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2015 Fender Custom Shop Limited Edition Ancho Poblano Relic Stratocaster & OHC

Tech Spec
Fingerboard Material Maple
No. of Frets 21
Hardware Chrome/nickel-plated American Vintage vibrato, vintagestyle Fender logo’d tuners
Scale Length (Inches) 25.5
Pickup Type 3x Fender Custom Shop Ancho Poblano single coils
Neck Material Maple, 1951 U shape, bolt-on
Weight (lb) 7.8
Scale Length (mm) 648
Available Finish 2-Colour Sunburst ‘Shattered Journeyman’ Relic body; Heavy Relic neck back with lighter fingerboard wear. All nitrocellulose.
Body Style Offset double-cutaway solidbody electric
Guitar Body Material Alder
Country of Origin USA
Nut Bone
Circuitry Type 5-position lever pickup selector switch, master volume, tone 1 (neck/ middle pickup) and tone 2 (bridge) with new white Strat knobs on 1-ply black Bakelite scratchplate

What have we here at RGG, well with tone as large as Texas and mile-high features to boot, the Ancho Poblano Stratocaster® delivers bold looks, feel and sound for the player that likes everything bigger.

At the heart of the beast are the all-new handwound Ancho Poblano pickups specially designed to deliver spicy expressive tones that get progressively hotter from neck to bridge. The middle and neck pickups are uniquely calibrated from string to string for enhanced solo work, while the flat-pole bridge pickup delivers a powerful toneful punch. Each pickup is individually hand wound and potted with secret “Custom Shop sauce” to curb microphonics while preserving an open yet focused tone.

Finished in time-honored 2-Color Sunburst, the alder body is treated with a shattered Journeyman Relic® finish to duplicate years of playing with a few friendly soul gashes and battle scars. The nitrocellulose lacquer finish delivers a natural feel while letting this firecracker instrument breathe and resonate freely. A quartersawn 1951 “U”-shape neck serves up a chunky “baseball bat” feel desired by vintage lovers and discerning players alike. And even with a big, bold personality all its own, the Ancho Poblano Strat oozes Fender purity of design in every way.

Other features include a 9.5″-radius maple fingerboard with bone nut and 21 super jumbo frets, phenolic black pickguard, American Vintage synchronized tremolo bridge and much more.

This baby is in totally original condition (Given that it is a Relic of course!) Comes with OHC, COA, all case candy, tool kit, lead, Fender leather strap and ‘unopened’ warranty envelope. Serial # CZ525338

All in all this is one lovely piece, so if you’re looking for an enviously unusual guitar, then this is definitely the one for you!

The video here gives a great comprehensive review and shows the same model but with the Opaque White Blonde finish

Payment

Payment can be done via PayPal, bank transfer, cheque or cash on collection!

Very important: If paying by PayPal, please note that we will only ship to confirmed Paypal addresses! Please double check your address is confirmed with Paypal!

Feel free to drop us an email for our bank details for SWIFT/BACS transfers and for any international shipping costs.

If paying by cheque, or collecting in person, please contact us on 07932 074096 to arrange.

Shipping

Our shipping policy is simple: We ship Guitars, Amps and Accessories to the UK, Europe & ROW. We’ve been shipping items to the UK and abroad for many years without any issues, as we always use the best and most reliable shipping companies. All guitars and amps will be shipped insured and tracked. So you can check your shipping status anytime. We always package them to the highest possible standard.

Note: All amps are preferably UK shipping or collection only. We rarely ship amps internationally, due to potential breakage, unless this is agreed separately. If you are outside Europe and are interested in any of our guitars or amps please contact us for a special shipping quote.

Returns

We operate a 48hr approval period for on-line mail order purchases only. Customers who buy goods in the RGG showroom can fully evaluate them prior to making the payment and as such do not have this return and refund option available to them.

If you want to return an item please make contact for a returns authorisation. You have 2 days to try the instrument with a full refund minus our shipping costs (including our cost of free shipping if applicable). It is the purchaser’s responsibility to return any unwanted product promptly to the company in the condition they were received, using the original packaging and with a copy of the sales receipt. (We recommend you insure the item in transit). The item must be shipped back via a service comparable with which it was delivered, immediately upon return authorization.

Goods that have been altered from their original condition in any way cannot be returned.

Any items returned after the 48hr agreed approval period, and not exceeding more than two weeks, are subject to a 10% re-stocking fee. PayPal, Credit/Debit card refunds will be processed immediately and normally take 3-5 working days to show on the customer’s account. Bank transfer and cash refunds will normally be refunded by cheque.