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I saw a picture of a 62’ jaguar in high school back in 2004 in this exact color combo. Printed the picture of it back then as a dream for another day. Fast forward I saw this and lost my mind! Ordered immediately. When I pulled this out of the box today can’t explain the feeling I had. Looks like a delicious grape candy. Plays just as a jag should. I can’t believe how great these squires are now. They are as good and honestly in my opinion better than the japenese fenders from years ago. Thank you for making this guitar in this color combo. I’m in absolute heaven and disbelief at the same time. Id order them all for myself if I could. Super fast shipping from Chicago music exchange first guitar ordered from them can’t wait to order more!
First off, Chicago Music Exchange is awesome. Fast shipping. Great service. A couple of years ago I bought a Classic Vibe Strat from them, and I loved it. Right out of the box, it played great, and play it I did. This Jag, however, is NOT up to that standard. Utterly unplayable out of the box with cheap sewing thread for strings. The bridge needed serious adjustment, the trem is noisy, and the bar fits too loosely. The neck is poorly shimmed, the pick guard isn’t cut correctly…and above all, it just feels cheap. To be fair, it looks great and most of this stuff I was able to correct, but I’ve spent more time working on it than playing it for sure and it never should have left the factory in that condition. If you know what you’re doing, you can turn this into a playable instrument. If you’re a beginner, stay away. Stay far, far away.
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