From Japan. INTRODUCED: 7/1998. 1998 Fender American Deluxe Spec Sheet . It's a '98 Amer. Joined: Jul 30, 2009 Location: Chicago. $2,295.00. Extremely well built, addictive to play and walks that fine line between warm, fuzzy nostalgia and modern tone and playability traits. Pre-Owned. or Best Offer +$95.00 shipping. $1,821.15. or Best Offer +$145.00 shipping. Joined: Oct 27, 2006 Location: Upper Peninsula-Michigan. Black Tolex case (1998-1999) Standard Molded case (2000-2003) COMMENTS Replaces Strat Plus Replaced by American Deluxe Stratocaster (Second Series) and American Deluxe Strat Ash FENDER SAYS The American Deluxe Stratocaster is the ultimate in high-performance. Messages: 30. Details about 1998 Fender American Deluxe Stratocaster rare Crimson red See original listing. Free returns. 1998 American Strat - Should I buy? of Frets: 22 Medium Jumbo Frets Scale Length: 25.50 (648 mm) Width @ Nut: 1.68750 (43 mm) Hardware: Chrome Machine Heads: Fender/Schaller Deluxe Staggered Cast/Sealed … Was: Previous Price $1,917.00 5% off. Pre-Owned. 1998 Fender American Deluxe Stratocaster rare Crimson red : Condition: Used. Ok so I have a 1998 Made in Mexico Fender Stratocaster and now I know from the decal on the pictures and other features, that it is a Standard model. Versions 1 and 2 have a standard modern Fender 9.5" radius, version 3 has the compound radius neck. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > awboruch Strat-Talk Member. The compound radius fretboard allows effortless string bending anywhere along the neck, and new N3 Noiseless pickups provide improved Stratocaster tones for sparkling bell-like chime with no hum. This American Deluxe Strat, once again, typifies what Fender does best with confidence. Fender´s new American Deluxe Stratocaster has all the modern features today´s guitarists require. Discussion in 'Stratocaster Discussion Forum' started by awboruch, Aug 18, 2009. There have been 3 versions of the American Deluxe since the first ones came out in 1998; the specs are all a little different, with the key difference being the noiseless single coil pickups (all versions use the same Fender humbucker in the HSS models). Ended: 27 Jun, 2020 21:00:17 BST. Messages: 4,710. So do we all agree that the body wood type is Poplar ? Fender American Deluxe Stratocaster 1998 Ship from Japan 0708. Watch; 1996 Taylor electronics EVER in this one!..VERY clean..price dropped! javierj, Jun 20, 2012 #13. sjtalon Senior Stratmaster Silver Member. Model Name: American Deluxe Stratocaster Body: Premium Ash Neck: Maple, Modern C Shape, (Satin Polyurethane Finish) Fingerboard: 9.50 Radius (241 mm) No.