Fender standard stratocaster specs. Strat plus series was introduced by fender in 1987 and was the highest end production model next to fenders custom shop guitars. The fender american deluxe represents the latest in stratocaster technology. The 1964 fender stratocaster is also one of my favorite years for the stratocaster. A lot of us advanced players play squiers especially the standard strat.
Vintage guitars infos vintage fender guitars basses amps. There was some transitional strat plus in 1999 that were a mix of the new dx strat series and the plus series. It was the mid 60s and the surfing craze had hit. This is it the fender american deluxe stratocaster is the top of fenders american made production stratocaster line.
Many people will replace some electronics or replace the bridge and trem with and all steel version but the wood and the necks of many squier models are very good and many of us older players who have. Its certainly one of the most numerous with more than 25 million guitars sold every year. Some of you noted the e9 serial which frequently are 89 but more often are 90 or 91 like this one. 134 thoughts on critical look.
Fender squier stratocaster review mark schmidt april 19 2014 at 332 pm. Feature articles includes articles on vintage fender and gibson custom colors date source code info and other vintage guitar subjects. Its easy to make the case that the guitar is the most popular instrument in the world. Fender american deluxe stratocaster.
Its loaded with fenders most cutting edge strat innovations and these innovations definitely put the american deluxe stratocaster a cut above all the other. To cash in on it leo fender had really started ramping up the custom colored stratocasters. Classic history and model info history model info and specs for the classic vintage guitar makes.