A NOS masterpiece of ash tone wood, maple and vintage Strat specs
The Fender Custom Shop '60s Strat FMT Master Built by Greg Fessler will please any Strat fan fortunate enough to strap it on. Close inspection reveals the remarkable workmanship and attention to detail for which Greg of Fender Custom Shop is known. It's available in a vintage combination of Strat specs. It has a contoured ash body with a 60 maple neck sporting a "V" back shape. The fingerboard is rosewood with 21 frets, leading to Vintage Fender logo tuners. Perfectly incorporating a Vintage Strat tremolo bridge, the 60-style pickguard houses three '60s Strat NOS pickups for classic Strat tone.
Greg Fessler Master Builder
Greg Fessler came to the Fender Custom Shop in 1990, working his way up through the ranks as an apprentice. He assisted with the Robben Ford signature line of guitars, eventually becoming the sole builder of those instruments and, later, Ford’s personal builder. Fessler has built one-off Stratocaster® and Telecaster® guitars for a host of players, including bluesman Jeff Healey, Rhonda Smith (Prince), Neil Schon and 311 to name only a few.
Fessler’s unique abilities as a master builder have earned him accolades from many Fender artists and from discerning customers worldwide. His meticulous attention to detail is exemplified in every instrument he creates, each of which is a perfect example of the intense commitment it takes to earn the title of master builder.