Chuck Levin's is an authorized dealer of Fender

Chuck Levin's is an authorized dealer of Fender

Fender Custom Shop Ltd '65 Stratocaster Heavy Relic - Aged Black over 3-Color Sunburst

    Get The Aesthetic And A True Vintage Tone - The Fender Custom Shop Ltd '65 Stratocaster Heavy Relic In Aged Black Over 3-Color Sunburst

    In 1965 Leo Fender sold the company he founded to CBS, effectively ending the era of the original Strat. The 1965 Journeyman Relic Stratocaster is a testament to this iconic design, representing the guitar as it was during one of its most popular years, but with a few modern updates. The lightweight two-piece body is crafted from two pieces of alder, selected for their grain and weight, and wears a Relic lacquer finish that will wear in a distinctively personal way. The hand-wound Texas Specials single-coil pickups and Vintage Modified #2 wiring with Tone-Saver Bleed that offers full authentic tone that’s easy to refine.

    Other features include a tinted quartersawn maple neck, 9.5”-radius round-lam dark rosewood fingerboard, five-way switch, American Vintage Strat bridge, vintage-style tuning machines, 3-ply Eggshell pickguard, wing string tree and bone nut. Includes deluxe hardshell case, strap and Certificate of Authenticity.