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Old June 15th, 2013, 09:43 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Can anyone help me with this Squier?

I just bought this as a Squier Telecaster... its a greyish white with blueish woodgrain visible - is this a variation of arctic white? No serial number or any markings on the neck. Pickguard is minty green. Back of neck is a really orange gloss. Could the neck have been replaced, considering it has no logo or anything?

I love the colour, thinking of swapping the neck for a nice satin maple one, changing all the hardware. Any ideas?



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Old June 20th, 2013, 04:06 PM   #2 (permalink)
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If anyone's interested, I pulled the neck off and there's no markings underneath. Could be a partscaster, though I was told it is a Squier.
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Old June 20th, 2013, 04:41 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Check this out, your guitar is similar to this one, pickguard and tuners have been upgraded it seems:http://www.squier-talk.com/forum/squ...-rare-one.html
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Old June 20th, 2013, 04:57 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Looks like a partscaster. Some of the CVCs have orangy necks, but then there'd be the logo, or at least evidence the logo was there.
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Old June 20th, 2013, 05:03 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Looks like a nice partscaster to me. At least the neck doesn't look Squier. Also I've never seen that color before. Bridge looks to be high quality and are those dome knobs?

I'd pull that control plate off and look underneath. Give us a gut shot of the pots, caps and switch. I'd be willing to bet it's a higher quality partscaster but I've been wrong.
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Old June 30th, 2013, 02:07 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Love the Pickgaurd colour. Looks like a Partscaster to me.
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