When was the fender guitar company founded?

Answer The Fender Musical Instruments Corp. was founded in 1946 by Clarence "Leo" Fender a year after he unveiled his first electric guitar. It was originally called the Fender Electric Instrument Manufac... Read More »

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When was fender guitar company founded?

Leo Fender, an inventor, first began selling his custom guitars in the late 1940s. In 1951, he released the first commercial "Fender" guitar: the Broadcaster (which later went on to be called the "... Read More »

How do you become a luthier (landing a job with a guitar company such as Fender, ESP, Gibson, etc)?

If you want to learn to build guitars, you could try googling terms like "guitar building school Australia".If you want to work for a major manufacturer...dunno, I've seen the hiring procedure at G... Read More »

When did Fender guitar come out with the Stratocaster guitar?

1954 marked the introduction of Fender's Stratocaster electric guitar. Fender company founder Leo Fender aided in the Stratocaster's design, which offered better sound and more comfort than other g... Read More »

How much is my electric fender guitar worth?

There are a few different models of the Squier, Bullet, Affinity, etc. A good rule of thumb is half of what you paid for it new. I'm guessing it was probably a $100 - $120 guitar new.