Honoring the electrifying “Voodoo Chile” Who popularized the Stratocaster guitar and its tremendous sonic flexibility, The Jim Hendrix Stratocaster provides you with the same fiery tone and playing feel to wield as your own. Full of incendiary vintage tone and classic style, this peculiar instrument features signature touches and unique appointments based on his distinctive “flipped-over” Guitars. The foundation of Hendrix’s uniquely personal sound and playing style was once his habit of flipping his guitars over and restringing them to accommodate his left-handed playing, resulting in a “reverse” Headstock and bridge pickup- features reproduced here in exacting detail. The “reverse” Headstock produces a longer string length for the bass strings, creating a tighter playing feel together with easier bending and vibrato on the treble strings. A trio of unsurpassed American vintage ’65 single-coil pickups includes a reverse-slant bridge pickup, producing uniquely inspiring tone with tight, warm sound and enhanced upper harmonics and definition. The highly versatile 9. 5Radius “C-shaped maple neck with medium jumbo frets offers a flatter playing surface-ideal for chording at the same time as concurrently allowing you to bend notes to the Stratosphere without fear of fretting out throughout scorching solos. Commemorating Hendrix’s unrivaled legacy, the large ’70s-style headstock bears the guitarist’s signature on the rear. A unique neck plate displays a shoulders-up silhouette of the man himself and the engraved inscription, “authentic Hendrix, ” leaving no doubt as to the inspiration in the back of this guitar. Available in classic Olympic White or black, both with chrome hardware and including a gig bag, The Jim Hendrix Stratocaster is your chance to unleash your own “electric sky church” Music.
The reverse headstock and reverse-slanted ’65 American Vintage bridge pickup, correctly reproduces Jimi’s legendary signature tone.
A maple fingerboard with 21 medium jumbo frets, a modern fingerboard radius, and comfortable “C” shaped neck offers comfortable chording and effortless string-bending.
From dive-bombs to sweet shimmering bends, a 6-saddle Synchronized Vintage Tremolo bridge offers the same expressive pitch keep an eye on Jimi used to create his signature sound.
Includes Deluxe Fender Gig-bag and Limited Lifetime warranty.