Fender Classic 50s Strat Reviews
Overall the Classic 50s Strat is very 'stratty' Purists will not be let down. The V neck gives it that old strat feel and the pickups aren't overly high output giving it the classic tone you would expect. [read more on Audiofanzine]Billy rated this unit on 2011-11-25.
At new these guitars come in right at around $799. That is about $300 cheaper than an American made one. I would not buy one of these new and buy an American made one for about the same price and probably even less. You will still have to replace the pickups for some Seymours or Fralins or something but you'll have a much better guitar. [read more on Audiofanzine]iamqman rated this unit on 2011-07-18.
If you're looking for a nice quality MIM strat without breaking the bank, you should really look into checking this guitar out. They go pretty cheap on the used market, and it can rival some of the MIA strats out there. Like all Fenders, you should really play one before you actually buy, but I don't think you'll be too disappointed with this ... [read more on Audiofanzine]Hatsubai rated this unit on 2011-04-26.
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