Jim Root of Slipknot and Stone Sour is one of the most influential guitar players today. He is also known for his prowess on the fingerboard. As one of the members of the Fender Artist family of musicians, Jim Root has been given both Telecaster and Stratocaster models with his own name. Stratocaster comes with a solid, double cut body made of mahogany. It is paired with a bolt-on maple neck with regular, modern C contour. Bridge is a hardtail with black paint, string-through construction and six adjustable saddles. Pickups are made by EMG and installed in H/H configuration. They are controlled by master volume knob and a three-position blade switch. Fingerboard on this model is equipped with 22 frets with no inlays and 1.65 string nut.


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Body Shape Strat®
Body Type Solid Body
Body Wood Mahogany
Bridge Fixed
Bridge Pickup Type Active Humbucker
Controls Volume
Fingerboard Radius Compound 12"-16"
Fingerboard Material Maple
Finish Satin
Fret Size Jumbo
Hardware Black
Neck Joint Bolt-on
Neck Pickup Type Active Humbucker
Neck Shape C-shaped neck
Neck Wood Maple
Number of Frets 22
Number of Pickups 2
Number of Strings 6
Nut Width 1.65"
Pickguard Yes
Pickup Switch Type 3-Position Blade
Scale Length 25-1/2"
String Nut Syntetic Bone
Tuners Fender
Fingerboard Inlays Side dot
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Body Shape
Strat®
Strat®
Body Type
Solid Body
Solid Body
Body Wood
Mahogany
Alder
Bridge
Fixed
Tremolo
Bridge Pickup Type
Active Humbucker
Humbucker
Controls
Volume
Volume
Fingerboard Radius
Compound 12"-16"
9.50"
Fingerboard Material
Maple
Maple
Finish
Satin
Gloss
Fret Size
Jumbo
Medium Jumbo
Hardware
Black
Chrome
Neck Joint
Bolt-on
Bolt-on
Neck Pickup Type
Active Humbucker
Humbucker
Neck Shape
C-shaped neck
V-shaped neck
Neck Wood
Maple
Maple
Number of Frets
22
21
Number of Pickups
2
3
Number of Strings
6
6
Nut Width
1.65"
1.65"
Pickguard
Yes
No
Pickup Switch Type
3-Position Blade
5-Position Blade
Scale Length
25-1/2"
25-1/2"
String Nut
Syntetic Bone
Syntetic Bone
Tuners
Fender
Fender
Fingerboard Inlays
Side dot
Black Dot
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