Category: American Standard Stratocaster

  • Stratocaster Setup Guide

    Stratocaster Setup Guide

    This is a handy guide to setting up your Fender Stratocaster guitar. We will go through the most critical adjustments that affect the playability of your Stratocaster. This setup guide is based on the American Stratocaster series. Click here to search for an American Deluxe or Ultra Stratocaster Before you start adjusting: Be sure that…

  • What strings should I use on my Stratocaster?

    What strings should you use on your Fender Stratocaster? Read this article to learn about the various types of strings that will work with your guitar.

  • Fender American Deluxe Stratocaster Factory Setup Measurements

    Fender American Deluxe Stratocaster Factory Setup Measurements

    Did you change all the settings on your Stratocaster without writing down what they were originally? Read this article to see some factory measurements on a brand new Stratocaster.

  • Fender N3 Noiseless Pickups Sound Clips

    Fender has made a nice series of YouTube videos that demo the sound of their pickups in an American Standard Stratocaster guitar. I’m going to post up two videos that highlight the sound of the Fender N3 Noiseless Pickups. I personally like the sound of these pickups and have been enjoying them in my American…

  • 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…

  • Fender American Deluxe Stratocaster 2-Point Synchronized Tremolo

    The Fender American Deluxe and American Standard Stratocaster both feature the 2-point floating tremolo bridge.

  • Fender American Standard Stratocaster

    Fender American Standard Stratocaster

    The Fender American Standard Stratocaster is the epitome of the Stratocaster. The only American production Stratocaster higher on the American Made list is the American Deluxe Stratocaster. The American Standard Stratocaster is a serious, professional Stratocaster and it’s also the Strat that carries the most classic Stratocaster sound. The American Standard Stratocaster has stayed very true to it’s Stratocaster roots…