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Fender 65 Mustang Reissue Electric Guitar

A reissue of the classic '65 model, this guitar has been played by greats like Kurt Cobain and Todd Rundgren. It features a poplar body with 24" scale. (31) Read 4 reviews for this product | Rate and review this product
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Features: What it does for you:
Maple neck Bright tone, full sustain and strength
Rosewood fretboard Open, warm tone and smooth playing feel
7.25-inch fretboard radius Very rounded, vintage feel
C-shaped neck profile Comfortable, rounded oval shape

Product Description

Small and fast -- like a sports car! Fender is proud to reissue the '65 Mustang guitar (1965 was the first full year of Mustang production). Originally designed as a 'student model,' the Mustang was nonetheless destined for greatness, and has been seen slung over the shoulders of great players such as David Byrne, John Frusciante, Kurt Cobain, Todd Rundgren, Graham Coxon and Adrian Belew, to name but a few.

This reissue comes in great vintage colors (Daphne Blue, Olympic White and Dakota Red) with highly period-correct detailing. Features include a Poplar body, C-shaped Maple neck with 22-fret Rosewood fingerboard, 4-ply pickguard with classic control plate and pickguard gap, chrome hardware, Fender/Gotoh vintage-style tuning machines with white buttons, floating bridge with 'Dynamic' vibrato tailpiece, 2 Mustang single-coil pickups with on/off slider switch and in/out phase switch for each pickup, 'F'-stamped neck plate and vintage correct headstock and bridge plate logos. A classic revived, and a real beauty at that!

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Model Name: '65 Mustang

Model Number: 027-3706-(Color#)

Series: Classic Series

Body: Poplar

Neck: Maple, 'C' Shape, (Gloss Polyurethane Finish)

Fingerboard: Rosewood, 7.25 in. Radius (184mm)

No. of Frets: 22 Vintage

Pickups: 2 Mustang Single-Coil Pickups (Neck & Bridge)

Controls: Master Volume, Master Tone

Pickup Switching: On/Off Slider, In/Out Phase Switch for Each Pickup

Bridge: Floating Bridge with 'Dynamic' Vibrato Tail-piece

Machine Heads: Fender/Gotoh Vintage Style Tuning Machines with White Buttons

Hardware: Chrome

Pickguard: 3-Ply White Pearloid on (504) Daphne Blue (554) Dakota Red, 4-Ply Tortoise Shell on (505) Olympic White

Scale Length: 24 in. (610 mm)

Width at Nut: 1.625 in. (41 mm)

Unique Features:
Vintage Correct Styling that Includes:
'65 Mustang Headstock and Bridge Plate Logos
'F' Neck Plate
White Tipped Vintage Tuning Machines
Vintage Appropriate Gap Between the Control Plate and the Pickguard

Strings: Super 250R, NPS, #073-0250-006, (.010, .013, .017, .026, .036, .046)

Accessories: None

Case: None

Introduced: 7/2006
If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 800-488-1818
Customer Reviews
4.5 out of 5 (31 ratings) Rate and Review This Product
"Fender Mustang Reissue"
Sound: The clean sound is pretty good. The distortion is pretty good too, except when i play the strings open...it sounds different but not bad. Feature: Mine didn't come with any accessories. Ease of Use: It is good to play. The body is smaller than most other guitars i have played. So it takes getting used too. But after that its amazing. The fretboard is a little smaller so if you don't like small fretboards/necks you probley shouldn't get this guitar. Quality: It seems well made ive had mine for almost 6 months and havent had any problems. Value: I think for the value it is an Amazing guitar. Its good if you don't have a huge budget and need a reliable guitar. Manufacturer Support: I haven't had to use support...but i hear they do a good job and are fast. The Wow Factor: All the tuners and stuff is chrome. I like it mine was Blue...I really like it. Overall: I love this guitar. Its all around good. The only bad thing is size. But size doesn't matter to me. If you want a guitar like this but its too small i would recommend either a Gibson SG or A Fender Highway One strat
Style of Music: Rock/Alternative/Blues/Grunge
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Sound: The sound on this guitar is alright i love the clean sound but the distortion can sometimes seem like it fades if u play for hours... its a great guitar to gig with and is great for a classic/alternative rocker Feature: its features are what u see the whammy bar action is alright better then most actually and the switches are actually pretty helpful you can be playing and then switch one really fast its a pretty handy thing to use Ease of Use: the guitar was not easy to use when u frist buy it, ive bought 6 other guitars this being the 7th none of my other ones had as much fret buzz too high of action needed 2 setups and then 2 new pairs of strings to finally get it to sound good... they should do this before they sale the guitar... Quality: nice guitar nice pickups and sound after the setups and stuff its nice quality Value: you pay for a nice guitar you get a nice guitar after the setups its a really nice guitar that looks awesome great deal honestly Manufacturer Support: never needed any support The Wow Factor: absolutely awesome looking guitar Overall: its a good guitar after u fix the bugs in it when u first but it great guitar
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