The Limited-Edition model sports a flame maple top with a Violin Burst finish, along with a semi-hollow mahogany body, modern Deep C solid rosewood neck and 22-fret rosewood fingerboard.
Pickups are Custom Shop ’69 Strat single coils in the neck and middle positions and a Custom Double-Tap humbucker at the bridge. Controls include a master volume (with an S-1 switch to split the ‘bucker) and two tone knobs, as well as a five-way selector blade.
Other features include a two-point synchronized tremolo bridge, Fender Standard Cast/Sealed Staggered tuners and nickel/chrome hardware.
The Flame Maple Top Stratocaster HSS Thinline is very lightweight at 7.02lbs.
Model Name: Rarities Stratocaster® Thinline HSS, Solid Rosewood Neck, Violin Burst
Country Of Origin: US
Color: Violin Burst
Body: Mahogany Body
Finish: Gloss Polyurethane
Body Shape: Stratocaster®
Neck Material: Solid Rosewood
Neck Finish: Hand-Rubbed Satin Urethane
Neck Shape: Modern “Deep C”
Scale Length: 25.5″ (648 mm)
Fingerboard Radius: 9.5″ (241 mm)
Number of Frets: 22
Frets Size: Narrow Tall
String Nut: Bone
Nut Width: 1.685″ (42.8 mm)
Position Inlays: Mother-of-Pearl Dot
Truss Rods: Bi-Flex™
Truss Rod Wrench: 1/8″ Hex (Allen)
Bridge Pickup: Custom Double Tap™ Humbucking
Middle Pickup: Custom Shop ’69 Strat® Single-Coil
Neck Pickup: Custom Shop ’69 Strat®
Single-Coil Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck/Middle Pickups), Tone 2. (Bridge Pickup)
Pickup Switching: 5-Position
Postion 1. Bridge Humbucking Pickup;
Position 2. Middle Pickup and Bridge
Position 3. Middle Pickup;
Position 4. Neck and Middle Pickup;
Position 5. Neck Pickup
Pickup Configuration: HSS
Bridge: 2-Point Synchronized Tremolo with Bent Steel Saddles and Pop-In Tremolo Arm
Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome Tuning
Machines: Fender® Standard Cast/Sealed Staggered
Pickguard: 3-Ply Parchment
Control Knobs: Aged White
Includes hard case and trem bar.