Squier J5 Telecaster Electric Guitar

SKU: F10055XXX-P

Squier J5 Telecaster Electric Guitar

SKU: F10055XXX-P
$449.99 $649.99 Save: $200.00 (31%)
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    John 5 is a self-described "Fender fanatic" with a jaw-dropping collection of his favorite instrument, the Telecaster ("the greatest guitars ever built, by far," in his words).

    His Squier signature model, the J5 Telecaster, is a double-bound beauty based on his oft-modded workhorse Telecaster, which was pieced together at the Fender Custom Shop. Features include John 5's distinctive black-and-chrome look, a double-bound alder body with a gloss black polyester finish, a polished stainless steel pickguard and chrome hardware. The one-piece maple neck has a modern "C" shape, a matching black Telecaster headstock and a 12"-radius rosewood Fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets.

    The custom-designed humbucking pickups use a special dual-volume setup with the bridge pickup control in the front position and the neck pickup control in the back position (5 prefers this setup because he spends much time giving the bridge pickup a workout). Rapid toggling the upper-bout three-way pickup switch gives you 5's signature "kill" effect by turning off the neck pickup volume and leaving the bridge control full up.

    • Black with chrome hardware or Frost Gold with gold hardware
    • Modern "C"-shaped neck profile
    • Custom-designed humbucking pickups
    • Special dual-volume control setup
    • Matching headstock
    • Double-bound body
    • Case not included

    Get your Squier J5 Telecaster Electric Guitar today at the guaranteed lowest price from Sam Ash Direct with our 45-day return and 60-day price protection policy.
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    from Detroit, MI

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    Comments about Squier J5 Telecaster Electric Guitar:

    Sounds good, neck is super comfortable, overall very heavy and solid. This guitar should cost much more. Great transaction with Sam Ash as always.

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    Series Artist
    Other Features Polished Stainless Steel Pickguard
    Model J5 Telecaster
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    Warranty Info:

    J5 Telecaster Electric Guitar

    The manufacturer's warranty covers parts for one year and labor for one year from date of purchase. The warranty excludes damage from misuse, abuse, and contains other exclusions.