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Player Duo-Sonic™ HS

Model #: 0144022547
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$1,199.00

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Size Matters Not

A modernized version of a student-turned-classic instrument originally released in 1956, the Duo-Sonic HS model's compact form belies its giant-sized sound. It's the ideal companion for adventurous players who aren't afraid to buck the norm and shatter expectations.

Features

  • 24” scale length; “C”-shaped maple neck
  • One Duo-Sonic single-coil neck pickup; one Duo-Sonic humbucking bridge pickup with coil-split capability
  • 9.5”-radius maple fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets
  • Six-saddle string-through-body hardtail Strat® bridge with bent steel saddles
  • Master Volume and Tone controls; three-way pickup switch
PLAYER SERIES PICKUPS
PLAYER SERIES PICKUPS

Designed for authentic Fender tone—with a bit of an edge—our Player Series pickups are crisp and articulate, a modern tweak of our classic sound.

C NECK SHAPE WITH 9.5" RADIUS AND MEDIUM JUMBO FRETS
C NECK SHAPE WITH 9.5" RADIUS AND MEDIUM JUMBO FRETS

Our “C” neck is comfortable and slim for fast action and effortless bending.

HARDTAIL STRING-THROUGH-BODY BRIDGE
HARDTAIL STRING-THROUGH-BODY BRIDGE

A hardtail bridge enhances vibration transfer resulting in increased sustain while the six individual saddles can be adjusted for precise intonation along each string.

“F”-STAMPED NECK PLATE
“F”-STAMPED NECK PLATE

Each Player Duo-Sonic HS includes an “F”-stamped neck plate, leaving no doubt as to the instrument’s pedigree.

22 FRETS
22 FRETS

Adding another fret lets you bend the highest D up to an E, giving you access to four octaves of musical possibilities.

MORE TRADITIONAL BODY RADII
MORE TRADITIONAL BODY RADII

The Player Duo-Sonic HS body is hand-shaped to original specifications.

Body
  • Body Material
    Alder
  • Body Finish
    Gloss Polyester
  • Body Shape
    Duo-Sonic™
Neck
  • Neck Material
    Maple
  • Neck Finish
    Gloss Polyester
  • Neck Shape
    "C" Shape
  • Scale Length
    24" (610 mm)
  • Fingerboard Material
    Maple
  • Fingerboard Radius
    9.5" (241 mm)
  • Number of Frets
    22
  • Fret Size
    Medium Jumbo
  • Nut Material
    Synthetic Bone
  • Nut Width
    1.650" (42 mm)
  • Position Inlays
    Black Dot
  • Truss Rod
    Standard
Electronics
  • Bridge Pickup
    Duo-Sonic™ Humbucking
  • Neck Pickup
    Duo-Sonic™ Single-coil
  • Controls
    Master Volume, Master Tone (with Push/Pull Coil Select Feature)
  • Switching
    3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
  • Configuration
    HS
Hardware
  • Bridge
    6-Saddle Strings-Through-Body Strat® Hardtail with Bent Steel Saddles
  • Hardware Finish
    Nickel/Chrome
  • Tuning Machines
    Standard Cast/Sealed
  • Pickguard
    3-Ply Black
  • Control Knobs
    Knurled Flat-Top
  • Neck Plate
    4-Bolt
Miscellaneous
  • Strings
    Fender® USA 250R Nickel Plated Steel (.010-.046 Gauges), PN 0730250406
  • Legal Notice
    WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm - www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
Accessories
  • Case/Gig Bag
    Optional Gig Bag (p/n 099-1513-206)
  • Included Accessories
    None
  • Recommended Case
    099-1513-106 Urban Short Scale Guitar Gig Bag