Author: Deluxe Guitar

My name is Matt Rushton and I have been playing Fender guitars since I started playing electric guitar in 1983. I also have my fair share of Gibsons, Ibanez and various other custom made or off-brand guitars. The Fender guitars are my favorite and that why I recommend them so highly.
American Series Stratocaster Features Rolled Edges On The Neck

American Series Stratocaster Features Rolled Edges On The Neck

Have you ever played on a vintage Stratocaster that is about 30 years old? If you have then you’ve probably noticed how comfortable the neck feels in your hand. One of the reasons for that is because over time the edges of the fretboard slowly wear down and become rounded. This gives the neck a …

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Fender American Deluxe Stratocaster Features Strap Locks

Fender American Deluxe Stratocaster Features Strap Locks

One of the most useful features found on the Fender American Deluxe Stratocaster are the locking strap buttons. If you’ve ever had the unfortunate experience of your guitar falling off it’s strap and crashing to the floor then you already know the value of a locking guitar strap system. My beautiful Jeff Beck Custom Stratocaster …

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The Fender American Deluxe Stratocaster S-1 Switching System

The Fender American Deluxe Stratocaster S-1 Switching System

One of the biggest improvements on the Fender American Deluxe Stratocaster is the versatile S-1TMSwitching System. For years Strat players have been looking for additional sounds out of the 3-pickup configuration featured on the Stratocaster. The search began with the very first production of the Fender Stratocaster¬†and players discovered that they could turn on the …

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Hard To Find 2010 American Deluxe Stratocaster

Hard To Find 2010 American Deluxe Stratocaster

There have been a lot of reports that Fender has been very slow shipping certain color options of the new 2010 American Deluxe Stratocaster. I know some people have been waiting for 6 months or more for their guitars. These are standard color options that are listed on the Fender website yet they have been …

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