Fender American Vintage 57 Stratocaster MOD 2-Color Sunburst [SN V117972] [12/21]

$ 1803.37

Fender’s most popular American Vintage series is now in stock.
This ’57-style Stratocaster features an alder body and V-shaped maple neck.
The assembly has been converted to a Sonic Turbo Blender, giving it a different feel from a normal Strat.

There are scratches, dings, lacquer burn/peeling/chipping, sticker marks, and other signs of use.
There are some dents on the frets, but there is no problem in playing condition. Pickups (Fender 59ST set) and 6-string imo screws have been replaced. Conductive paint and PG Aluminum are applied.

Item Rank|B: Fairly scratched and used, but no problem for normal use.
Serial number|V117972
Year of manufacture|1999
Country of manufacture|USA
Case|genuine hard case
Accessories|Arms, Bridge Cover
Truss rod: No problem, confirmed up to 60 degrees to the left and right (not much left)
Fretboard: Fretboard is defective, so it is necessary to consider replacing the frets next time it is repaired.
String height (bass string side)|2.0mm above 12th fret
String height(treble string side)|1.5mm above 12th fret
Nut width|41.8mm
Neck thickness(near 1st fret)|21.5mm
Neck thickness (near 12th fret)|22.6mm
SCALE|648mm (25.5″)
RADIUS|184mm (7.25″)
Strings in setup|D’Addario EXL120 / .009-.042 set
Modified parts|-
Repair and maintenance parts|Cleaning, string replacement, rod adjustment, octave adjustment, string height adjustment, fret adjustment, electrical repair, missing parts installation


Item Rank
B: Fairly scratched and used, but no problem for normal use.

Serial No.

Year of manufacture

Country of manufacture

Genuine hard case

Arm, bridge cover


Truss Rod
No problem (not much left), rod checked up to 60 degrees left and right.

Remaining frets
Defective, need to consider replacing at the next repair

String height (bass string side)
2.0mm above the 12th fret

String height (treble string side)
1.5mm above the 12th fret

Nut width

Neck Thickness (near 1st fret)

Neck Thickness (near 12th fret)

648mm (25.5″)

184mm (7.25″)

Strings for setup
D’Addario EXL120 / .009-.042 set

-Repair and maintenance

Repair and maintenance
Cleaning, string replacement, rod adjustment, octave adjustment, string height adjustment, fret adjustment, electrical repair, installation of missing parts


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Condition: Some scratches, dents and marks. If you would like to know more about this specific instrument, or have general questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Accessories: Please confirm the picture.

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