The Fender Fat ’50s Prewired Stratocaster pickguard gives you the classic, vintage tone that players and collectors love. Starting with Alnico V magnets, these pickups come loaded with period correct appointments such as Formvar-coated magnet wire, staggered pole pieces, and fiber bobbins. These features help the Fat ’50s pickups pump out the clean, sparkling tone reminiscent of the Strats of old. That’s not all, this pickguard has hot-rodded wiring that bumps up the output, enhances the bass response, and delivers 21st-century attitude. Here at Sweetwater, we love how easy it is to drop the Fender Fat ’50s Prewired Pickguard into a Strat and get playing. These medium output pickups are prewired into a stylish Fender pickguard with a 5-way switch.
Everything you need to get playing
The Fender Fat ’50s Prewired Stratocaster Pickguard arrives completely wired. All you need to do is solder the ground wire and output jack, then screw the pickguard down and you’re ready to play. All of the installation hardware ships with the pickguard so you won’t have to take a trip to the hardware store to grab extra screws. With its easy installation and awesome tone to match, the Fender Fat ’50s Prewired Pickguard will help you take your Strat’s sound to a new level.
Fender Fat ’50s Prewired Stratocaster Pickguard — 3-ply White
Prewired pickguard easily drops into your strat
Hot-rodded wiring increases the output and enhances bass response
Alnico V magnets offer a warm and rounded sound
Fender Custom Shop designed pickups sound classic with a modern edge
Reverse-wound middle pickup provides hum canceling in positions 2 and 4
Staggered hand-beveled pole pieces capture the vintage Stratocaster tone