Squier 40th Anniversary Vintage Edition Stratocaster Maple FB in Satin Sonic Blue
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®, Vintage Edition is a soulful tribute model trimmed with a collection of classic features for the retro-minded Squier enthusiast. Featuring aged chrome hardware, an anodized aluminium pickguard, a vintage-tinted maple neck, an engraved anniversary neck plate and a satin finish throughout, this Strat® honours the heritage of the Squier catalogue and its ancestry. 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 a 6-saddle synchronized tremolo bridge for authentic performance and style, and Fender-Designed single-coil pickups with alnico 5 magnets for familiar Strat tone.
|Body Finish||Satin Urethane|
|Neck Profile||"C" Shape|
|Fretboard Radius||9.5" (241 mm)|
|Scale Length||25.5" (64.77 cm)|
|No. of Frets||21 Narrow Tall|
|Fretboard Inlays||Black Dot Inlays|
|Pickups||Fender® Designed Alnico Single-Coil (Bridge), Fender® Designed Alnico Single-Coil (Middle), Fender® Designed Alnico Single-Coil (Neck)|
|Bridge||6-Saddle Vintage-Style Synchronized Tremolo|
|Pickguard||1-Ply Gold Anodized Aluminum|
|Strings||Nickel Plated Steel (.009-.042 Gauges)|
|Hardware Finish||Aged Chrome|