The Squier J5 Telecaster gives you a John 5 signature guitar with great style, tone and performance at a great value price to match!
John 5 Signature Guitar
John 5, guitarist for Rob Zombie, is a self-confessed Fender fanatic and has referred to the Fender Telecasters as “the greatest guitars ever built, by far”.
Now, you can own the Squier John 5 signature Telecaster – an awesome electric guitar based on John 5’s own modded Telecaster that he has used throughout his career.
Squier J5 Telecaster John 5 Signature Guitar Key Features:
- Black with Chrome Hardware
- Modern “C”-Shaped Neck Profile
- Custom-Designed Humbucking Pickups
- Special Dual-Volume Control Setup
- Matching Headstock
- Double-Bound Body
Classic Telecaster Style
With its classic Telecaster design, the Squier J5 Tele has a distinctive body profile with a single cutaway allowing for each reach of the higher frets.
Attached to the body is a modern “C”shaped neck which boasts a smooth back finish so it’s very fast and comfortable to play.
Adding to the great looks of the J5 Telecaster, the Alder body is double bound with elegant white binding that beautifully contrasts with the solid black colour of the body and matching headstock.
Allowing you to get that distinctive John 5 signature sound, the J5 Telecaster is equipped with custom-designed humbuckers.
You can switch up how you use the pickups using the three-way pickup switch which allows you to choose from using either pickup individually or both at once.
The bridge pickup is made with a ceramic magnet while the neck pickup features Alnico 5 magnets so you get two distinct flavours to play with.
You can further shape your sound using the two volume controls, with each pickup having a dedicated volume knob so you can strike the perfect balance.
Great Looks, Style and Performance
With its all black colouring contrasted by the white binding and chrome/stainless steel hardware, the Squeir John 5 Telecaster looks awesome; just how John 5 would want it.
Add in the custom humbuckers and great playability of a Telecaster guitar and you have all-around fantastic performance from a very affordable electric guitar.
Buy the Squier J5 Telecaster for a John 5 signature guitar that offers awesome style, tone and performance but at a bargain price.
Squier J5 Telecaster John 5 Signature Guitar Specs:
- Body Material: Alder
- Body Shape: Telecaster
- Body Finish: Gloss Polyester
- Body Binding: Bound Top and Back
- Neck Material: Maple
- Neck Finish: Gloss Polyester
- Neck Shape: Modern "C"
- Scale Length: 25.5" (648 mm)
- Fingerboard Material: Indian Laurel
- Fingerboard Radius: 12" (305 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: Custom Humbucking with Ceramic Magnet
- Neck Pickup: Custom Humbucking with Alnico 5 Magnets
- Controls: Volume 1. (Bridge Pickup), Volume 2. (Neck Pickup)
- Switching: 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup
- Configuration: HH
- Bridge: 6-Saddle Tele with Humbucking Pickup Cutout
- Hardware Finish: Chrome/Stainless Steel
- Tuning Machines: Standard Die-Cast
- Pickguard: 1-Ply Chrome
- Control Knobs: Knurled Flat-Top
- Switch Tip: Black
- Neck Plate: 4-Bolt Standard
- Strings: Fender USA 250L, NPS (.009-.042 Gauges)
- Other Features: Matching Black Painted Headstock, Bound Top and Back, Silver Squier Decal, Toggle Switch Mounted on Upper Bout, Chrome Switch Tip, No Tone Control, Neck and Bridge Volume Controls are in Opposite Orientation, White Pearloid Dot Position Inlays, Narrow Dot Spacing, Synthetic Bone Nut
|Pickup Config||2 x humbucker|
|Number Of Strings||6 string|
|Right / Left-Handed||right handed|
|Guitar Style||telecaster style|
|Body Size||full size|
|Body Material||alder body|
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