1962 Fender Stratocaster Refinished Fiesta Red (mt)

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We are happy to offer this stunning "player" up for sale. Refinished by Aurora Guitars to a beautiful Fiesta Red. Includes certificate of authenticity and specifications by master luthier Kai Seppälä.

The vintage 1962 Fender Stratocaster is a highly coveted electric guitar that represents the pinnacle of Fender's craftsmanship during the pre-CBS era.

Specs and information:
  • Serial number 75812
  • Early 1962
  • Pre CBS
    • Two piece alder body
    • Marking on the body "61"
    • Refinished to Fiesta Red with light relic
    • Nitrocellulose lacquer
    • Refinished in 2022 by Aurora Guitars
    • There is a past routing beneath the pickguard, which have since been filled
    • The hole for the bridge has been enlarged, and has since been filled

      • Maple neck with Brazilian rosewood fingerboard
      • No serial number at the end of the neck
      • Neck has new lacquer from around 30 years ago
      • Neck pocket has some markings from previous owners
      • Nut width 41,7mm
      • Thickness at 1st fret 19,66mm
      • Thickness at 12th fret 23,90mm
      • Radius is 9,5"

        • Slab style Brazilian rosewood fingerboard
        • Early "clay dots"

          Fender logo decal is 1961 style, with two patent numbers. 

          Vintage style frets, refretted a bit over 30 years ago. Fret leveling and filing done in 2022.

          Tuning machines have been changed in 1964-1967 to Klusons 2nd style 

          • Original pickups
          • Original potentiometers, stamped 304-6134. Made August 1961 Week 43.
          • Original 3-way switch
          • Output jack and wires changed to a new one in 2021.

            Original pickguard and knobs. Two holes that have been filled over 30 years ago.

            Comes in new Fender 60th anniversary hard tweed case, G&G USA.