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Fender Stratocaster 1962 Reissue (Japan)

Advantages: Great neck, good build quality, value for money
Disadvantages: Low output pickups, not suited for heavier music styles

Introduction I own a Fender Stratocaster 1962 reissue guitar that I purchased way back in 1989. This guitar was manufactured in Japan at some point during 1988. This guitar is something that I am pretty fond of, what with it being my first "proper" g ...

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Review of Fender 62 Stratocaster Electric Guitar

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Make some music

Advantages: see op
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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Review of Fender 50s Stratocaster Electric Guitar

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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 ...

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