Stratocaster Pickguards for SSS 1962 hole pattern screw mount Strats.
Fender® Start® 1959 to 1962 Hole Pattern Custom Pickguards. The classic pickup configuration for the Fender® Stratocaster® is the SSS, this has three single coil pickups giving the Stratocaster® its unique and very versatile sound. The 11 hole mounted version of the Stratocaster pickguard became available in 1959 and had a unique 11 hole pickguard mounting Pattern until 1963. The 1963 11 hole pickguard mounting pattern had the top middle screw moved closer to the middle pickup and remained the standard mounting pattern for Fender® Strat® to the present day. The 1959-1962 Hole pattern is unique to those years and may be seen on accurate reissues of Stratocasters for those year eg., the '62 Reissue. Choose from our vast collection of cool graphical pickguards or browse through out ply's, pearloid, glitter, mirror pickguards and more by clicking on the different sections under "Material Type/Styles" in the left hand menu.