The Squier Contemporary Stratocaster HSS, seen here in a glorious Pearl White, gives the modern player a great choice with progressive features, classic style and versatile sound.
Modern Choice for Modern Players
With the Contemporary Stratocaster HSS, you get a great guitar with awesome style at a great value price, not to mention the fantastic versatility of the HSS pickup configuration.
Classic style with modern player-centric features and superb tone make this an all-around awesome instrument.
Squier Contemporary Stratocaster HSS Pearl White Key Features:
- HSS Configuration
- Ceramic Humbuckers
- 5-Way Pickup Switching
- 2-Point Synchronised Tremolo with Block Saddles
- Maple Fretboard
Authentic Strat Style
Poplar has been used to construct the distinctive, authentic Stratocaster style body. Its famous double cutaway design not only looks great but it serves to provide easy access to the higher frets – essential for guitar solos and other adventurous playing styles.
Attached is a C shaped Maple neck, providing you with a slick, smooth playing feel while the 12” radius of the Rosewood fretboard and jumbo frets are perfect for fast playing and effortless string bending.
Great Electronics and Hardware
Powering the Contemporary Strat’s voice is a pair of ceramic single-coil pickups and a ceramic humbucker with hot output for powerful tones providing crunchy rhythm and searing lead guitar licks.
Master Volume and Master Tone controls allow for easy sound sculpting while a five-position blade allows you to choose how you want to use the pickups:
- Position 1: Bridge Pickup
- Position 2: Bridge and Middle Pickups
- Position 3: Middle Pickup
- Position 4: Middle and Neck Pickups
- Position 5: Neck Pickup
With this combination of pickups, assortment of pickup switching options and tone control, the Squier Contemporary Stratocaster HSS is extremely versatile.
A 2-point synchronised tremolo bridge with block saddles is in place, ensuring perfect intonation of your strings while allowing for some deeply expressive whammy action – perfect for classic rock ‘n’ roll, hard rock and metal styles.
It’s no secret – the way your guitar looks is extremely important when it comes to defining who you are as a performer, creating stage presence and simply inspiring you to play.
With the Contemporary Stratocaster HSS you get timeless Strat style with a great colour scheme, contrasting pickguard and an eye-catching matching painted headstock. Even the humbucking pickup has great visual style thanks to its zebra bobbin.
Buy the Squier Contemporary Stratocaster HSS now and get this great looking, great sounding guitar in your arsenal, providing everything you need for a real hard-rocking performance.
Squier Contemporary Stratocaster HSS Pearl White Specs:
- Series: Contemporary
- Body Material: Poplar
- Body Finish: Gloss Polyurethane
- Neck: Maple, “C” Shape
- Neck Finish: Natural Satin with Gloss Matching Headstock
- Fingerboard: Rosewood, 12” (305 mm)
- Frets: 22, Jumbo
- Position Inlays: Cream Dots
- Nut (Material/Width): Synthetic Bone, 1.650” (42 mm)
- Tuning Machines: Standard Die-Cast
- Scale Length: 25.5” (648 mm)
- Bridge: 2-Point Synchronized Tremolo with Block Saddles
- Pickguard: 3-Ply Black
- Pickups: Ceramic Single-Coil (Neck), Ceramic Single-Coil (Middle), Ceramic Humbucker (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
- Controls: Master Volume, Master Tone
- Control Knobs: Black Plastic
- Hardware Finish: Chrome
- Strings: NPS, .009-.042 Gauges
|Nut Width||1.650" (42mm)|
|Pickup Config||1 x humbucker 2 x single coil|
|Number Of Strings||6 string|
|Right / Left-Handed||right handed|
|Guitar Style||stratocaster style|
|Body Size||full size|
|Body Material||poplar body|
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