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The Squier Strat - ideal for beginners

Advantages: Good price for a good guitar
Disadvantages: Not great quality for a more experienced player

The Squier Strat is an ideal beginners guitar, offering a good price for a fair quality. There are many cheap guitars out there, but buying a Squier will generally ensure that you get something worth playing! History of Fender and Squier ~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ...

drawcabia 21.01.2007 · Read full review
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Plonk away on a shoestring, but not for masochists

Advantages: cheap, good sound
Disadvantages: cheap components, finish liable to chipping

If you are a rock star in your head but you haven't got their budget then the Strat is a good choice. It has all the features of a standard Fender Stratocaster and the styling is the same, however whereas a Fender is nigh on £500, this is around the £100 ...

neilmoore67 22.04.2001 · Read full review

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Please don't buy this

Advantages: Price, playability and erm....price?
Disadvantages: Everything not mentioned above

Basic Specs: It has 3 single coil stock pickups, a standard fender tremolo bridge, 2 tone and 1 volume knobs, 3-way selector switch. First of all, don't parade the fact that you have a squier. They're generally despised in the guitar world. It looks si ...

Sparx22 08.04.2008 · Read full review
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So Ya Wanna Be A Rock Superstar

Advantages: Cheap, great for begginers, very hard to break.
Disadvantages: Buzzes alot, only has single coil pick-ups

I got a Squier strat as my first electric guitar this christmas. I'm a beginner, so I'm not a brilliant judge of guitar quality, but I can say that this is the perfect beginners guitar(unless your mega rich and can afford anything you want). Strats, Fend ...

The_Anti-Santa 15.05.2001 · Read full review
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Cheap but Robust

Advantages: Looks exactly like the real thing, build quality: feels robust, sound is ok, very cheap, neck colour (it's orangey not creamy), playability.
Disadvantages: Tremelo Arm breaks strings easily.

...the local paper, I saw a Red Fender Squier Stratocaster and a new £45 amp for sale, costing £80. As this seemed a great deal and I was just starting out I travelled for 2 hours to get it. At the time it looked like a fairly bog standard electri ...

hazboss 31.08.2000 · Read full review
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