Asher Guitars WD Music Products Amplified Parts Mod Kits DIY Nordstarnd Pickups
Asher Guitars WD Music Products Amplified Parts Mod Kits DIY Nordstarnd Pickups
Asher Guitars WD Music Products Amplified Parts Mod Kits DIY Nordstarnd Pickups

T or F: If Squier put out a CVC Tele in CAR or Surf Green, they'd fly off the shelf...

Discussion in 'Squier Tele Forum' started by backporchmusic, Oct 12, 2017.

Would you rush out and buy a Squier CVC in CAR or surf green?

  1. Heck yeah!

  2. No way!

  3. I want another color option...

  1. backporchmusic

    backporchmusic Friend of Leo's

    Nov 28, 2006
    I keep hoping Squier will put out a CVC Tele in CAR or surf green. I'd buy both!

    What colors would make you pull out your wallet, CVC-wise?

    Squier haters need not reply.
    Cliffyg62 likes this.

  2. BigDaddyLH

    BigDaddyLH Telefied Ad Free Member

    There are lots of Teles in CAR. Now surf green is a different story, so 1/2 yeah!

  3. Strebs

    Strebs Tele-Meister

    Dec 24, 2015
    Birmingham, AL
    I have a surf green Bullet and love it, but I'd prefer seafoam green.

  4. Grux

    Grux Tele-Holic

    Jan 10, 2017
    Clarksville, TN
    I'd vote double bound shell pink!

  5. nicod98

    nicod98 Tele-Holic

    Jul 7, 2014
    I said yes, but I'd prefer the surf green or lake placid blue. As far as I'm concerned, it doesn't HAVE to be a CV. It might be a modern telecaster (6 block saddles, modern bridge, hotter pickups...) but the same quality as the CV.

  6. xafinity

    xafinity Friend of Leo's Silver Supporter

    Dec 24, 2015
    my Mom's basement
    It seems to me Squiers are already far too successful.
    I doubt Fender would want much more competition for the MIM line.

    No doubt those two colors would be popular.
    boris bubbanov likes this.

  7. John E

    John E Tele-Afflicted

    Mar 17, 2003
    I also have the Surf Green Squier Bullet. I think it may be the best $150 I have spent on a guitar... lol
    Cliffyg62 likes this.

  8. rghill

    rghill Tele-Afflicted Gold Supporter

    Oct 16, 2007
    Glendale, AZ
    A special run of surf green with double binding and rosewood board would be awesome.

    I've been watching the Fender Tele HH in seafoam green for a while, hoping to find a deal.

  9. DougM

    DougM Tele-Afflicted

    Jul 5, 2017
    Honolulu, HI
    Surf green, Foam green, LPB, CAR, Burgundy Mist, Daphne blue, Sonic blue, Fiesta red, did I leave any out?

  10. Lacking Talent

    Lacking Talent Tele-Holic

    Oct 22, 2008
    Los Angeles, CA
    Surf green, double bound, MATCHING HEADSTOCK!
    Cliffyg62 likes this.

  11. Rookery

    Rookery TDPRI Member

    Jan 5, 2017
    I should have bought the Squier Bullet Tele in Orange with black hardware I saw on sale in a shop maybe 12 months ago. It wasn't expensive, have never seen another & I've regretted not doing so ever since. I believe they did an all black one too.

  12. DougM

    DougM Tele-Afflicted

    Jul 5, 2017
    Honolulu, HI
    I bought an orange Affinity Strat at my local Fender dealer when I was picking up the Sonic Blue Classic Player 60s Strat I had them order for me just because it was orange and it had really beautiful Brazilian looking rosewood on the fingerboard. I'm still trying to figure out what pickups to put in it. I tried some Area 58s, which I liked at first, but I'm starting to not dig them as much. I think I'll try a set of Mexican Classic series I got on Ebay, or maybe a set of Lawrence L250s I've had for a long time.

  13. zippofan

    zippofan Tele-Holic

    Mar 16, 2014

  14. Dismalhead

    Dismalhead Poster Extraordinaire

    Feb 16, 2014
    Auburn, California
    I do like Surf Green. In fact I'd love it if they put them out in all the old Fender pastels.

    Unless it's a really dark red, I've always thought lighter red guitars look cheap; like they're made of plastic. Same goes for red cars. So the CAR gets a big "meh" from me.

  15. Cliffyg62

    Cliffyg62 Tele-Meister

    Aug 16, 2015
    West Berlin, nj
    I got a squire jag because it is that color. The cv Tele would be do cool.

  16. dmitri

    dmitri Tele-Meister

    CAR, Surf Green, Seafoam Green, Daphne Blue, Sonic Blue, Black... pretty much anything. I would pull the neck at some point, but I would still prefer it to not have a matching headstock.

  17. boris bubbanov

    boris bubbanov Telefied Ad Free Member

    They have already done a number of special run colors, even with matching headstocks, They sold OK, but they didn't fly off the shelves.

    I hate to say it, but catering to Custom Color people is a better match for pricey American models - people who will spend $ 2,000 per unit. These CVs are (as Xafinity says) already good enough as they are.

    People who refuse to buy 'em because Americans haven't paid their bills, I get that. People who are holding out from buying one because they don't like the colors available, IMO don't understand where the goodness and utility of this specific model of instrument is. This is a very presentable, very reasonably priced TOOL. It is not a conversation piece. These should only be bought to play the spit out of them.

    This reminds me of the woman you may heard about who owns 6 Fiat Cinquecentos in 6 different colors and she barely drives. What is the point?
    Last edited: Oct 19, 2017

  18. Mickey slick

    Mickey slick TDPRI Member

    Jan 11, 2017
    Yes Sonic blue mint green guard yes

  19. Troubleandahalf

    Troubleandahalf Tele-Holic

    Jun 2, 2011
    Austin, TX
    Shell Pink. But they won't do that, because they want that one to be the 5000 dollar one in the glass case...
    src9000 likes this.

IMPORTANT: Treat everyone here with respect, no matter how difficult!
No sex, drug, political, religion or hate discussion permitted here.