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The golden era of surf rock re-imagined.

Introducing the perfect wave of Squier sound, feel and value with the all-new Vintage Modified Surf Stratocaster, which features highly distinctive tube-style pickups and classically colorful finishes that evoke the sand, sun and fun vibe of Fender’s early-’60s golden age.

Squier Vintage Modified Stratocaster Surf Electric Guitar Features:

  • Basswood body
    25.5" Scale maple neck, choice of rosewood or maple fretboard (depending on availability), 9.5" radius, 21 medium jumbo frets
    Duncan Designed LS-102 for Strat tube-style single-coil neck, middle and bridge pickups
    Master volume, neck tone, and middle tone controls, 5-way pickup selector switch
    Vintage style synchronized tremolo, vintage style tremolo arm




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  • Very sweet

    As reviewed by Patrick Sharp on 9/20/2013

    Well its a great guitar. I got it for christmas as a present from my parents. I love the guitar the bridge is a typical fender bridge it doesnt stay in tune well when using the whammy but its fine for me, the pickups are very sweet for clean, crunch, and metal tones. I play just about every type of music with my band and this guitar is what i use..... if anyones talks bad about this guitar just play it for yourself all i can say, i love it you may love it or like it just your feel. Just cehck it out!

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  • There are many like it, but this one is mine.

    As reviewed by David Scheall on 4/17/2012

    This is a very nice guitar for the price. Vintage tuner's, tinted maple neck and rosewood fret board. Very hard to find American Standard Strat color choices along with a high end pick guard are the absolute best thing about this axe. I have the surf green and am considering getting a sonic blue one. They're absolutely beauitful, Fit and finish is as good as any brand new American Standard case I've ever had the pleasure of opening. I like the basswood body, very resonate, light and easy on the back. This is a serious bang for the buck axe. After a good setup it plays as well as any American Standard I have. I would say this is the perfect entry level guitar because it did play as well as the American counter parts. I got mine because of the surf green color and as the basis for a project guitar. I think the Duncan Designed logos on the pickup covers detract from the overall beauty of the guitar. I think the pickups are weak and thin sounding by themselves. I will rebuild the pick guard using SD Hot, Vintage and Cool Rails pickups. I want a surf green strat with a maple finger board so I will swap out the neck. I feel so lucky to have gotten a condition 1 return, I did not understand why it came back, was near perfect the way it was. The mods I am making are ones that I want to make and not because they need to be made. There are many like it but this one is mine. I talked about my mods to this axe and I wanted to show you the result. Fender locking tuners, a new MM2925 neck, Seymour Duncan Hot, Vintage, Cool rails pick guard and well, at least we still have the body check it out...

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  • hot little guitar for under 5 bills

    As reviewed by Brian Hessling on 3/13/2012

    I'll start out by saying that I never take the time to write a review on a purchase I have made. Since this guitar is relatively and short on reviews I thought I would add my 2 cents. Being the owner of several les pauls and was looking for a MIM strat to add to the collection. After playing several MIM's I was unimpressed. The rosewood necks seemed dry and the frets were insanely high. I decided that I would save up some coin and buy the real deal. As I was leaving the squier surf caught my eye. I plugged it in and couldn't believe the sound it was crankin out. from blues to hard rock this thing can get it. I was sold within 5 min. I would give it a 5 star but I picked up the surf green version and it was a little sloppy. Pretty good gap between neck and body and was in need of a proper set up. That being said, the candy apple I purchased was well crafted and perfectly set up. If you play one and dont like the feel, grab another. You might get lucky and find a diamond in the rough. Either way, you would have a hard time finding a better guitar for the money.

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