What Haworth Guitars say:
The Fender American Special Stratocaster Guitar with Rosewood Fingerboard is a quality USA Special Strat model by Fender.
At Haworth Guitars we love this Fender American Special Stratocaster Guitar's vintage-style synchronized tremolo, modern C maple neck and it's 22 jumbo frets as well as the Texas Special single-coil Strat pickups.
What Fender has to say:
The American Special Stratocaster puts U.S-made Fender quality into the hands of players at any level. For the guitarist who wants a combination of timeless Fender style and contemporary features, this guitar delivers traditional Strat® design with some extra elements for modern tone and performance, including Texas Special™ pickups and special circuitry, modern neck profile and fingerboard radius, and more. Great sounding, great looking and feeling, and made in the United States.
Body Material Alder Body Finish Gloss Polyurethane Body Shape Stratocaster®
Neck Material Maple
Neck Finish Satin Polyurethane
Neck Shape Modern "C"
Scale Length 25.5" (648 mm)
Fingerboard Material Maple
Fingerboard Radius 9.5" (241 mm)
Number of Frets 22
Fret Size Jumbo
Nut Material Synthetic Bone
Nut Width 1.685" (42.8 mm)
Position Inlays Black Dots
Truss Rod Standard
Bridge Pickup Texas Special™ Single-Coil Strat®
Middle Pickup Texas Special™ Single-Coil Strat®
Neck Pickup Texas Special™ Single-Coil Strat®
Controls Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Greasebucket™ Tone Circuit, (Rolls Off Highs without Adding Bass), Tone 2. (Bridge Pickup), Greasebucket™ Tone Circuit
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
Bridge 6-Saddle Vintage-Style Synchronized Tremolo
Hardware Finish Nickel/Chrome
Tuning Machines Standard Cast/Sealed Pickguard 3-Ply Black
Control Knobs Black Plastic
Switch Tip Black
Neck Plate 4-Bolt Standard
Strings Fender® USA, NPS, (.009-.042 Gauges)
Other Features Large ‘70s Style Decal, Dual "T"-Roller String Trees
ACCESSORIES Case/Gig Bag Deluxe Gig Bag
Included Accessories Polishing Cloth