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1979 Fender Stratocaster Hard Tail in White with Upgrades
  • 1979 Fender Stratocaster Hard Tail in White with Upgrades


    In very good condition. The wear on the guitar as seen in the pictures, is honest wear and the guitar has not been relic’d. There are no cracks, breaks or structural repairs.


    • Maple Fretboard        
    • Maple Neck
    • Alder Body
    • 25.5” Scale Length    
    • 21 Frets          

    The upgrades include the following:

    • The pickups have been upgraded to Fender 65 Vintage pickups. The original pickups are included and the original pickups still function.
    • An Emerson Custom S5-B blended switching system has been installed along with Emerson paper and oil caps. The original wiring system including pots, switch and jack are included and still function.
    • The guitar was refretted in 2020 with 6105 wire. The frets show very minimal wear.
    • The nut was replaced with an unbleached bone nut. The original nut is included but is broken.

    The current controls are:

    • 1 volume with treble bleed
    • 1 Master Tone and a blending pot
    • Neck position can blend with bridge
    • Bridge position can blend with neck
    • Position 2 and 4 have all 3 pickups engaged at once

    The guitar comes with a newer Fender hard-shell case as pictured.

    Weighs 9 pounds, 1 ounce