How wide is a Stratocaster neck?

Neck Heel Width and Mounting 56 mm (2-3/16″) – Width. 76 mm (3″) – Length. 16 mm (5/8″) – Pocket Depth.

Are all Strat necks the same size?

They are all the same . Fender and Squier are all 2 3\16 . I’ve seen some be a little snug and some a little loose .

What size neck did Jimi Hendrix use?

Featuring an alder body and a 21-fret neck with a C-shaped profile, 9.5-inch radius, and oversized headstock, the Fender Jimi Hendrix Stratocaster is clearly inspired by the late-Sixties Strats that Hendrix favored.

How deep is the neck pocket on a Stratocaster?

5/8″
We make Strat™ and Tele™ style necks. They are 25.5″ scale and 22 frets long, meaning they have a 22nd fret overhang. Most everyone makes neck pockets that are 5/8″ or . 625″ deep except Fender.

How wide is a Stratocaster body?

Size Matters The run of the mill 60’s Strat body is 461mm/ 18.1” Long and 323mm/ 12.7” wide.

Are Squier necks thinner than fender?

For the Fender Standard line, I have found that finish is thinner and with fewer imperfections than Squier, especially in key areas such as the neck pocket and neck. From my personal experience, I have found that the MIM models tend to weigh less than the Squier models.

Are there different size guitar necks?

Are There Different Size Guitar Necks? The size of a guitar neck can vary widely between different brands and models. There can be a massive difference in scale length, which is the overall length of a guitar neck. The width of a guitar neck and the radius can also vary.

What fretboard radius did Jimi Hendrix use?

9.5-inch
Famous Jimi Hendrix guitar gets a modern makeover (pictures) It’s flatter than the ones he played, and the frets are fatter. These two features (a 9.5-inch fretboard radius and medium-jumbo frets) are often found on modern guitars.

Why did Jimi Hendrix play a Strat?

Hendrix liked strats because the thin single coil sound it really great for that chordal style of play. It’s really not that clear cut. Not only did Jimi help define the strat, but the strat helped define and develop Jimi.

Will a Strat neck fit a Tele body?

Most guitar bodies and necks employ the Stratocaster shape, which is rounded at the end. However, bodies and necks from the Telecaster family use a heel that is squared. In a pinch, a Strat neck will fit and intonate in a Tele-shaped pocket, but the reverse is not true.

What kind of neck does a relic Stratocaster have?

Fender Stratocaster Nitro Neck Aged Relic ‘68-‘70 Allparts MIJ Strat Japan A direct replacement neck for Stratocaster guitars. The MM2935 Stratocaster replacement neck features a large headstock and is constructed of maple with more a maple fingerboard fitted with 22 medium frets. The guitar neck has been given an oil-based finish.

What kind of neck profile does a Fender Stratocaster have?

Many Fender guitars, especially Stratocasters, now have a “modern C shape” (or “flat oval”) neck profile, a flattened variation of the traditional C shape. Two versions of this type are popular—a more rounded “soft” V, and a more pointed “hard” V often preferred by players more comfortable with their thumb hanging over the edge of the fingerboard.

What makes a relic guitar a magic relic?

The body sound-board performance is enhanced. Only then do we add the magic relic, faded, worn and checked finishes. Necks are also edge-finished and rubbed right back on the back side, checked, worn and yellowed. A bone nut will add brilliance. Our special necks are also where it all happens.

Is there a nut for a Fender Strat neck?

DRILLED FOR VINTAGE FENDER TUNERS. THE ORIGINAL TUNERS,NUT, AND STRING TREE I KEPT FOR A PROJECT, BUT THE ORIGINAL RELICED BUSHINGS ARE INCLUDED. I ALSO INCLUDED A ROLLING STRING TREE, AND A DIFFERENT NUT, BUT YOU MAY WANT TO ADD YOUR OWN OR USE THIS ONE WHEN YOU GET IT.