What Haworth Guitars say:
The Fender American Elite Stratocaster HSS ShawBucker with Ebony Fingerboard is a high-quality USA Strat model by Fender.
At Haworth Guitars we love this Fender American Elite Stratocaster HSS ShawBucker Guitar's maple compound neck shape, 22 medium jumbo frets, bone nut, compound radius fretboard and 2-Point Deluxe Synchronized Tremolo as well as it's powerful Shawbucker bridge pickup and new 4th Generation noiseless single-coil pickups with S-1 switch.
What Fender has to say:
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.
Body Material Alder
Body Finish Gloss Polyurethane
Body Shape Stratocaster®
Neck Material Maple
Neck Finish Satin Urethane Finish on Back of Neck with Gloss Urethane Headstock Face
Neck Shape Compound Back Shape, Modern "C" to "D"
Scale Length 25.5" (648 mm)
Fingerboard Material Maple
Fingerboard Radius 9.5" to 14"
Compound Radius (241 mm-355.6 mm)
Number of Frets 22
Fret Size Medium Jumbo
Nut Material Bone
Nut Width 1.685" (42.8 mm)
Position Inlays Large Black Pearloid Dots
Truss Rod Dual-Action Truss Rod Nut Heel-Mounted Spoke Wheel Adjustment
Bridge Pickup Shawbucker™
Middle Pickup New 4th Generation Noiseless™
Neck Pickup New 4th Generation Noiseless™
Controls Master Volume (with S-1™ Switch), Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. (Middle and Bridge Pickups) 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
Special Electronics Push-Push Passing Lane Switch to Engage Bridge Pickup and Bypass Tone Controls
Bridge 2-Point Deluxe Synchronized Tremolo with Pop-In Arm
Hardware Finish Chrome
Tuning Machines Deluxe Cast/Sealed Locking (all short posts)
Pickguard 4-Ply Tortoiseshell
Control Knobs Aged White Soft Touch Knobs
Switch Tip Aged White
Neck Plate 4-Bolt Asymmetrical
Strings Fender® USA, NPS, (.009-.042 Gauges)
Case/Gig Bag Elite Molded Case