JFP Guitars

Sonoran LFS SB Double Cutaway:
"Basswood / Morado"

This particular handsome instrument is a Sonoran LFS SB Double Cutaway copy of a classic Stratocaster. The three "Golden Age" pickups in a select hardwood solid body give it a tremendous tone, clarity and punch that suits a wide range of music and player styles.

The specifications are:

  • 8 pounds 12 ounces
  • Basswood solid body with Morado face plate
  • Bolt-on Hard Rock Maple neck
  • Rosewood fingerboard, 25.5 inch Fender scale length, 12” contour
  • Neck thickness, not including fret: 0.86" at 1st fret, 0.94" at 6th fret, 0.98" at 12th fret
  • Water-based clear lacquer body, faceplate and neck, oiled fingerboard
  • Gotoh chrome Magnum Lock-Trad 6-In-Line Tuners
  • Gotoh chrome through-body string mounting Hardtail Bridge
  • Stewart MacDonald Golden Age single-coil pickup set in pickguard: neck, middle, and overwound bridge positions
    • Single coil pickups, wound to vintage specs with 42 AWG coil wire
    • Staggered Alnico 5 polepieces deliver authentic tone
    • The hot bridge pickup adds plenty of punch
    • Position                 Polarity       Ohms
      • Neck                 South          6.0K
      • Middle             North          6.0K
      • Bridge              South          7.6K
  • 5-way selector switch: neck, neck plus middle, middle, middle plus bridge, bridge
  • Common volume control for neck, middle and bridge
  • ·Separate tone controls for neck and middle, no tone control for bridge
  • “ZeroGLIDE” nut
    • Borrows the "zero fret" concept to reduce string contact in the nut by up to 93%
    • Increases tuning stability, playability, and open string tone
  • Double-action truss rod
  • D’Addario EXL115 nickel wound 11 / 49 strings
  • Grover quick-release strap pins and Ernie Ball black woven strap