Squier Classic Vibe 60s Stratocaster Fender Standard (Mexican) Stratocaster The release of the Classic Vibe series back in 2008 gave Squier a much needed boost in reputation, proving they could cut costs intelligently and maintain excellent quality control from their Chinese factory. The Squier Standard range has been the first stop on many a guitarist's journey. Squier vs Fender Tele Discussion in 'Telecaster Discussion Forum' started by Flores_68, Sep 10, 2020 at 12:17 PM. I bought a Classic Vice Custom tele when they first came out. A superb gateway into the time-honored Fender® family, the Squier® Affinity Series™ Telecaster® delivers legendary design and quintessential tone for today’s aspiring guitar hero. I've been eyeing the Mustang and the Tele Custom. TEXINGA, Sep 8, 2020 #18. If you appreciate classically designed guitars with historical significance, you can’t go wrong with the Fender Squier Classic Vibe 50’s Telecaster. $669. Sweetwater is showing 'New' CV 50's on the way, $50 less that the current line. Squier Standard Telecaster Review. Discussions: 804 Messages: 10,905. I liked it a lot, but ended up trading it away mainly because of how thin the neck was. Discussions: 198 Messages: 2,834. I'll probably get the Squier if that's the case. Both have 40mm nuts/necks which will throw you out if you are used to playing the Standard Telecasters 42-43mm nut/neck. The message here is don't be put off by the price. Learn more about Fender electric basses. The Mexican factories are known to be “better” than the USA factories in terms of value per price. In Stock & Available. Although we love the Squier Classic Vibe series here at GvG for their impeccable value, Squier's roots are firmly in the budget market and guitars tailored for beginners. This range of prices makes for some hard choices about whether to save up for a more expensive stock … Oct 10, 2016 #1 Looking at getting a tele. Silver Supporting Member . The latter feed off the resonance of the body wood to unlock some classic Tele country, rock and blues tones. radiotech, Dec 5, 2020 at 5:05 PM. Thread starter Sludgefeast_84; Start date Mar 10, 2020; S. Sludgefeast_84 Member. $719. Squier, much like Fender, has factories in the USA, Mexico, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, and China. I have a squier CVC and a Squier vintage modified 72 thinline. Squier … For the price the quality seems great on these and I've read some great things about them. Strang_Banger and Treehouse like this. Some have been quite playable and others felt like junk. "Classic Vibe" is the top-of-the-line series for Squier electric guitars, and this concentrates on '50s model. $899.99: $399.99 '72 Tele Thinline. Sep 8, 2017 #2. drf64 Poster Extraordinaire. Squier Bullet Stratocaster HSS - Shell Pink - Laurel Sold Out. It epitomises that old American cliché. $619.00. Joined: Oct 5, 2017 Location: california. With the re-vamped 2019 Squier Bass Classic Vibe range, not only do you get a choice of even more finishes, pickup configurations, and instrument types (there’s even a couple of Bass VI models! G&L ASAT Tribute Classic vs Squier Classic Vibe Telecaster. Fender literally wrote the book on electric basses, laying the foundation for musical innovation and evolution. macoshark Squier Talker. Messages 61. The '50s is the only model with a pine body, single piece all-maple neck and circle string retainer on the headstock. EspyHop Tele-Holic. Bottom Line. Many of the world’s most famous guitarists played telecasters – including Bob Dylan, Jimmy Page, and Keith Richards. Special forum just for the Squier Classic Vibe Duo-Sonic and the Squier Jagmaster. Age: 63 Messages: 178. $599.99: $249.99: Average Price Difference: $486.11. My understanding was Fender is refreshing the whole Classic Vibe line and moving it to Indonesia. SecretSquirrel and chemobrain like this. Squier Contemporary Active Jazz HH Maple FB Flat White Bass Guitar . Offshoot Fender brand Squier also tailor their guitars to the same key decades of guitar innovation. JUST MISSED IT! This design is known around the world for its famous appearance and retro-look. My friend recently purchased a new CVC last December and I got to play it a bit. I'm expecting my first Indo on Thursday. New or used Squier Classic Vibe - ditto, no need to modify New or used Modern Player - either the Thinline or the Plus - made in China...hmmm. Messages 165. (Please no 'One's made in China, … … Rather than recreate a model for each year, Fender’s modern day Vintera and American Original ranges aim to capture the essence of each unique decade. Oct 10, 2016 #2 Fit and finish, I find them pretty much the same. Any advise on squire classice vibe tele vs fender modern player tele. (tho not the bajas which have USA pups) The MIM standards … '50s Tele/Classic Vibe '50s. Different Classic Vibe Tele Custom vs Classic Vibe '60s Custom Tele? Squire Classic Vibe Thinline Telecaster . Let’s take a closer look at what is known today as the Squier Classic Vibe Telecaster blonde… Must be really dry at the local GC for the wood to shrink that much. mwmeci, Dec 11, 2017 #1. dazco Former Member. If you go Squier, I would go classic vibe for the consistent quality. Messages 19,744. Fender Squier Bullet Stratocaster - Tropical Turquiose ... Squier Classic Vibe 50's Telecaster - Butterscotch Blonde - Maple Neck Sold Out. Bang for your buck. The Classic Vibes are coming up in price, and for an extra $50 these days you can get the Standard Tele. Anyone who's owned both who can chip in on this? Answer: Guitar #1 was the Fender. Blind test - answer below! Squier Classic Vibe '70s Telecaster Thinline Maple FB Natural Electric Guitar . Messages 2,931. You can hardly tell the difference at times. Discussion in ' Squier Telecasters ' started by herbie-hankock , Nov 30, 2020 at 12:30 PM . It is a … The Classic Vibe series by squire are all well noted for their quality at such a competitive price. RRP: $399.00 >>> Our Price: $299.00 Please note: All prices quoted in Australian dollars (AUD) Qty: The original guitar is made of solid ash since the late ‘50s it the fact that recent Fender Custom Shop Telecaster models are made of pine showcase how good this tonewood is. Sep 10, 2020 at 12:31 PM #3. $624.99: $249.99 : Standard Tele/Squier Standard Tele. I know the brand thing is silly, but if you want some 'cod psychology', it's because I didn't have much as a kid and I'm over-compensating for it as an adult. There are also the '60s and '70s models. The Squier Classic Vibe Telecaster '50s puts the sound and look of the highly prized '52 "Blackguard" guitar into the realm of mere mortals. This Classic Vibe Telecaster is one of those. $899.99: $399.99: Standard Strat/Squier Standard Strat. I know it's not that far off, but you guys know how it is waiting for a new guitar lol. Squier Classic Vibe vs Fender USA Deluxe. A celebration of the birth of the Tele® in the early 1950s, the Classic Vibe ‘50s Telecaster creates incredible tone courtesy of the Fender-Designed alnico single-coil pickups. This affordable Fender Squier Tele is a combination of build quality, solid build, and sound. Mar 10, 2020 #1 So I've had the G&L on order for over a week at GC, but the earliest date that it's available to ship isn't until 3/20. 48. Squier Affinity Stratocaster - Competition Orange - Laurel Fingerboard $339.00 $489.00. The idea behind the Classic Vibe Series was simple: provide a range of affordable instruments based on classic Fender designs, that combine great sound, vintage looks, and unbeatable value. $669. Squier Tele Classic Vibe Vs. Fender Tele Modern Player Fender Tele Modern Player Discussion in ' Squier Telecasters ' started by Vladan , Oct 26, 2012 . Squier Classic Vibe '70s Telecaster Thinline Maple FB 3-Colour Sunburst Electric Guitar . Thread starter Daveeckers; Start date Oct 10, 2016; Daveeckers Member. I've played the blonde Tele with maple neck, the sunburst Tele with rosewood, and sunburst Strat with rosewood. This Telecaster punches above its price tag in looks and sounds. The Classic Vibe Thinline (Reverb.com) is an affordable take on the classic Fender 1969 Thinline Telecaster which includes a mahogany body and a custom pair of V alnico single-coil pickups. In Stock & Available. Flores_68 likes this. Thread starter electronpirate; Start date Jun 13, 2012; E. electronpirate Member. Other than that they're great and the CV's have better pickups in my and many others opinions than the MIM standards AND classic series. Jan 10, 2020 southwest. Both excellent teles regardless of cost, but like all lower end you should replace the switch and pots, or at least the switch. In the … Hi the bullet Squier Telecaster has a thinner body than the Affinity Telecaster interestingly enough is that the Bullet gets trough the body strings whereas the Affinity is a hardtail rear loading bridge. I have come so close several times now to pulling the trigger on a Classic Vibe. Fender Standard Telecaster vs. Squier Classic Vibe Telecaster. Source: Fender Previous Next This year’s NAMM we are getting treated to an overhaul of the Squier Classic Vibe Series and they have added a few new models for 2019, plus re-vamped some others. From a cheaper start, Squier now produces some Telecaster’s that are virtually as good as the Fender versions. When Leo Fender produced the first Telecaster prototypes in 1949, he built them with a pine body, so the Squier Classic Vibe Telecaster is just a remembrance of Fender’s original ideas. What makes a '50s Classic Vibe Stratocaster a '50s? $899.99: $449.99 '50s Strat/Classic Vibe '50s. Fender Squier Classic Vibe 60's Precision Bass - Olympic White . TEXINGA, Sep 8, 2020. Had only one problem with one Indo and Fender replaced it. RRP: $799.00. Jun 13, 2012 #1 Opinions? CONTACT FOR ORDERS [email protected] Or Call 08 8371 1884. A modern neck shape provides smooth playability across the fretboard, and a solid pine body brings the cost of the guitar down to a realistic range without sacrificing tone or sustain. TheoDog. Fender modern tele vs squire classic vibe tele. Other Squiers Other Squier models not seen in many places: Vista, Super-Sonic, Venus, Venus XII, Showmaster, HM, Series 24 may be scarce, but welcome here. Leo Fender regularly made minor updates to the original Strat concept. For those who can't afford the American Standard and were therefore thinking of getting the MIM, save a couple hundred more bucks, swallow some pride and go for the Classic Vibe instead. 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