The Squier Classic Vibe 70s Jaguar Electric Guitar in Black is the stuff of legend, combining classic features and sublime playability. The Jaguar has been a model adopted by musical visionaries for decades, owing to its tonal versatility that welcomed experimental players. The Squier Classic Vibe 70s model delivers everything that you could want from a Jag at a price that everyone can take advantage of.
The coveted offset Jaguar body is present and correct, featuring sleek curves and a figure-hugging feel that is the stuff of dreams. Built using Poplar, the Classic Vibe 70s Jaguar is both lightweight and perfectly formed. The Poplar produces generous mid-range energy with a snappy response across the high-end. The body is finished is a cool 3 Color Sunburst paint job, which is protected by a protective coating of gloss polyester. Complementing the finish is a 4-ply tortoiseshell, which also affords protection to the top from unwanted scratches and scrapes.
Comfortable 'C' shape neck
Connected to the body is a smooth maple neck, which is shaped to a substantial yet manageable 'C' shape profile for enduring performance. The extended 24-inch scale length encourages a brighter response from the strings with greater articulation across each and every note. Married to the neck is a luxurious feeling Indian laurel fingerboard, which is adorned with pearloid block position inlays to guide your way in style. The subtle curve of the 9.5-inch fingerboard radius responds beautifully to everything from fretted chords to string bends. The tinted gloss urethane neck finish limits stickiness from impeding your movement for a speedy playing feel.
The Squier Classic Vibe 70s Jaguar is equipped with a pair of Fender-designed Alnico Single-Coil pickups fitted in the neck and bridge positions. There are a plethora of controls with which to tinker about with, offering up a tonal arsenal that will let you create for hours on end. The circuit selector switch allows you to shift between specially-voiced rhythm and lead circuits, with corresponding control for each that allows you to navigate a vast tonal universe of delights. With the 'mid-tone cut,' you get a plethora of tonal options that you won't find on any other guitar, giving you lots of scope for crafting your perfect sound.
The body is home to a 6-saddle vintage-style bridge with non-locking floating tremolo, which affords effortless vibrato control. The tremolo bar can be adjusted to keep it fixed or loose to suit your playing style. Along the headstock, you'll find vintage-style tuners that uphold tuning integrity with dutiful precision so that you can sail through performances with gusto.
Manufacturer Squier Model Classic Vibe 70s Jaguar Colour Black Body Material Poplar Body Finish Gloss Polyurethane Neck Material Maple Neck Finish Tinted Gloss Urethane Neck Shape 'C' Shape Scale Length 24-inch (610mm) Fingerboard Material Indian Laurel Fingerboard Radius 9.5-inch (241mm) No. of Frets 22 Fret Size Narrow Tall Position Inlays Pearloid Blocks Nut Material Bone Nut Width 1.650-inch (42mm) Bridge Pickup Fender Designed Alnico Single-Coil Neck Pickup Fender Designed Alnico Single-Coil Controls Circuit Selector Switch, Rhythm Circuit Volume and Tone, Lead Circuit Volume and Tone, Pickup On/Off Switches, Tone Circuit Switch Pickup Switching Neck pickup only (rhythm circuit); neck only, neck and bridge, bridge only (lead circuit) Pickup Configuration SS Bridge 6-Saddle Vintage-Style with Non-Locking Floating Vibrato Hardware Finish Nickel Tuning Machines Vintage-Style Pickguard 4-Ply Tortoiseshell Control Knobs Black Plastic
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