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Fender Custom Shop '60 Stratocaster Heavy Relic Rosewood Board Faded Aged Foam Green

SKU 00FCS145
by Fender
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Original price $ 4,550.00 - Original price $ 4,550.00
Original price
$ 4,550.00
$ 4,550.00 - $ 4,550.00
Current price $ 4,550.00

Fender Custom Shop


Early 1960 saw a major transition of the Strat® from its original 1950s version. New features that year included a rosewood “slab” fingerboard, three-ply “mint green” nitrocellulose pickguard, thinner oval “C” neck profile, and a tall metal spacer on the string guide. Further, it was the last year of the original “spaghetti” headstock decal (“Fender® Stratocaster® with Synchronized Tremolo”) before the addition of patent numbers.

For this recreation, we’ve added several compelling player-centric features for greater tonal options and a heightened playing experience. The Heavy Relic lacquer finish on the two-piece alder body imparts the look and feel of guitar that’s been played for years. The tinted quartersawn maple neck has a 1960-style oval “C” back shape, topped by a rosewood fingerboard with jumbo frets and a modern 9.5” radius for comfortable feel when bending anywhere along the neck. Three hand-wound Texas Special™ pickups are connected to Strat “1/2 Blender” wiring, which creates seven possible tonal options through neck-pickup blending in switch positions 1 and 2. Other features include Custom Shop vintage-style synchronized tremolo, vintage-style tuning machines, wing string tree with tall metal spacer, and a bone nut. Includes deluxe hardshell case, strap and certificate of authenticity.


Product Specs

Model Name
1960 Stratocaster® Heavy Relic®, Rosewood Fingerboard, Faded Aged Foam Green
Model #
Time Machine
Country Of Origin
Faded Aged Foam Green
2-Piece Select Alder
Body Finish
Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Body Shape
Neck Material
Quartersawn Maple
Neck Finish
Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Neck Shape
'60s "C"
Scale Length
25.5" (648 mm)
Fingerboard Radius
9.5" (241 mm)
Number of Frets
Frets Size
String Nut
Nut Width
1.650" (42 mm)
Position Inlays
White Dot
Truss Rods
Bridge Pickup
Custom Shop Hand-Wound Texas Special™ Single-Coil Strat®
Middle Pickup
Custom Shop Hand-Wound Texas Special™ Single-Coil Strat®
Neck Pickup
Custom Shop Hand-Wound Texas Special™ Single-Coil Strat®
-Bridge 6.01ohm
-Middle 5.83ohm
-Neck 5.68ohm
Master Volume, Master Tone with Greasebucket, Tone 2 (Neck/Bridge Blend)
Pickup 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
Pickup Configuration
Custom Shop Vintage Synchronized Tremolo
Hardware Finish
Tuning Machines
3-Ply Tortise
Depth at 1st fret: .825"
Depth at 12th fret: .945"
Weight: 7.6lbs.
The guitar pictured is the one you will receive.