View the differences in neck plates below. It is important to get the correct bolt pattern for your neck.
Mexican Neck Plates
Cost: $3 to $5
Mexican Strat Standard are Schaller Tuners but are no longer called that, now they are know as Ping Tuners. These are the same as the American Standard Tuners, just not staggered. They are the standard 2-pin design.
American Neck Plates
Cost: $10 to $25
American Strat neck plates are an affordable way to add some character to your axe. Fits all standard 4-bolt necks, and early Deluxe necks.
Deluxe Neck Plates
Cost: $15 to $50
Deluxe Strat neck plates have This staggered 4 bolt design is the only way to go on newer Deluxe bodies.
Custom Shop Neck Plates
Cost: $80 to $200
Custom Shop Strat neck plates are very pricey. You are just paying for the rare design. If you do buy one, make sure to get the paper work proving its authenticity. Fits all standard 4-bolt necks.