I'm with you on that one, noobcake. One of the all-time great guitars, simple in design (only a Tele is simpler), extremely versatile in what you can play on them, replacement parts are cheap and plentiful, easy to work on, tons of resources on the web pertaining to them. Strats rule!:smile:A good old strat of course, I'm saving up for one now. Nothing beats the simplicity of a trusty old strat.