Dunno why the 79 year is so popular, maybe I notice cause I have an actual real one, but I've noticed they pop up frequently in suspiciously pristine condidion. Fender Stratocaster Sienna Burst 1981 Vintage Very Very Nice | eBay The plastic pickup bobbins give this one away if the shiny pots and pickguard foil didn't. A little googling found this Chinese site: I noticed some halarious gaffes, such as a Telecaster label on a strat. But I also noticed that the necks usually have grain marks that Fender necks don't have. The serial number fonts are too bold and have the wrong fonts and the stamping on the "Noiseless" and "Duncan" is too thick and sloppy. Sad that a whole lot of people are getting ripped off on eBay and eBay has never pulled a fake listing I've reported.