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American Deluxe Strat Review
GMCer Sensible Jones brings this detailed review of a very special strat that has a few tricks under its belt. The American Deluxe is a model aimed at players who want something classic looking yet versatile and aren't purist enough to want the normal vintage hardware.
These new models now come equipped with Fender's new N3 Noiseless pick-ups. They're still of a stacked coil design but where the old ones had Samarium Cobalt magnets these new ones sport Alnico. It's an interesting idea that seems to work and give quite a good tonal response across the pick-ups.
Read more to see why else this strat is so different
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