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An instrument of choice for numerous legendary guitarists such as Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, and David Gilmour. Famed for its large selection of tones and crystal clear sound, the Stratocaster offers a classic, distinct tone that can be found on many recordings throughout rock and blues. Although, the Bullet Strat is still incredibly versatile and will perform greatly throughout many different genres and playing styles - find your legendary sound.
Affordable & Ideal For New Players
Newly designed, the Squier Bullet offers a classic Stratocaster appearance with comfortable playability - perfect for the new player on a tight budget. The Squier Bullet Stratocaster By Fender offers affordability to the new player craving a classic Fender tone. It also has a range of features that together, make the Bullet incredibly comfortable to play - even for small hands. Additionally, newly-designed and improved tuning machines provide stable and precise tuning. A hardtail bridge also offers added string stability whilst improving string resonance and sustain. This stylish guitar has a familiar arctic white polyurethane finish with chrome hardware and a white plastic pickguard, creating a visually stunning appearance with a classic Fender vibe.
A guitar of choice for generations of musicians, the Strat has been a faithful stage and studio companion for years gone by. This is not only due to its classic and distinct sound, but due to its comfortable playability. The Squier Bullet features a traditional Stratocaster body with a double cutaway profile that offers added comfort whilst providing easy access to upper frets. First time players are certain to adore the lightweight body, making the Bullet perfect for beginners, smaller players, and adult learners wanting to improve technique. Furthermore, the bullet also features a slim C-shaped neck, offering comfort to those with smaller hands. Its slim neck is also perfect for the newer player wanting to improve fast-paced styles, offering a smooth, comfortable grip with ease of movement.
A set of powerful pickups provide the Squier Bullet with its beautifully crisp, booming sound. Featuring 3 single-coil pickups to create a range of soothingly classic tones, perfect for a variety of musical styles. The 5-position blade lets you switch between the 3 pickups, while the master volume and tone controls provide everything you need to find the desired sound for your playing style.
Lightweight Basswood Body
The Squier Bullet Strat features a body constructed from basswood, offering a great sound whilst its light weight provides comfort throughout both seated and standing performances. Basswood is lightweight tonewood, which is great for the younger player needing a comfortable guitar for learning and improving technique. As a tonewood, basswood produces a well-balanced sound with excellent dynamics and definition. The tone produced combined with the powerful-sounding pickups make it easy to find your distinct tone while accommodating a wide variety of genres.
Maple Neck & Laurel Fingerboard
Constructed from maple, the Bullet's neck produces bright tones with plenty of twang, as well as excellent levels of sustain. This newly-designed model also features a slim, C-shaped neck which provides a comfortable playing experience. Its C-shaped profile allows for a comfortable grip, ideal for younger players and smaller hands whilst its slimmed down neck is perfect for fast-paced styles. Paired with a laurel fingerboard, the Squier Bullet is able to deliver excellent warmth and great depth to the sound.
Resonant Synthetic Bone Nut
Featuring a carefully fitted synthetic bone nut, the Squier Bullet delivers increased resonance and a brighter tonality. When compared to traditional plastic and Tusq materials used to construct guitar nuts, synthetic bone improves the vibration transfer between the string and tuning machines without dampening the tone.
- Model Number: 0371001580
- Series: Bullet
Body & Bridge
- Body Material: Basswood
- Body Shape: Stratocaster
- Body Finish: Polyurethane
- Colour: Arctic White
- Bridge: Hardtail 6-Saddle Non-Tremolo
- Body Profile: Slim 42 mm
Neck & Fingerboard
- Neck Material: Maple
- Neck Finish: Polyurethane
- Neck Shape: C
- Fingerboard Material: Indian Laurel
- Fingerboard Radius: 9.5''
- Number of Frets: 21
- Fret Size: Medium Jumbo
- String Nut: Synthetic Bone
- Nut Width: 42 mm
- Fingerboard Inlays: Pearloid Dots
- Truss Rod: Standard
- Scale Length: 25.5''
Hardware & Electronics
Unique Features: Slim Body Profile / Traditional Strat Headstock Shape / White Dot Position Inlays
- Hardware Finish: Chrome
- Tuning Machines: Standard Die-Cast
- Pickguard: 1-Ply White
- Control Knobs: White Plastic
- Strings: Fender USA 250L, NPS (.009-.042 Gauges)
- Pickup Configuration: SSS
- Bridge Pickup: Standard Single-Coil Strat
- Middle Pickup: Standard Single-Coil Strat
- Neck Pickup: Standard Single-Coil Strat
- Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck pickup), Tone 2. (Middle Pickup)
- Pickup Switching: 5-Position Blade:
- Position 1: Bridge Pickup
- Position 2: Bridge & Middle Pickups
- Position 3: Middle Pickup
- Position 4: Middle & Neck Pickup
- Position 5: Neck Pickup