Squier's special edition Black and Chrome Stratocaster® HSS guitar offers classic appeal with a modern edge. The stylish looks include a gloss black finish with matching headstock, pickguard and hardware with an eye-catching chrome look, and a huge-sounding humbucking pickup in the bridge position for fat modern tones. This guitar is an amazing value—designed and backed by Fender®!
Maple neck with “C”-shaped profile, matching headstock and 22-fret rosewood fingerboard
Single-coil Stratocaster neck and middle pickups, humbucking bridge pickup
Five-way pickup switch
Two-point synchronized tremolo bridge with block saddles
GLOSS BLACK FINISH WITH MATCHING HEADSTOCK
In addition to its many other fine features, this Stratocaster guitar features a sultry gloss black finish and matching headstock.
CHROME COLORED PICKGUARD
For a stylish touch, the classic Stratocaster pickguard is presented here in a chrome-colored version with a mirror-like sheen that complements the guitar’s black body and chrome hardware.
"C"-SHAPED NECK PROFILE
The comfortable "C"-shaped neck profile of this instrument (the shape of the neck in cross section) is sculpted to impart a vintage-style playing feel. The most prevalent neck profile shape, it’s remarkably comfortable and is ideal for all playing styles.
Body Material: Agathis
Body Shape: Stratocaster®
Body Finish: Polyurethane
Neck Material: Maple
Neck Finish: Polyurethane
Neck Shape: "C" Shape
Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
Fingerboard Material: Indian Laurel
Fingerboard Radius: 9.5" (241 mm)
Number of Frets: 22
Fret Size: Medium Jumbo
Nut Material: Synthetic Bone
Nut Width: 1.650" (42 mm)
Position Inlays: Pearloid Dot
Truss Rod: Standard
Bridge Pickup: Standard Humbucking
Middle Pickup: Standard Single-Coil Strat
Neck Pickup: Standard Single-Coil Strat
Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. (Middle 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
Bridge: 2-Point Synchronized Tremolo with Block Saddles
Hardware Finish: Chrome
Tuning Machines: Standard Die-Cast
Pickguard: 1-Ply Chrome
Control Knobs: Dome Style
Switch Tip: Black
Neck Plate: 4-Bolt Engraved
Strings: Fender® USA 250L, NPS (.009-.042 Gauges)
Other Features: Large '60s Style Matching Painted Headstock, Chrome Pickguard, Knurled Chrome Control Knobs, Black Plastic Pickup Covers and Switch Tip, Engraved Neckplate, Dot Position Inlays
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