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Fender American Elite Stratocaster, Ebony Fingerboard (with Case), 3-Color Sunburst

These American Elite Stratocasters combine premium performance and playability with the beauty of ebony fingerboards for the ultimate playing experience. Rate and review this product
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Fender American Elite Strat 3-Color Sunburst

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Features: What it does for you:
Ebony fretboard Delivers strong high-midrange and crisp treble
Fender 4th Generation Noiseless Pickups Single-coil tone free of unwanted hum
Fender Compound neck shape Shape change from Modern "C" to Modern "D" up high
Maple neck Bright tone, full sustain and strength

Fender American Elite Stratocaster

Externally the American Elite Stratocaster with Streaked Ebony Fingerboard has Fender's timeless style, but under the hood it's a breed of guitar designed for 21st-century players who constantly push the envelope. With over a dozen innovations, each guitar is a true performer with eye-catching style, exceptional feel and versatile sound from the very first moment you plug it in and play.

Featured on all American Elite instruments, the fourth generation Noiseless pickups are only available in this series, and represent a quantum leap in pickup design. Combining vintage-style sound with effectively noise-free performance, these are the pinnacle of Fender's noiseless pickup designs, offering pristine cleans and fat, overdriven tones that scream with pure rock 'n' roll power. Designed for fast playing and effortless position changes, the compound profile neck is ideal for all playing styles. A modern "C"-shape at the nut, the profile morphs along the length of the neck to a modern "D"-shaped profile at the updated neck heel, providing plenty of comfortable support for fret hand antics. Locking short-post tuning machines provide increased break angle at the synthetic bone nut for buzz-free performance while the smooth two-point modern tremolo adds emotive touches to your performance without sacrificing your tuning.

Fender is renowned for head-turning style, and this guitar is no different--from the redesigned sleek back and forearm contours that hug the player's body for an enhanced playing experience to the black chrome headstock logo and large pearloid fret markers this instrument will dazzle the audience with elegant style. The American Elite Stratocaster is a bold guitar for the brave guitarist who is setting out to cross uncharted musical terrain. Includes a redesigned Elite Molded Case with TSA locks to provide increased protection for your cherished instrument.

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- Model Name: American Elite Stratocaster
- Series: American Elite Series
- Body: Alder, Ash on (731)
- Neck: Maple, Compound Back Shape, Modern "C" to "D" Shape, (Satin Urethane Finish on Back of Neck with Gloss Urethane Headstock Face)
- Fingerboard: Ebony
- FRETS: 22 Medium Jumbo Frets
- Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
- Nut: Bone, 1.6875" (43 mm)
- Hardware: Chrome
- Machine Heads: Fender Deluxe Locking Short Shaft Cast/Sealed Tuning Machines
- Bridge: 2-Point Deluxe Synchronized Tremolo with Pop-In Arm
- Pickguard: 3-Ply Mint Green, (4-ply Tortoise Shell on 723)
- Pickups: 4th Generation Noiseless Strat Pickups (Bridge, Middle, Neck)
- Pickup Switching: 5-Position Blade and 2-Position Push/Push S-1;
- S-1 Switch Up (Off):
-- Position 1. Bridge Pickup
-- Position 2. Bridge and Middle Pickup in Parallel
-- Position 3. Middle Pickup
-- Position 4. Middle and Neck Pickup in Parallel
-- Position 5. Neck Pickup
- S-1 Switch Down (On):
-- Position 1. Neck and Middle Pickups in Series and in Parallel with Bridge Pickup
-- Position 2. Bridge and Middle Pickup in Series and in Parallel with Neck Pickup
-- Position 3. Middle and Neck Pickup in Series
-- Position 4. Bridge and Neck Pickup Out-Of-Phase, and in Series with Special Tone Capacitor
-- Position 5. Bridge and Middle Pickup in Series and Out-Of-Phase, and in Parallel with Neck Pickup
- Controls:
-- Master Volume (with S-1 switch),
-- Tone 1 (Neck Pickup),
-- Tone 2 (Middle and Bridge Pickups; No-Load Tone control)
- Strings: Fender USA, Nickel Plated Steel,
- Gauges: (.009, .011, .016, .024w, .032, .042)
- Case: Elite Molded Case
- Unique Features: Dual Action Truss Rod System with Heel Mounted Spoke-Wheel Adjustment, Modern String Tree, Asymmetrical Neck Heel, Black Chrome Fender Headstock Decal, Large White Pearloid or Large Black Pearloid Dot Position Inlays, Aged White Soft Touch Control Knobs, Highly Detailed Fret and Nut Work, Rolled Fretboard Edges
Weight, Dimensions, and Manufacturer Part Numbers
3-Color Sunburst
Shipping Weight: 22 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 45 x 19 x 6 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 0114001700
Champagne
Shipping Weight: 22 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 43 x 17 x 7 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 0114001774
Ocean Turquoise
Shipping Weight: 20 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 45 x 19 x 6 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 0114001708
Olympic Pearl
Shipping Weight: 22 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 45 x 19 x 6 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 0114001723
Sky Burst Metallic
Shipping Weight: 22 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 45 x 19 x 6 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 0114001736
Aged Cherry Ash
Shipping Weight: 23 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 45 x 19 x 6 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 0114001731
Tobacco Sunburst Ash
Shipping Weight: 22 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 45 x 18 x 6 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): 0114001752
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