The Simon Neil StratocasterÂ® guitar puts Simon's own personal touch on a Squier Classic Vibe series instrument. Based on his FenderÂ® Custom Shop Time Machineâ„˘ '60s StratocasterÂ® guitar, features include an alder body finished in Fiesta Red, vintage-tint gloss maple neck, Simon's signature on the back of the headstock as well as the Biffy Clyro band logo on the front, 3-ply mint green pickguard, three custom vintage-style single-coil pickups utilizing a mix of alnico III & V magnets - perfect for rhythm parts and rich, clear leads - vintage-style tuning machines and tremolo, and aged plastic parts.
Body Shape: StratocasterÂ®
Neck Shape: Modern "C" Shape
Number of Frets: 21
Fret Size: Medium Jumbo
Position Inlays: White Dot Position Inlays
Fretboard Radius: 9.5" (24.1 cm)
Neck Material: Maple
Nut Width: 1.650â€ť (42 mm)
Scale Length: 25.5" (64.8 cm)
Headstock: Artist Signature on Headstock
Neck Plate: Standard 4 Bolt
Pickup Configuration: S/S/S
Bridge Pickup: Custom Vintage Style Single-Coil StratÂ® Bridge Pickup with Staggered, AlNiCo 5 Magnet Pole Pieces (Bass Strings) and AlNiCo 3 Magnet Pole Pieces (Treble Strings).
Middle Pickup: Custom Vintage Style Single-Coil StratÂ® Middle Pickup with Staggered, AlNiCo 5 Magnet Pole Pieces (Bass Strings) and AlNiCo 3 Magnet Pole Pieces (Treble Strings).
Neck Pickup: Custom Vintage Style Single-Coil StratÂ® Neck Pickup with Staggered, AlNiCo 5 Magnet Pole Pieces (Bass Strings) and AlNiCo 3 Magnet Pole Pieces (Treble Strings).
Pickup Switching: 5-Position Blade: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Middle Pickup, Position 3. Middle Pickup, Position 4. Middle and Neck Pickup, Position 5. Neck Pickup
Controls: Master Volume, Tone 1. (Neck Pickup), Tone 2. (Middle Pickup)
Bridge: Vintage Style Synchronized Tremolo
String Nut: Synthetic Bone
Switch Tip: Aged White Switch Tip
Tremolo Arm/Handle: Vintage Style Tremolo Arm
Strings: FenderÂ® USA Super 250L's, NPS (.009-.042 Gauges)
Unique Features: Simon's Signature on the Back of the Headstock, Biffy Clyro Band Logo on the Front of the Headstock, Aged White Knobs, Pickup Covers and Switch Tip, Vintage Tinted Neck, White Dot Position Inlays, Vintage Styling, Synthetic Bone Nut