Pre-Owned Fender Jimi Hendrix Stratocaster, Maple Fingerboard, Black

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Serial: MX16758182

Honoring the electrifying "Voodoo Chile" who popularized the Stratocaster guitar and its tremendous sonic flexibility, the Jimi Hendrix Stratocaster gives you the same fiery tone and playing feel to wield as your own. Full of incendiary vintage tone and classic style, this extraordinary instrument features signature touches and unique appointments based on his distinctive flipped-over guitars.

The foundation of Hendrix's uniquely personal sound and playing style was his habit of flipping his guitars over and restringing them to accommodate his left-handed playing, resulting in a reverse headstock and bridge pickup features reproduced here in exacting detail. The reverse headstock produces a longer string length for the bass strings, creating a tighter playing feel along with easier bending and vibrato on the treble strings. A trio of unsurpassed American Vintage 65 single-coil pickups includes a reverse-slant bridge pickup, producing uniquely inspiring tone with tight, warm sound and enhanced upper harmonics and definition.

The highly versatile 9.5"-radius C-shaped maple neck with medium jumbo frets offers a flatter playing surface ideal for chording while simultaneously allowing you to bend notes to the stratosphere without fear of fretting out during scorching solos. Commemorating Hendrix's unrivaled legacy, the large '70s-style headstock bears the guitarist's signature on the rear. A unique neck plate displays a shoulders-up silhouette of the man himself and the engraved inscription, Authentic Hendrix, leaving no doubt as to the inspiration behind this guitar.


Product Specs

Model Name  Jimi Hendrix Stratocaster®, Maple Fingerboard, Black
Model #  0145802306
Series  Artist
Color  Black
Body  Alder
Body Finish  Gloss Polyester
Body Shape  Stratocaster®
Neck Material  Maple
Neck Finish  Gloss Polyester
Neck Shape  "C" Shape
Scale Length  25.5" (648 mm)
Fingerboard  Maple
Fingerboard Radius  9.5" (241 mm)
Number of Frets  21
Frets Size  Medium Jumbo
String Nut  Synthetic Bone
Nut Width  1.650" (42 mm)
Position Inlays  Black Dots
Truss Rods  Standard
Bridge Pickup  Pure Vintage '65 Gray-Bottom Single-Coil Strat®
Middle Pickup  Pure Vintage '65 Gray-Bottom Single-Coil Strat®
Neck Pickup  Pure Vintage '65 Gray-Bottom Single-Coil Strat®
Controls  Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. (Middle Pickup)
Pickup Switching  5-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Middle Pickup, Position 3. Middle Pickup, Position 4. Middle and Neck Pickup, Position 5. Neck Pickup
Pickup Configuration  SSS
Bridge  6-Saddle Vintage-Style Synchronized Tremolo
Hardware Finish  Chrome
Tuning Machines  Vintage-Style
Pickguard  3-Ply White
Control Knobs  Aged White Plastic
Strings  Fender® USA 250R NPS, (.010-.046 Gauges)
Unique Features  {"en":"Reverse Headstock, Reverse Angled Bridge Pickup, Jimi Hendrix Signature on Back of Headstock, Engraved Neck Plate with Jimi Hendrix Likeness, Aged White Pickup Covers, Control Knobs and Switch Tip, Single "Wing" String Tree"}
Dimensions  4.60x15.30x42.20 IN
Weight  14.10 LB