Fender Custom Shop David Gilmour Relic Stratocaster0150069806
David Gilmour and the Fender Custom Shop are extremely proud to release one of the most highly anticipated guitars ever - the David Gilmour Signature Series Stratocaster®. Gilmour's famous "Black Strat®" guitar was a cornerstone of the Pink Floyd sound; featured extensively on The Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, Animals, The Wall and his critically acclaimed 2006 solo effort, On an Island. The Fender Custom Shop worked closely with Gilmour and his longtime guitar technician, Phil Taylor, to create his signature model, a reproduction of the Black Strat complete with its unmistakable look, sound and feel.
The Alder body is complete with the classic and iconic Black over 3-Tone Sunburst Nitrocellulose Lacquer, it is authentically aged and will continue to age further as time goes on. This guitar is a faithful recreation of one of the all time greats.
The Maple neck has a smooth finish. With a 7.25" radius, 21 Vintage frets, a 42.5mm Nut Width and a 1983 Thin-Shouldered "C" Profile. The David Gilmour Relic Strat is supremely comfortable and well balanced.
With a guitar this special you need a set of pickups that are extremely versatile. Loaded with a Seymour Duncan SSL-5 in the bridge, a Custom-Wound Single-Coil in the middle and a Custom Shop Fat 50's in the neck. These pickups are beautifully dynamic and will cover all of Gilmour's tone from the Pink Floyd days right through to his solo albums. Fitted with an American Vintage Synchronized Tremolo system with the iconic shortened Tremolo arm, paired up with some Vintage-Style Tuning Machines, you can expect flawless tuning and intonation.
This is the perfect guitar for all you Gilmour fans out there. The Black Gilmour Strat is one of the most iconic guitars ever produced, now is your chance to grab one for yourself, don't miss out.