Link : http://www.axlchina.com/guitar/news/detail.asp?id=1334
it says something like :
The 1st China OEM Fender guitars is now launched! and an unprecedented low price and pure Fender descent, does look very attractive. There is no doubt that it is now the most talked about Chinese music market products! Exactly how it has the quality of it? A series of China made Fender reviews will soon released by gugutown.com, so stay tuned.
- Google Translate.
Caption : "Basswood used on body, the weight is like in between Fender MIJ & American Standard."
it says "pickups has it's classic Fender Strat's sound"
I've found the spec in another web saying :
"拾音器 : CUSTOM SHOP超级拾音器"Pickups : Custom Shop Super Pick Ups.
the last 3 pictures' captions are : "Almost exactly the same as American Standard."
here's a video comparing Fender MIC White and American Standard Sunburst:http://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XMzE1NjE1NDg0.html
My question is : Is this AXL Music Instruments CO., Ltd., Corp really is the partner of Fender and they really manufacture Fender guitar in China now?
If they're real, RMB1,999 (US$ 310) for a Fender Stratocaster....