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Squier Vintage Modified 72 Telecaster Thinline Maple Neck Electric Guitar  

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Squier's Vintage Modified '72 Telecaster Thinline evokes the popular second incarnation of that era's stylishly enlightened Tele model. The original late-'60s version, with its two single-coil pickups... Read More

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Overview

Squier's Vintage Modified '72 Telecaster Thinline evokes the popular second incarnation of that era's stylishly enlightened Tele model. The original late-'60s version, with its two single-coil pickups, was updated in 1972 with two great-big, great-sounding Wide Range humbucking pickups for an even more distinctive sound and personality, and that's exactly what Squier gives you here, along with a gorgeous semi-hollow ash body and white pearloid pickguard, smooth-playing maple neck and fingerboard, six-saddle string-through-body bridge and much more.

Features
  • Body
  • Body shape: Single cutaway
  • Body type: Semi-hollow or chambered body
  • Body material: Solid wood
  • Top wood: Not applicable
  • Body wood: Ash
  • Body finish: Gloss Polyurethane
  • Orientation: Right handed
  • Neck
  • Neck shape: C modern
  • Neck wood: Maple
  • Joint: Bolt-on
  • Scale length: 25.5"
  • Truss rod: Standard
  • Neck finish: Gloss Polyurethane
  • Fretboard
  • Material: Maple
  • Radius: 9.5"
  • Fret size: Medium jumbo
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Inlays: Dot
  • Nut width: 1.65" (42mm)
  • Pickups
  • Configuration: HH
  • Neck: Wide range humbucking
  • Middle: Not applicable
  • Bridge: Wide range humbucking
  • Brand: Fender
  • Active or passive: Passive
  • Series or parallel: Not applicable
  • Piezo: No
  • Active EQ: No
  • Special electronics: None
  • Controls
  • Control layout: Master volume, tone
  • Pickup switch: 3-way
  • Coil tap or split: No
  • Kill switch: No
  • Hardware
  • Bridge type: Fixed
  • Bridge design: 3-saddle vintage-style
  • Tailpiece: String thru body
  • Tuning machines: Vintage-style
  • Color: Chrome
  • Other
  • Number of strings: 6-string
  • Special features: Humbucking pickups
  • Case: Sold separately
  • Accessories: None
  • Country of origin: Indonesia
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SquierVintage Modified 72 Telecaster Thinline Maple Neck Electric Guitar
 
4.9

(based on 7 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Fun to play (6)
  • Good pick up (6)
  • Good feel (5)
  • Good tone (5)
  • Solid electronics (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Jamming (6)
  • Practicing (6)
  • Small venues (4)
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(2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

you need this in your life

By gbinge

from easley sc

About Me Experienced

Pros

  • Fun To Play
  • Good Feel
  • Good Pick Up
  • Good Tone
  • Solid Electronics

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Jamming
    • Practicing
    • Recording
    • School Bands
    • Small Venues

    Comments about Squier Vintage Modified 72 Telecaster Thinline Maple Neck Electric Guitar:

    wonderful guitar, sound, feel, everything is great. a must have for anyone

    (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Can't Beat The Quality Of This Guitar For The Price!

    By PaulBusal

    from Pittsburgh, PA

    About Me Experienced

    Pros

    • Fun To Play
    • Good Feel
    • Good Pick Up
    • Good Tone

    Cons

    • Bridge Precision is Poor

    Best Uses

    • Jamming
    • Practicing
    • Rock Concerts
    • Small Venues

    Comments about Squier Vintage Modified 72 Telecaster Thinline Maple Neck Electric Guitar:

    I play on a church worship team 2-3 times per month and will use a tele with an OCD and Tube Screamer pedal on most songs. I own a 2013 American Deluxe Tele, however this Squier 72 Thinline is my new favorite. I did change the bridge and tuners on the Squier. I installed a Gotoh bridge with modern block steel saddles. I also swapped the stock vintage style tuners for Gotoh Magnum Lock Traditional locking tuners with staggered posts. This guitar just has an amazing tone and feel. I have read on other reviews where people have a difficult time putting down the guitar and I can attest to this feeling. It's truly a joy to play. I never get tired of playing this instrument.

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    4.0

    great playing guitar,,sounds and looks great !!

    By chuck

    from guitar Center of Louisville Kentucky,,,

    About Me Experienced

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Fun To Play
    • Good Pick Up

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Jamming
      • Practicing

      Comments about Squier Vintage Modified 72 Telecaster Thinline Maple Neck Electric Guitar:

      not good out of the box,,but had the tech work on it and now it plays really good,,also,,the humbuckers are nice they have a great sound,,the neck on the guitar is great smooth on both sides ! very easy to play,,,stays in tune very well,,and it is as nice looks wise and I had a mim 72 thinline before and it wasnt near as good to play as this one,,overall,,,I really like this guitar,,

      (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Just buy it, and if you see two, buy two

      By HUNHUNGOM

      from Raleigh, NC

      About Me Experienced

      Pros

      • Fun To Play
      • Good Feel
      • Good Pick Up
      • Good Tone

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Jamming
        • Practicing
        • Recording
        • School Bands
        • Small Venues

        Comments about Squier Vintage Modified 72 Telecaster Thinline Maple Neck Electric Guitar:

        I am the normal guitar player in the church. I was exchanging guitar with guitar center like 10 times... to find out the best guitar with best value. I went through epiphone, fender telecaster plus, squier affinity, PRS standard and fender mexico stratocaster, but this guitar is just amazing. With this price, it's impossible to make this quality of guitar. I can surely say this guitar's value is compatible to the fender classic player, which is designed by Fender custom design master. I hope my review can help you guys decide on buying this great guitar!
        - it works really well with pedals and the grip for the neck feels good.

        (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Nice AXE...Perfect for home or gigs.

        By Slow hand Jim.

        from Las Vegas, NV

        About Me Professional Musician

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Fun To Play
        • Good Feel
        • Good Pick Up
        • Good Tone
        • Solid Electronics

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Jamming
          • Practicing
          • Small Venues

          Comments about Squier Vintage Modified 72 Telecaster Thinline Maple Neck Electric Guitar:

          Nice finish and tone. You must be good at setup and string height for playability, otherwise very nice since I won't play my 1958 Stratocaster anymore for fear of damage!

          (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          great for anyone lets go play

          By badbrad

          from newmarket tn.

          About Me Experienced

          Pros

          • Fun To Play
          • Good Feel
          • Good Pick Up
          • Good Tone
          • Great Guitar Sounds Great
          • Solid Electronics

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Jamming
            • Practicing

            Comments about Squier Vintage Modified 72 Telecaster Thinline Maple Neck Electric Guitar:

            this is one nice guitar for the money have owned modernplayer this has it beat by far.

            (18 of 18 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            amazing!

            By Justin

            from Kansas

            Site Member

            Comments about Squier Vintage Modified 72 Telecaster Thinline Maple Neck Electric Guitar:

            This is a truly amazing guitar! you can play blues, rock, metal, jazz and much more. I was worried that this wouldn't have the classic tele twang that I love since it had hubuckers but I was wrong. when i'm running both pickups I get a perfect bluesy twang, and did I mention that this thing Is drop dead gorgeous?

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