2020 Fender Custom Shop Chris Fleming Masterbuilt 1956 Stratocaster
11/56 NECK, 2 TONE SUNBURST, LORETTA HAND-WOUND PICKUPS - This is one sweet Masterbuilt guitar in excellent condition and with COA and case candy built by Chris Flemming. now retired, Chris Fleming was born in Long Beach, California, and grew up in Orange County, California, not far from the first Fender factory during the surf music and folk/country rock era in Southern California. Fleming joined Fender in 2000 as a guitar builder in the Custom Shop. His first assignment was as the Master Builder assistant to Custom Shop trailblazers John English, Alan Hamel and Fred Stuart. Before his retirement, Fleming held a variety of positions with Fender that have allowed him to further hone his skills, including Master Builder Apprentice, Chief Engineer, Guitar R&D, Director of Build standards and OEM Manufacturing, and most recently the Director of Custom Operations for all FMIC custom brands. This one-owner guitar is in excellent condition. With COA.
This Strat has it all, feel, tone, vibe! Here's some specs:
Body Wood: Sort for Lightweight Off-center 2 Piece Alder
Finish Type: Nitro Lacquer
Finish Color: 2 Tone Sunburst
Aging: Closet Classic
Neck Wood: Rift Sawn Maple
Neck Carve: 11/56 off center "V"
Scale Length: 25.5''
Neck Dimensions: .860'' - .980''
Neck Radius: 7.25''
Frets: 21 - 6105 Narrow Tall
Nut Width 1.650''
Nut Material: Bone
Neck Finish: Medium Tinted
Neck Pickup: Loretta Hand-Wound 56 Strat
Middle Pickup: Loretta Hand-Wound 56 Strat (RWRP)
Bridge Pickup: Loretta Hand-Wound 56 Strat
Pickguard: 1-Ply White
Bridge: Vintage Fender Tremolo
Tuners: Vintage Fender
Controls: 1 Master Volume, 2 Tone and 5-Way Switch
Case: Fender Custom Shop G&G Tweed Hardshell Case
Weight: 7.45 Pounds (7 lbs 7 oz)
Nut Width : 1.65”
Scale Length : 25.5"