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Fender Eric Johnson 1954 Stratocaster Virginia

New Fender Eric Johnson Virginia Stratocaster just in at Guitar Riot!

SN: VA00697

Weight: 8 lbs 3 oz

Stories Collection Eric Johnson 1954 “Virginia” Stratocaster®, Maple Fingerboard, 2-Color Sunburst

MODEL #: 0117442803
UPC #: 885978311675

The Fender Stories Collection pays tribute to legendary musicians, their beloved modified Fender electric guitars and the extraordinary music they created together.

Eric Johnson already had his 1954 "Virginia" Stratocaster® when he recorded Tones* and the Platinum Ah Via Musicom**, groundbreaking albums that made him a hero to music fans and guitarists alike. To this day, Eric continues to release brilliant music, tour constantly and is, to the electric guitar community, a savant and widely followed tastemaker. In 2020, for the first time, Eric's 1954 Virginia Stratocaster will be replicated by both Fender Custom Shop and the Fender Corona Production line in limited numbers. With its rare rift/quartersawn sassafras body, lacquer finish, custom wiring and more, the Eric Johnson 1954 Virginia Stratocaster will thrill players and collectors alike with its distinctive look and exceptional tone.

Model Name: Stories Collection Eric Johnson 1954 “Virginia” Stratocaster®, Maple Fingerboard, 2-Color Sunburst

Model #0117442803

Series: Artist

Country Of Origin: US

Color: 2-Color Sunburst

Body: 2-Piece Offset Seam Sassafras

Body Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer

Body Shape: Stratocaster®

Neck Material: 1-Piece Quartersawn Maple

Neck Finish: Gloss Nitrocellulose Lacquer

Neck Shape: Soft "V"

Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)

Fingerboard: Maple

Fingerboard Radius: 12" (305 mm)

Number of Frets: 21

Frets Size: Medium Jumbo

String Nut: Plastic

Nut Width: 1.625" (41.3 mm)

Position Inlays: Black Dot

Truss Rods: Vintage-Style Butt Adjust

Bridge Pickup: DiMarzio® HS-2™ (Only Top-Coil Active)

Middle Pickup: Original '57/'62 Single-Coil Strat®

Neck Pickup: Original '57/'62 Single-Coil Strat®

Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck/Middle Pickups), Tone 2. (Bridge Pickup)

 

Pickup Switching

5-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup Position 2. Bridge and Middle Pickup Position 3. Middle Pickup Position 4. Middle and Neck Pickup Position 5. Neck Pickup

Pickup Configuration: SSS

Bridge: 6-Saddle American Vintage Synchronized Tremolo

Hardware Finish: Nickel/Chrome

Tuning Machines: Vintage-Style

Pickguard: 1-Ply Eggshell

Control Knobs: Aged White Plastic

Strings: Fender® USA 250L Nickel Plated Steel (.009-.042 Gauges)