Squier 40th Anniversary Stratocaster, Gold Edition, Laurel FB, Lake Placid Blue

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The Squier® 40th Anniversary Stratocaster®, Gold Edition is a stylish model adorned with an eye-catching collection of upscale features for the discerning Squier fanatic.
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The first instruments to bear the Squier name were introduced in 1982, answering the call for genuine Fender® designs at accessible prices. The Squier 40th Anniversary collection celebrates the 40-year journey of Fender’s entry-level brand with special editions of the Telecaster®, Stratocaster®, Jazzmaster®, Precision Bass®, and Jazz Bass®, all available in Gold Edition and Vintage Edition variants.

The Squier® 40th Anniversary Stratocaster®, Gold Edition is a stylish model adorned with an eye-catching collection of upscale features for the discerning Squier fanatic. Featuring striking gold-plated hardware, a gold anodized aluminum pickguard, a bound Indian laurel fingerboard with pearloid block inlays, an engraved anniversary neck plate and gloss finish throughout, this Strat® is poised and ready for the spotlight. Player-friendly refinements of this commemorative model include a slim and comfortable “C”-shaped neck profile for an easy playing feel, vintage-style tuning machines and 6-saddle synchronized tremolo bridge for authentic performance and style, and Fender-Designed single-coil pickups with alnico 5 magnets for familiar Strat tone.

Neck

  • Headstock: Large '70's Style
  • Neck Material: Maple
  • Neck Finish: Gloss Urethane
  • Neck Shape: "C" Shape
  • Neck Construction: Bolt-On
  • Fingerboard Radius: 9.5"
  • Fingerboard Material: Indian Laurel
  • Position Inlays: Pearloid Block
  • Side Dots: Black
  • Number of Frets: 21
  • Truss Rod: Head Adjust
  • Truss Rod Nut: 4 mm Hex
  • String Nut: Bone
  • Nut Width: 1.650"
  • Nut Material: Bone

Body

  • Body: Nyatoh
  • Body Finish: Gloss Polyurethane
  • Body Shape: Stratocaster
  • Body Material: Nyatoh

Hardware

  • Bridge: 6-Saddle Vintage Style Synchronized Tremolo
  • Pickguard: 1-Ply Gold Anodized Aluminum 
  • Pickup Covers: Aged White
  • Control Knobs: Aged White Plastic
  • Switch Tip: Aged White
  • Hardware Finish: Gold Plate
  • Tuning Machines: Vintage Style
  • String Trees: Dual Wing
  • Tremolo Arm: Screw In 
  • Neck Plate: 4-Bolt Squier 40th Anniversary
  • Strap Buttons: Standard

Electronics

  • Bridge Pickup: Fender Designed Alnico Single Coil 
  • Middle Pickup: Fender Designed Alnico Single Coil
  • Neck Pickup: Fender Designed Alnico Single Coil
  • Pickup Configuration: SSS
  • Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck/Middle Pickups), Tone 2. (Bridge 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

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