What makes a '50s Classic Vibe Stratocaster a '50s? I bought a Classic Vice Custom tele when they first came out. 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. Offshoot Fender brand Squier also tailor their guitars to the same key decades of guitar innovation. TEXINGA, Sep 8, 2020 #18. Squier Standard Telecaster Review. Learn more about Fender electric basses. 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. Silver Supporting Member . 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. CONTACT FOR ORDERS [email protected] Or Call 08 8371 1884. $619.00. 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. Answer: Guitar #1 was the Fender. Both have 40mm nuts/necks which will throw you out if you are used to playing the Standard Telecasters 42-43mm nut/neck. (Please no 'One's made in China, … I have a squier CVC and a Squier vintage modified 72 thinline. If you go Squier, I would go classic vibe for the consistent quality. In the … RRP: $799.00. The Classic Vibe series by squire are all well noted for their quality at such a competitive price. Jun 13, 2012 #1 Opinions? This affordable Fender Squier Tele is a combination of build quality, solid build, and sound. $624.99: $249.99 : Standard Tele/Squier Standard Tele. $719. 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. Discussions: 804 Messages: 10,905. The '50s is the only model with a pine body, single piece all-maple neck and circle string retainer on the headstock. 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. Different Classic Vibe Tele Custom vs Classic Vibe '60s Custom Tele? Messages 19,744. I've played the blonde Tele with maple neck, the sunburst Tele with rosewood, and sunburst Strat with rosewood. Squier Classic Vibe vs Fender USA Deluxe. Discussions: 198 Messages: 2,834. This Telecaster punches above its price tag in looks and sounds. Fender modern tele vs squire classic vibe tele. Squier vs Fender Tele Discussion in 'Telecaster Discussion Forum' started by Flores_68, Sep 10, 2020 at 12:17 PM. Many of the world’s most famous guitarists played telecasters – including Bob Dylan, Jimmy Page, and Keith Richards. Flores_68 likes this. Strang_Banger and Treehouse like this. In Stock & Available. Leo Fender regularly made minor updates to the original Strat concept. I have come so close several times now to pulling the trigger on a Classic Vibe. 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. Squier Contemporary Active Jazz HH Maple FB Flat White Bass Guitar . Latest: Squier Jaguar? I know it's not that far off, but you guys know how it is waiting for a new guitar lol. 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. macoshark Squier Talker. Fender Squier Classic Vibe 60's Precision Bass - Olympic White . The Squier Standard range has been the first stop on many a guitarist's journey. EspyHop Tele-Holic. 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. Had only one problem with one Indo and Fender replaced it. $669. Sep 8, 2017 #2. drf64 Poster Extraordinaire. This design is known around the world for its famous appearance and retro-look. Read the Squier Classic Vibe ‘50s Telecaster review I like the Indos, just purchased my 5th one from Fender (Classic Vibe '70s Jazz Bass® V) and should be getting it today,(if FedEx is on time). It epitomises that old American cliché. Anyone who's owned both who can chip in on this? Squire Classic Vibe Thinline Telecaster . Oct 10, 2016 #2 Fit and finish, I find them pretty much the same. 48. Messages 61. For the price the quality seems great on these and I've read some great things about them. 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. ), … Bottom Line. If you appreciate classically designed guitars with historical significance, you can’t go wrong with the Fender Squier Classic Vibe 50’s Telecaster. TEXINGA, Sep 8, 2020. You can hardly tell the difference at times. TheoDog. Fender Squier Bullet Stratocaster - Tropical Turquiose ... Squier Classic Vibe 50's Telecaster - Butterscotch Blonde - Maple Neck Sold Out. JUST MISSED IT! $669. Squier Affinity Stratocaster - Competition Orange - Laurel Fingerboard $339.00 $489.00. There are also the '60s and '70s models. Joined: Oct 5, 2017 Location: california. In Stock & Available. Fender Standard Telecaster vs. Squier Classic Vibe Telecaster. Squier Classic Vibe '70s Telecaster Thinline Maple FB 3-Colour Sunburst Electric Guitar . 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. I'll probably get the Squier if that's the case. The Mexican factories are known to be “better” than the USA factories in terms of value per price. 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. Oct 10, 2016 #1 Looking at getting a tele. Special forum just for the Squier Classic Vibe Duo-Sonic and the Squier Jagmaster. Squier, much like Fender, has factories in the USA, Mexico, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, and China. Messages 2,931. Some have been quite playable and others felt like junk. Squier Tele Classic Vibe Vs. Fender Tele Modern Player Fender Tele Modern Player Discussion in ' Squier Telecasters ' started by Vladan , Oct 26, 2012 . G&L ASAT Tribute Classic vs Squier Classic Vibe Telecaster. RRP: $399.00 >>> Our Price: $299.00 Please note: All prices quoted in Australian dollars (AUD) Qty: My friend recently purchased a new CVC last December and I got to play it a bit. From a cheaper start, Squier now produces some Telecaster’s that are virtually as good as the Fender versions. Sep 10, 2020 at 12:31 PM #3. 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 liked it a lot, but ended up trading it away mainly because of how thin the neck was. My understanding was Fender is refreshing the whole Classic Vibe line and moving it to Indonesia. Any advise on squire classice vibe tele vs fender modern player tele. $899.99: $399.99 '72 Tele Thinline. Fender literally wrote the book on electric basses, laying the foundation for musical innovation and evolution. Must be really dry at the local GC for the wood to shrink that much. $899.99: $449.99 '50s Strat/Classic Vibe '50s. 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. 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. '50s Tele/Classic Vibe '50s. 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. It is a … "Classic Vibe" is the top-of-the-line series for Squier electric guitars, and this concentrates on '50s model. Sweetwater is showing 'New' CV 50's on the way, $50 less that the current line. Discussion in ' Squier Telecasters ' started by herbie-hankock , Nov 30, 2020 at 12:30 PM . mwmeci, Dec 11, 2017 #1. dazco Former Member. Thread starter Daveeckers; Start date Oct 10, 2016; Daveeckers Member. Age: 63 Messages: 178. Both excellent teles regardless of cost, but like all lower end you should replace the switch and pots, or at least the switch. 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. SecretSquirrel and chemobrain like this. The Squier Classic Vibe Telecaster '50s puts the sound and look of the highly prized '52 "Blackguard" guitar into the realm of mere mortals. Jan 10, 2020 southwest. Thread starter electronpirate; Start date Jun 13, 2012; E. electronpirate Member. This range of prices makes for some hard choices about whether to save up for a more expensive stock … Squier Bullet Stratocaster HSS - Shell Pink - Laurel Sold Out. 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! Squier Classic Vibe '70s Telecaster Thinline Maple FB Natural Electric Guitar . Let’s take a closer look at what is known today as the Squier Classic Vibe Telecaster blonde… Contact for Availability * * * * * * Add to Wish List. Messages 165. I'm expecting my first Indo on Thursday. The latter feed off the resonance of the body wood to unlock some classic Tele country, rock and blues tones. Squier Affinity Strat Mini Fender Squier Strat Mini. radiotech, Dec 5, 2020 at 5:05 PM. 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. Thread starter Sludgefeast_84; Start date Mar 10, 2020; S. Sludgefeast_84 Member. 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. Blind test - answer below! … $599.99: $249.99: Average Price Difference: $486.11. Squier … Squier - Bullet Strat Hardtail - Black - Laurel Sold Out. (tho not the bajas which have USA pups) The MIM standards … I've been eyeing the Mustang and the Tele Custom. $899.99: $399.99: Standard Strat/Squier Standard Strat. The message here is don't be put off by the price. This Classic Vibe Telecaster is one of those. 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