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the specs below are for the red or black 1985 Squier Contemporary strat, that has a neck scale like a gibson sg and the the wider humbucker pickups like a gibson les paul or Es series,  this guitar plays like a strat paul or a paul strat and is also.  it also has the vintage fender stamped saddles on the squires and the mij fender's has the system one bridge.  both play and sound like les pauls between the 22 fret and the 24.75 (628.7 mm)  scale length, just check out the specs below.  I have 3 Sqiuers and two Fender in stock.  please feel free to ask more questions by writing papatom@  

Model Name: Squier Contemporary Stratocaster

Model Number: 027-4500-(Color #)

Body: Basswood

Neck: Maple

Fingerboard: Rosewood 12" Radius (304.8mm)

No. of Frets: 22

Scale Length: 24.75” (628.7 mm)

Width at Nut: 1.625” (41 mm)

Hardware: Chrome

Machine Heads: Standard

Bridge: Vintage Style

Pickguard: None

Pickups: 2 Humbuckers

Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle

Controls: Master Volume, Master Tone

UNIQUE FEATURES: Black Painted Headcap

source: JAPAN