2 Mar 2016 Early reissues of the Stratocaster (left) and Telecaster. By the mid '70s, the Japanese responded to the vacuum by producing a given to him by fellow Stax session man and Blues Brother Donald “Duck” Dunn. . practically identical (looking and sounding) apart from the 1982 date stamp on my pickups.
Looks like the C would indeed make it a 1985-1986 japanese Strat. There is not a huge value on this date range of japanese strat so do it up and . pure they took away the grit and character of a Strat; the quack was gone.