Fender Powercaster PF SFG review: specs & price

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The Fender Powercaster PF SFG is an Electric Guitar with a Alternate Reality Series, White dot fretboard inlays, 22 Medium jumbo frets, Synthetic bone nut, 1...

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BodyMahogany (Khaya ivorensis)-AshFrame and centre block made of poplar with masonite top and back---Alder-AlderNyatohAshAlderPoplarAlderPoplarAsh-Alder-
Nut width43 mm-41.9 mm (1.65")----42 mm42 mm42 mm43 mm41.9 mm (1.65")42.5 mm43 mm42 mm43 mm41.9 mm (1.65")41 mm41.9 mm (1.65")-
Scale628 mm648 mm648 mm628 mm635 mm622 mm635 mm648 mm648 mm647 mm648 mm648 mm648 mm648 mm610 mm648 mm648 mm647 mm648 mm635 mm
Fretboard radius305 mm381 mm (15")241 mm (9.5")-----305 mm (12")12"400 mm241 mm (9.5")241 mm-241 mm (9.5")-241 mm (9.5")-241 mm (9.5")-
PickupsSeymour Duncan SH-1n (neck) and SH-4b (bridge) humbuckersDiMarzio Crunch Lab (bridge) and DiMarzio LiquiFire (neck) humbucker and piezo systemPlayer Series AlNiCo 2 humbucker (bridge) and 2 player series AlNiCo 5 Tele Single Coils (middle and neck)2 New Old-Stock Lipstick single coils2 NOS + "Lipstick" single coilsP90 (neck) and splittable Dual Lipstick humbuckers (bridge)2x 56 Vintage Lipstick Single Coils2 New Player AlNiCo II humbuckersDuesenberg Domino P90 and Split/King Dual-CoilGrand Vintage humbucker, Pearlito single coil, alnico-blade single coilActive EMG 60 (neck) and EMG 81 (bridge) humbuckerPlayer Series Alnico 2 Humbucker (Bridge), Player Series Alnico 5 Tele Single-Coil (Middle) and Player Series Alnico 5 Tele Single-Coil (Neck)2 x US Jazzmaster single coils2 Squier SQR ceramic humbucker (bridge & neck)2 Pure Vintage 65 single coils2 Squier SQR Ceramic humbuckers (bridge & neck)Player Series Alnico 2 Humbucker (Bridge), Player Series Alnico 5 Tele Single-Coil (Middle) and Player Series Alnico 5 Tele Single-Coil (Neck)Steinberger HB-1 (bridge) and HB-2 (neck) humbucker and SC-1 (middle) single coils1 Player Series Alnico 2 humbucker (bridge) and 1 Player Series Alnico 2 humbucker (neck)2x 56 Vintage Lipstick Single Coils
Ex-factory stringing.010" - .046"-Fender Super 250L NPS (.009-.042)----Fender .009 - .042 (article no. 133191)------------
FinishNirvana Black Transparent Satin------------Polyurethane paint-Polyurethane----
ColourBlackPurpleSunburstBlueBlackSunburstBlueCremeBlueBlueBlackNaturalBlueGreySunburstGreenBlueBlueBlueBlack
SoundboardMahoganyBasswoodAshMasonitePoplarPoplarPoplarAlderMahoganyAlderNyatohAshAlderPoplarAlderPoplarAshPoplarAlderPoplar
NeckMahoganyMapleMapleMapleMapleMapleMapleMapleMapleMapleMaple, PurpleheartMapleMapleMapleMapleMapleMapleMapleMapleMaple
FretboardEbonyRosewoodMaplePau FerroPau FerroPau FerroPau FerroPau FerroRosewoodRosewoodEbonyMapleMapleLaurelRosewoodLaurelMapleBasswoodPau FerroPau Ferro
Frets2224222121222122222224222121222122242221
Pickup SystemHHHHHSSSSSSHS-HHH, P90HSSHHHSSSSHHSSHHHSSHSHHHSS
Tremolo
Incl. Case
Incl. Gigbag
Bolt-on neck-MapleMaple---Maple----Maple----Maple--Maple
Machine heads-Schaller M6-IND----------Vintage-style locking-------
Neck profile--Modern C-------Nitro Wizard-U-60's C--Slim TaperModern C-
Suitable case available under--Article no. 122213 (not included)Article number 177636 (not included)--Article number 177636 (not included)------------Article number 177636 (not included)
Build----Offset-Double Cut with S-Soundhole----------Headless-Double Cut with S-Soundhole
Top--------Maple with F-hole-Ash---------
Bridge--------Steel Saddle Radius-Gibraltar Standard II---------
Hardware----------Black-Chrome-------
Neck shape-----------Modern C----Modern C---
Fretboard inlays-----------Black dotsBlack dots---Black dots---
Controls-----------1x volume and 1x tone2 x Volume- and 1 x master tone---1x volume and 1x tone---
Original stringing-----------Fender Super 250L NPS (.009-.042)----Fender Super 250L NPS (.009-.042)-Fender USA 250L, NPS, (.009-.042)-

Description

The Fender Powercaster PF SFG is an Electric Guitar with a Alternate Reality Series, White dot fretboard inlays, 22 Medium jumbo frets, Synthetic bone nut, 1 Volume knob and 1 tone knob, 3-way toggle switch, 6-Saddle Vintage-Style Adjusto-Matic bridge, Three-ply parchment pickguard, Nickel / Chrome Hardware, Vintage Style Black Plastic Jazz Bass machine heads, Deluxe gig bag included & Case optional, available under article no. 212516.

Specifications

BodyAlder
Bolt-on neckRoasted maple
FretboardPau Ferro
Neck profileModern C
Scale630 mm
Nut width41.9 mm (1.65")
Fretboard radius241 mm (9.5")
Pickups1 Atomic Humbucking (bridge) and 1 MP-90 Soapbar (neck)
Ex-factory stringingFender USA 250L NPS .009 - .042
ColourGreen
SoundboardAlder
NeckMaple
Frets22
Pickup SystemHS
TremoloNo
Incl. CaseNo
Incl. GigbagYes

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