Fender Custom Shop Limited Pete Townshend Stratocaster Prototype Torino Red

Actual Photos Actual Photos: Serial #SZ7321272

Fender Custom Shop

Electric Guitars

39048

Out of Stock This item is currently unavailable. Please contact us for information about reordering or sourcing a similar item.
Call to speak with an expert: 844-MUSIC-ZOO
The Music Zoo Archive
See the coolest stuff we've had through the store!Browse Now

Make easy monthly payments. Select at checkout.

Learn more

Product Description

Fender Custom Shop Limited Pete Townshend Stratocaster Prototype Torino Red

The Pete Townshend Signature Fender Stratocaster was of itself a very cool guitar, but this is a special piece from within that run - this guitar was the final prototype sent from Fender to Pete and his longtime tech Alan Rogan. The guitar was previously under the ownership of previous Fender Custom Shop manager Mike Eldred, and includes a letter of authenticity written and signed by Eldred. This Strat is in excellent condition, and includes the letter, original case, and tremolo arm! An awesome piece for any Who enthusiast and collector.

Fender incorporated a method for Pete Townshend to to easily access both voice of electric and acoustic without switching guitars. A two-post Fishman Powerbridge tremolo bridge provides a palette of acoustic and hybrid acoustic/electric tones for Townsend to easily access as dictated by his needs. The Townshend Limited Edition Stratocaster uses three Lace Sensor Gold single-coil pickups for noise-free performance inspired by classic, crisp, bell-like Fender tone, boosted by an onboard Fender preamp. The onboard mid-boost is an excellent option for when you really need to crank it up and cut through a live band mix for solos or lead playing.

Includes: Hardshell Case, Letter from Mike Eldred, Case Candy

The Music Zoo

Trusted Source

Since 1994 The Music Zoo has been a trusted source for musicians around the world. We've located guitars for Slash, sold guitars for Steve Miller, held performances by major artists like Steve Vai, built thousands of customer relationships, and helped countless enthusiasts find just the right instrument. Today we look forward to finding your next guitar!

Complimentary with Purchase

Free Performance Checkup
All guitars and basses are thoroughly inspected upon arrival, and again before shipping, by our professional technicians. Rest assured that this item passes our quality checks for optimal playability and performance.more>>
Free Shipping
All items ship free within the US right from our Long Island loctaion in Farmingdale, New York. Expedited options are available on checkout to receive your order faster. more>>
Free Support
Product Support is included on all items we sell. Have a question or need assistance? We're just a click or call away. more>>
Satisfaction Guaranteed
Your satisfaction is guaranteed on all items! We want you to be completely happy with your purchase, and work hard to provide incredible customer service with every order. No reason needed to make a return, and if you experience any issue at all, we'll fix it. more>>

Question About This Item?

Our team has the Fender Custom Shop knowledge to help you decide.

We know buying new gear is a very personal decision. If you have any questions about this item, we're just a call or click away. Or, visit our Long Island guitar shop in Farmingdale, New York to browse our entire selection of Fender Custom Shop products. We look forward to helping you.

Recently Viewed