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Founded in 1946 by Leo Fender, the company created the Telecaster and Stratocaster, favoured by the likes of Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck and Buddy Holly. The company filed papers Thursday for a $200-million (U.S.) initial public offering.

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