Mixing modern sound and a plethora of innovative features with traditional visual style, the American Elite Stratocaster HSS Shawbucker doesn't just push the envelope—it completely annihilates it. Designed for modern players who need tonal variety on tap, as well as unprecedented performance and supple playing feel, this top-notch performer delivers every single time you plug it in and play.
Fender® American Elite Stratocaster® HSS Shawbucker Maple Neck, Mystic Black
BODY MATERIAL Alder BODY SHAPE Stratocaster® BODY FINISH Gloss Polyurethane NECK MATERIAL Maple NECK SHAPE Compound Back Shape, Modern "C" to "D" FRETBOARD WOOD Maple NUMBER OF FRETS 22 NUT MATERIAL Bone FRET INLAYS Large Black Pearloid Dots TRUSS ROD NUT Heel-Mounted Spoke Wheel Adjustment NECK FINISH Satin Urethane Finish on Back of Neck with Gloss Urethane Headstock Face SCALE LENGTH 25.5" FRETBOARD RADIUS 9.5" to 14" Compound Radius FRET SIZE Medium Jumbo NUT WIDTH 1.685" TRUSS ROD Dual-Action BRIDGE PICKUP Shawbucker™ MIDDLE PICKUP New 4th Generation Noiseless NECK PICKUP New 4th Generation Noiseless SWITCHING S-1 Switch Up: Position 1. Bridge Pickup. Position 2. Bridge/Middle Pickup. Position 3. Middle Pickup. Position 4. Middle and Neck Pickup. Position 5. Neck Pickup CONTROLS Master Volume (with S-1™ Switch), Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. (Middle and Bridge Pickups) CONFIGURATION HSS BRIDGE 2-Point Deluxe Synchronized Tremolo with Pop-In Arm TUNERS Deluxe Cast/Sealed Locking (all short posts) CONTROL KNOBS Aged White Soft Touch Knobs NECK PLATE 4-Bolt Asymmetrical HARDWARE FINISH Chrome PICKGUARD 3-Ply Mint Green SWTICH TIP Aged White CASE Elite Molded Case