 18.01.2003 · Read full review
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Buddy Holly anyone? 50's Classic a best buy

Advantages: Classic, look style and sound of 50's Strats. Solid construction.
Disadvantages: Single ply pickguard a bit flimsy and does not sit flush.

I purchased mine from Guitar Center for $600 even including the Gig bag. It is available in Daphne Blue, Olympic White, Black, Dakota Red and Surf Green. 1 pc Maple neck and fret board 7.25" radius with 21 vintage style frets. Vintage style syncronized tr ...

halejoi 25.11.2004 · Read full review
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