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Squier Affinity Series Stratocaster - Black

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SKU: # 83623
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031-0602-506

Your Price: $259.99 CDN

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Squier Affinity Series guitars are the best value in electric guitar design. The Affinity Series Stratocaster delivers solid sound and style, and new for 2013 are a two-color headstock logo, three-ply white/black/white pickguard, and eye-catching Lake Placid Blue, Shell Pink, Burgundy Mist and Surf Green finishes. Other features include three single-coil pickups with five-way switching, smooth-playing rosewood fingerboard with 21 medium jumbo frets, synchronous tremolo bridge and large '60s-style headstock.

Body
Body Material: Alder
Body Finish: Polyurethane
Body Shape: Stratocaster

Neck
Neck Material: Maple
Neck Finish: Polyurethane
Neck Shape: "C" Shape
Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
Fingerboard: Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm)
Number of Frets: 21
Fret Size: Medium Jumbo
String Nut: Synthetic Bone
Nut Width: 1.6 (40.6 mm)
Position Inlays: Dot
Headstock: Large '60s Style
Neck Plate: 4-Bolt Standard

Electronics
Bridge Pickup: Standard Single-Coil Strat
Middle Pickup: Standard Single-Coil Strat
Neck Pickup: Standard Single-Coil Strat
Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. (Middle Pickup)
Pickup Switching: 5-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Middle Pickup, Position 3. Middle Pickup, Position 4. Middle and Neck Pickup, Position 5. Neck Pickup
Pickup Configuration: SSS

Hardware
Bridge: 6-Saddle Vintage-Style Synchronized Tremolo
Hardware Finish: Chrome
Tremolo Arm Handle: Standard Tremolo Arm
Tuning Machines: Standard Die-Cast
Pickguard: 1-Ply White
Control Knobs: White Plastic
Switch Tips: White

Miscellaneous
Strings: Fender USA 250L, NPS (.009-.042 Gauges)

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Love it great gutiar
Posted by Samuel on Apr 9, 2019
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Great guitar.
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Closest StoreNanaimo, British Columbia
All Im gunna say is for the money, these are killer guitars. Not sure if they still ship with rosewood fingerboards or if they're all pau ferro now but either way , stock , they're very playable, but the pickups are probably the weakest part. The thing with these is , stock, they're good , But if you're willing to put some love into them cosmetically and spend some money upgrading some stuff , you can have a killer strat for less than half the price of a USA made strat!
Posted by James C on Oct 6, 2018
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My first electric guitar had to be a Fender3 of 3 customers found this review helpful

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I bought a Fender acoustic a few years ago and it's been a great guitar. I've never owned an electric guitar and don't think I've ever played one, but felt it was a good idea to at least have one to play around with to broaden my horizons. The reviews on Long & McQuade's site for the Fender electric guitars were good, so last week I took the plunge. The guitar I picked out is a fantastic sounding instrument and very easy to play! The salesman I ran into in their Pickering store (Gary Smith) was very low key and extremely helpful, he just wandered by to see if I needed any help. He helped me pick out one of the Fenders and got me setup so I could try it out. He didn't try to sell me some expensive setup because he knew I wanted just a basic guitar to learn on. The guitar was setup properly from the factory and needed nothing other than an amp to plug it into. I still have a long way to go to get anywhere near proficient with this guitar, but at least I know I have started with a good instrument that will last me for years. It's not an expensive one by any stretch, but the sound is fantastic and it's very comfortable to play to perfect for any beginning guitarist who wants to go the electric route.
Posted by Steve Louden on Aug 6, 2018
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