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What's the difference between these Stratocaster models?  Read on!

American Vintage

The American Vintage line of Fender Stratocasters harkens back to Fender’s original golden era by replicating instruments from the mid-1950’s to the mid-1970’s. Players looking for the classic Fender look and feel need to look no further.

American Elite

The American Elite line of Stratocasters is the pinnacle of modern features and classic Fender quality. 4th generation Fender Noiseless pickups and S-1 Switching put these instruments in a league of their own.

American Professional

The American Standard is the flagship line of Fender American Stratocasters. Features include a modern neck profile and fingerboard radius, Fender V-mod pickups, Narrow-Tall frets, and Fender Micro-Tilt neck angle adjustment system.
 

American Special

The American Special is a slightly more affordable line of American Stratocasters featuring Texas Special single-coil pickups, a string-through body complemented by three brass saddles, and the Fender Greasebucket tone circuit.

Road Worn

The Fender Road Worn series is an outstanding replication of expensive vintage instruments for a fraction of the price.

Deluxe

The Fender Deluxe Stratocaster line contains a wide range of Teles with different features. Featuring Noiseless pickups and contoured neck heels, each model plays as well as it sounds.

Classic Series

The Fender Classic series is a line of Stratocasters that focuses on the mojo and vibe of models from the 60’s and 70’s while providing accurate, time-specific finishes.

Classic Player

The Fender Classic Player line of Stratocasters brings a wide range of different features to the table.  With Fender Custom Shop master builder Chris Fleming involved in their designs, these Stratocasters feature S-1 Switching and upgraded pickups.


Standard

The Fender Standard Stratocaster is a go-to instrument for many players around the world. Combining tremendous quality with tremendous value, the Fender Standard series is hard to beat and one of their most popular selling instrument lines.


Artist

The Fender Artist Stratocaster line features signature and artist spec Stratocasters from various acclaimed Fender Artists. Each model is both an excellent representative of their respective artist and an instrument with unique components and style.


Squier

Carrying on the spirit of the Fender Stratocaster throughout the decades, Squier Stratocasters are the best value for experienced guitar players on a budget and students as well.

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    • Fender Yngwie Malmsteen Stratocaster, Scalloped Rosewood Fingerboard, Vintage White
    • Yngwie Malmsteen Stratocaster, Scalloped Rosewood Fingerboard, Vintage White

      Still the foremost and most formidable practitioner of the genre, Yngwie Malmsteem practically invented neo-classical shred singlehandedly. The guitar he has always done it with is a Stratocaster, and for those who aspire to Malmsteen's flamboyantly fleet

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    • Fender Jeff Beck Stratocaster, Rosewood Fingerboard, Surf Green
    • Jeff Beck Stratocaster, Rosewood Fingerboard, Surf Green

      From blistering British Invasion beginnings through a long and acclaimed solo career of remarkable stylistic versatility, Jeff Beck has taken the Stratocaster to unbelievable sonic heights.

      $1,649.99 This may be in stock for quick delivery; please call!
    • Fender American Pro Stratocaster HH Shawbucker, Rosewood Fingerboard, Antique Olive
    • American Pro Stratocaster HH Shawbucker, Rosewood Fingerboard, Antique Olive

      Often copied, but never surpassed, the Stratocaster is arguably the world’s most-loved electric guitar. Electrifying the music world since its release in 1954, its natural, versatile sound made the Stratocaster the benchmark.

      $1,399.99 This may be in stock for quick delivery; please call!
    • Squier Classic Vibe Stratocaster '50s Maple Fingerboard Sherwood Green Metallic
    • Classic Vibe Stratocaster '50s Maple Fingerboard Sherwood Green Metallic

      The Classic Vibe Stratocaster '50s provides unmistakable '50s-era Fender vibe and tone. A custom set of pickups cranks out authentic tone-clear and bright, with terrific sustain, even in crunch mode. Custom staggered pole pieces provide improved string-to

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    • Fender American Elite Stratocaster HSS Shawbucker, Maple Fingerboard, Olympic Pearl
    • American Elite Stratocaster HSS Shawbucker, Maple Fingerboard, Olympic Pearl

      Mixing modern sound and a plethora of innovative features with traditional visual style, the American Elite Stratocaster HSS Shawbucker doesn't just push the envelope-it completely annihilates it. Designed for modern players who need tonal variety on tap,

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    • Fender Classic Series '50s Stratocaster, Maple Fingerboard, Daphne Blue
    • Classic Series '50s Stratocaster, Maple Fingerboard, Daphne Blue

      For guitarists who must have the instrument's original-era tone, look and feel, the Classic Series '50s Stratocaster epitomizes the guitar in the decade of its debut, with unmistakable early Strat style and sparkling sound. With its authentic vintage-styl

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    • Fender Eric Johnson Stratocaster, Maple Fingerboard, Black
    • Eric Johnson Stratocaster, Maple Fingerboard, Black

      Any guitarist who marvels at the breathtaking sonic artistry and peerlessly pure tone of Texas Strat virtuoso Eric Johnson will also marvel at the Eric Johnson Stratocaster Maple guitar. Johnson is famously meticulous in crafting his tone, and every facet

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    • Fender Fender Deluxe Strat Maple Neck Vintage Blonde
    • Fender Deluxe Strat Maple Neck Vintage Blonde

      Why buy from Melody Music Shop, LLC?

      Located in Bloomington, Indiana, Melody Music Shop strives to maintain a diverse, high quality inventory along with exceptional customer service. We carry a wide range of instruments and accessories, including new a

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    • Fender Eric Clapton Stratocaster, Maple Fingerboard, Pewter
    • Eric Clapton Stratocaster, Maple Fingerboard, Pewter

      Experience the peerless Strat style of Slowhand himself with the Eric Clapton Stratocaster, one of our most acclaimed and enduring artist signature models. With classic design and special features that give it exceptional tonal versatility and effortless

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    • Squier Affinity Series Stratocaster, Maple Fingerboard, 2-Color Sunburst
    • Affinity Series Stratocaster, Maple Fingerboard, 2-Color Sunburst

      The best value available today in electric guitar design, Squier Affinity Series guitars deliver solid sound with slick style. The Affinity Series Stratocaster combines the classic features that made the Stratocaster a rock 'n' roll favorite: sonic flexib

      $199.99 This may be in stock for quick delivery; please call!
    • Fender American Vintage '65 Stratocaster, Round-Lam Rosewood Fingerboard, Olympic White
    • American Vintage '65 Stratocaster, Round-Lam Rosewood Fingerboard, Olympic White

      Relive the sound and spirit of 1965 with the American Vintage '65 Stratocaster. Smack in the middle of one of music's most electrifying decades, the Stratocaster in 1965 was an instrument on its way to becoming rock's greatest electric guitar. Built with

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    • Fender Classic Series '50s Stratocaster, Maple Fingerboard, Surf Green
    • Classic Series '50s Stratocaster, Maple Fingerboard, Surf Green

      For guitarists who must have the instrument's original-era tone, look and feel, the Classic Series '50s Stratocaster epitomizes the guitar in the decade of its debut, with unmistakable early Strat style and sparkling sound. With its authentic vintage-styl

      $799.99 This may be in stock for quick delivery; please call!

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