This is one of the very limited, FIRST 500 made & includes a SIGNED copy of “The Black Strat” Book, Autographed by the Author & David Gilmour’s Long-Standing Guitar Tech, Phil Taylor!!!
Own a faithful reproduction of guitar icon, David Gilmour’s legendary “Black Strat”!
The Fender Custom Shop David Gilmour Stratocaster NOS electric guitar offers you a highly detailed reproduction of the iconic “Black Strat” played by the guitar legend, David Gilmour of Pink Floyd fame. The Fender Custom Shop worked closely with David Gilmour and his longtime tech, Phil Taylor to recreate the special unique features found on David Gilmour’s original “Black Strat” guitar down to every minute detail. The first 500 of these produced included a signed copy of the “Black Strat Book” by the author & Gilmour’s guitar tech, Phil Taylor and this is one of the first 500…a must have for any true Gilmour/Pink floyd fan or collector!
Custom Artist Series
David Gilmour Stratocaster® NOS®
(806) Black Nitrocellulose Lacquer Finish
Comfort Contoured Select Alder
1-Piece Maple, 1983 Thin-Shouldered “C” Shape, (.790″ to .870″ Taper), (“Thin-Skin” Dark Tint Nitrocellulose Lacquer Finish)
Maple, 7.25″ Radius (184mm)
No. of Frets
21 Vintage Style Frets
1 Custom Hand-Wound Fat ’50s Single-Coil Strat® Pickup (Neck)
1 Custom-Wound Single-Coil Strat® Pickup (Middle)
1 Seymour Duncan SSL 1C-DG Single-Coil Strat® Pickup (Bridge)
Tone 1. (Neck Pickup),
Tone 2. (Middle Pickup)
Position 1. Bridge Pickup
Position 2. Bridge and Middle Pickup
Position 3. Middle Pickup
Position 4. Middle and Neck Pickup
Position 5. Neck Pickup
1 Mini-Toggle (Adds Neck Pickup in Positions 1, 2 and 3.)
American Vintage Synchronized Tremolo with Custom Beveled Tremolo Block and Shortened Tremolo Arm
Fender/Gotoh® Vintage Style Tuning Machines
1-Ply .120″ Beveled Black Acrylic, (11 Hole)
25.5″ (648 mm)
Width at Nut
1.675″ (42.5 mm)
Thin-Shouldered “C” Neck Shape Duplicated from David’s 1983 U.S. Vintage ’57 Strat® Neck, Custom Shortened Tremolo Arm, Custom Beveled Tremolo Block, No Back Tremolo Cover Plate, Black Dot Position Inlays (Narrow Spacing), Aged White Pickup Covers, Aged Parchment Control Knobs Covers, Strings GHS®, DG Boomers, Nickel Plated Steel, Gauges: (.010, .012, .016, .028, .038, .048)
Deluxe Black Hardshell Case, Evidence Audio™ High-End Guitar Cable, Custom Leather Strap, GHS® DG Boomers Strings, DG Pick, David Gilmour’s Three Disc “Live In Gdansk” CD and DVD Package, a SIGNED Copy of Phil Taylor’s “The Black Strat” Book, Polishing Cloth and the Certificate of Authenticity
This is one of the very limited, FIRST 500 made & includes a Signed Copy of “The Black Strat” Book, Autographed by the Author & David Gilmour’s Long-Standing Guitar Tech, Phil Taylor!!!
Special center pocket Deluxe Black Tolex Hardshell Case with Green Crushed Velvet Lining and with “David Gilmour” and Custom Shop Logo Embroidered on the Lid Interior