New Year, New Guitar – Fender Affinity Strat

Every so often you see a deal you in some respects can’t ignore on ebay/marketplace. I’ve been after something to upgrade the Peavey Strat for a while, ideally to make it a more SRV type – and this came up, stunning Metallic Red Affinity Strat for £50.

The bad news, its a Indonesian 2006, which means thin body, but other than a missing strap pin (easy fix) and the string I snapped, its pristine.

Not bad when the price range for these is £75 – £180 (really!) … thinking Iron Gear Texas Locos to see how they sound and a major setup, check out the bridge and pickup height (nuts):

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