1974 Fender Stratocaster body great project
This guitar is no longer for sale (sold on 2009-02-03)
Price : US $310.00
1974 Strat body
I am relisting this great '74 Strat project body.
The serial number on this particular guitar was 555390.
This body is of 4 piece ash construction and weighs 2.7kg or 5.94lbs.
It has been professionally routed for a humbucker in the bridge.
The neck and middle pickup cavity, controls rout, jack rout, neck pocket and trem spring cavity are all untouched and original. The body contours and shape have not been modified.
It is a natural finish with tonnes of mojo and those '70s finish cracks running vertically across the body.
To be on the safe side I would say that this could be a refinish but I am not sure.
I would recomend this body for a refinishing and with a little work it could be great again.
As you can see in the pics this body has been damaged on the elbow contour.
It has a large crack that has been glued and repaired it 15cm long around the rim and 13cm on the body front like a big U shape. The back of the crack is 7.4cm and the both join at the back of the body. This crack has been glued and is stable and but I would recomend sanding this body back and filling and sealing the area, it is quite rough.
I would also recomend Olympic white, why? Because it looks cool.
This body was also fitted with a 2 point floating Floyd trem and there are still 2 holes that need to be plugged.
I have included a pic to show what is left exposed with the trem and pickguard installed.
The trem hole was widened fo
This guitar is sold (sold on 2009-02-03)
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