Electrifying the music world since its debut in 1954, its natural, versatile sound made the Stratocaster the benchmark for exceptional guitar tones. The American Professional Stratocaster isn’t a re-imagining of the classic design; it’s the authentic original model, evolved.
The choice of musical legends since its release, the Stratocaster feel and sound set the world on fire, powering music movements from electric blues to EDM, and everything in-between. In your hands this Strat is ready to navigate the creative twists and turns of your music, inspiring you to express yourself in new ways through your playing.
Developed by pickup master Tim Shaw, the brand-new V-Mod single-coil pickups are voiced specifically for each position, mixing alnico magnet types to produce powerful, nuanced tones with original Fender sonic DNA. Retain high end clarity when adjusting the volume controls, thanks to the new treble-bleed tone circuit that lets your tone shine through in all its glory.
The best of yesterday and today, the American Professional Stratocaster is the latest form of electric inspiration from Fender. Step up and stake your claim to a legend. Now Available in this limited edition White Blonde finish and channel-bound rosewood neck.
Series: American Professional
Body Material: Ash
Body Finish: Gloss Polyurethane
Neck: Maple, Modern “C”
Neck Finish: Hand-Rubbed Satin Polyurethane
Fingerboard: Channel-Bound Rosewood, 9.5” (241 mm)
Frets: 22, Medium Jumbo
Position Inlays: White Dots
Nut (Material/Width): Bone, 1.685” (42.8 mm)
Tuning Machines: Fender® Standard Cast/Sealed Staggered
Scale Length: 25.5” (648 mm)
Bridge: American Professional Strat® Tremolo
Pickguard: 4-Ply Tortoiseshell
Pickups: V-Mod Single-Coil Strat® (Bridge/Middle/Neck)
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
Controls: Master Volume with Treble-Bleed, Tone 1. (Neck/Middle Pickups), Tone 2. (Bridge Pickup)
Control Knobs: Aged White
Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome
Strings: Fender® USA 250L, NPS (.009-.042 Gauges)
Case/Gig Bag: Elite Molded Case