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Weight: 7lbs 7oz
The Squier Contemporary Stratocaster HSS is an outstanding choice for the modern player seeking progressive features in a guitar that in a guitar that has authentic vibe and style.
Player-friendly features like a slim C-shaped maple neck give this guitar a slick, smooth feel, while the 12 fingerboard radius and narrow-tall frets are ideal for speed and effortless bends. The ceramic single-coil neck and middle pickups provide crisp, clear and dynamically responsive character to complement the ceramic humbucking bridge pickup, which boasts hot output for powerful tones perfect for crunchy rhythms and soaring solos. Premium styling cues include zebra humbucking pickup bobbins and an eye-catching matching painted headstock to make this guitar stand out from any crowd.
With its combination of timeless Strat style, player-centric features and incredible tone, the Contemporary Stratocaster HSS is the perfect hard-rocking addition to your arsenal.
- Ceramic zebra humbucking bridge pickup; ceramic single-coil neck and middle pickups
- Maple neck with slim “C”-shaped profile and matching painted headstock
- 12″ fingerboard radius; narrow-tall frets
- 6-saddle synchronized tremolo with block saddles
CERAMIC ZEBRA HUMBUCKING BRIDGE PICKUP
For fat, high output rock tone with excellent clarity and punchy low-end, this instrument features a ceramic humbucking pickup in the bridge position.
SIX-SADDLE SYNCHRONIZED TREMOLO WITH BLOCK SADDLES
This Stratocaster features a six-saddle synchronized tremolo bridge with block saddles for superior intonation, sustain, tuning stability, tremolo action and ease of adjustment.
MATCHING PAINTED HEADSTOCK
In addition to its many other fine features, this Stratocaster features an elegant matching painted headstock.
The largest of the fret sizes, narrow-tall frets are tall and narrow, letting you get a better grip on the strings for more control and easier bends and vibrato.
SLIM “C”-SHAPED NECK PROFILE
This instrument features a modern neck designed for comfort and performance, with a slim “C”-shaped profile (the shape of the neck in cross section) and a smooth back finish “ ideal for those who play with the thumb on the back or side of the neck.
This instrument features a 12 fingerboard radius”a very slight curvature thats flatter than a vintage-style 7.25 radius and even a modern 9.5 radius. This fingerboard radius allows for low action and is especially well suited to bending notes and soloing.
- Body MaterialPoplar
- Body ShapeStratocaster
- Body FinishGloss Polyurethane
- Neck MaterialMaple
- Neck FinishNatural Satin Urethane with Gloss Matching Headstock
- Neck Shape”C” Shape
- Scale Length25.5″ (648 mm)
- Fingerboard MaterialLaurel
- Fingerboard Radius12″ (305 mm)
- Number of Frets22
- Fret SizeNarrow Tall
- Nut MaterialSynthetic Bone
- Nut Width1.650″ (42 mm)
- Position InlaysCream Dots
- Truss RodSingle Action, Head Adjust
- Truss Rod Nut4 mm Hex
- Bridge PickupCeramic Humbucker
- Middle PickupCeramic Single-Coil
- Neck PickupCeramic Single-Coil
- ControlsMaster Volume, Master Tone
- Switching3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
- Bridge2-Point Synchronized Tremolo with Block Saddles
- Hardware FinishChrome
- Tuning MachinesStandard Die-Cast
- Pickguard3-Ply Parchment
- Control KnobsBlack Plastic
- Switch TipBlack
- Neck Plate4-Bolt Squier
- StringsNPS, .009-.042 Gauges
- Legal NoticeWARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm – www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
- Case/Gig BagNone
- Included AccessoriesNone
Why buy from Melody Music Shop, LLC?
Located in Bloomington, Indiana, Melody Music Shop strives to maintain a diverse, high quality inventory along with exceptional customer service. We carry a wide range of instruments and accessories, including new and used guitars, band and orchestral instruments, pianos, amps, sound systems, and so much more!
With certified technicians on staff and a century + of experience between them all, you can rest assured any instrument you purchase from Melody Music Shop LLC is in the best condition possible! Our ENTIRE STORE is maintained at 50% humidity year round per manufacturers stringent requirements. All items will be packaged carefully to ensure their safe arrival. Guitars will have their string tension lowered and packaged to manufacture specs or better. Melody Music Shop LLC guarantees quality products, fast shipping, and top-notch customer service!
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