Need strat suggestions......

Discussion in 'Guitars in General' started by frankiestarr, Jan 23, 2012.

  1. frankiestarr

    frankiestarr Member

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    Looking for a new or used strat. I have a few cheaper mexi-strats, but nothing that is knocking my socks off. besides fender, what are some of the better strats ou there ??? Nash ?? I'm open to suggestions....
     
  2. VHS analog

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    Fender Stratocaster quality can run the gamut from worthless garbage to priceless gem. Independent builders are great if you're looking for something specific you're not getting in a Fender.
     
  3. burningyen

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    What are you looking for? Vintage, modern?
     
  4. Sweetfinger

    Sweetfinger Silver Supporting Member

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    Two of the best playing Strats I have ever touched were MIM Strats. Both were Olympic White, too. One I traded and ended up buying back because it haunted me. It's not like I haven't played a lot of Strats, either....
     
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    Fenders are so varied over the years. I just bought a '92 white Mexi strat for $200. and it is near perfect for me. I've had great used Japan Strats. If I needed to buy a new Strat type guitar, I'd look at Nash, Hahn, LSL, used Fender custom shop, OR build your dream Strat yourself from parts; Warmoth, USA Custom, even ALLPARTS.
    A monkey could do it.
     

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