David bought the black Strat guitar at Manny store in New York, USA in May 1970 on the US tour of Pink Floyd. It so happened that David had to save a black couple weeks before the first branch Stratocaster at the same time, but it was stolen with the rest of the Floyd platform. forced the rest of the tour revisits David Manny on the way back to cancel, and the rest is pretty much history. The Black Strat made his debut appearance at the Bath Festival in June 1970
The David Gilmour Strat Headstock has many Ver Changes seen over the years with different neck, pickups and custom functions. Be years and ge changed When in the middle of the 80 David all his guitars had replaced with the new line from 1957 Fender reissues. The Black Strat was the Hard Rock Cafe was given what is on the screen until 1997. In 2005, Pink Floyd met one last time at 8 Show: Live made in Hyde Park in London and the Black Strat his triumphant return. It was the main guitar for David.
The Black Strat – current specifications / & nbsp; Fender 1969 alder body with a black surface surface on the original sunburst finish painted ./& nbsp; 1983 Fender ’57 Reissue shaped maple neck, maple Cf / 7.25 “Radius and 21 vintage-style frets key ./ Fender/Gotho vintage-style tuners ./& nbsp; 1 ply 0120” Abgeschr gte black acrylic, 11 L cher Pickguard ./& nbsp; Fender neck and middle pickups from 1971 (a ball pickguard assembly truss rod Strat ’71 June 1973 did installed) and a Seymour Duncan SSL-1C custom wound bridge pickup (end of 1979 installed) ./& nbsp; Fender synchronized tremolo bridge (1997 original bridge mounted again) ./& nbsp; 5-way pickup selector switch (ant by replacing 3-fa 1985 Original) ./& Nbsp; Mini-toggle switch on the custom pickguard for neck / bridge combo ./& nbsp ;. shortened tremolo 4.25 “