Custom/Hybrid Stratocaster, Heavy Relic, Firemist Gold

$ 1450.00

Custom/Hybrid Stratocaster, Heavy Relic, Firemist Gold

Upgrades include:

  • USA Made Alder body by USA Custom Guitars
  • Rare Firemist Gold nitrocellulose paint, Heavily Checked with exquisite horizontal lining
  • 7.9 lb finished weight
  • Brand new Allparts/Fender licensed Maple Neck
  • Vintage 7.25” radius fretboard with 1-5/8” pre-slotted GraphTech Tusq® nut(*) and 21 (6230) Vintage Frets
  • 10/56 V profile neck (.92 at 1st fret ~ .98 at 12th fret) – Amazingly comfortable for players of every range
  • Fully finished bare neck utilizing proprietary, custom blended stains to replicate a vintage/well-aged dark maple patina
  • Backside of neck stained and worn, sealed with satin nitro
  • New genuine Fender 2-3/16” vintage tremolo, aged and worn
  • New OEM tuning machines, aged and worn
  • Brand New Fender Pure Vintage ‘59 pickups installed for brightness and clarity
  • Brand new CTS pots and low .022 capacitor wired and installed
  • Brand new treble bleed resistor wired and installed
  • Eric Johnson wiring used for more tonal versatility
  • Brand new Oak Grigsby 5-way switch wired and installed
  • Gavitt® cloth-covered 22ga vintage wiring used
  • Copper foil clad pickup and control cavities to reduce EMI
  • Pure-Tone® jack installed for more positive seating and cord connection
  • New/aged neck plate and screws
  • New/aged strap buttons
  • New/aged pickguard screws
  • New/aged tremolo claw, screws and springs
  • New/aged pickguard and control knobs for more period accurate appearance

Includes brand new hard-shell case (complete with keys) as well as case candy. Your purchase is double boxed, carefully packed and fully insured for your protection and peace of mind.

For outside the continental USA, import fees, tariffs, taxes, VAT and the like are the responsibility of the buyer. Please make note of such before your purchase.

(*) Final set-up may be required, whether the nut was factory installed or by myself. Please keep this in mind when purchasing, as each player is different in terms of action, relief and set-up.