Your affinity came with die cast tuners , yeah, it had 10mm holes. The metal-to metal with the way that they fit makes noise. Lots of options for colors, locking, staggered, knob style etc. The Schallers and Fenders are all 16:1 ratio. Tech experts from Seymour Duncan are regularly on this forum, and are clearly labeled as employees of Seymour Duncan. select the forum that you want to visit from the selection below. Fender 2 pin tuners and Squier tuners have a different pin spacing for some reason only known to the geniuses at Fender. I suggest the Fender "F" logo locking tuners. Joined: Apr 3, 2018 ... but Fender and Squier 2-pin tuners … I have them on three of my axes. The metal-to metal with the way that they fit … He's right the Squier tuners … My Squier Stratocaster Affinity CY 02 uses the part number 0077426000 .. the one pilot hole above the tuner … All times are GMT-8. I also suggest forgoing the StrapLoks. Tell you don't want to drill, they make some. They are here to help. https://shop.fender.com/en-US/parts/...0.html#start=1. I double checked this on my Korean Squier Stagemaster - any of the forementioned 2 pin locking tuners is a perfect fit. These should work and cover the 2 pin holes from the original tuners... Looks like tuners are the only thing left to change. To start viewing messages, Squier Affinity Stratocaster vs Fender Stratocaster Squier is owned by Fender and produces affordable versions of their guitars that are manufactured overseas. The Affinity and Bullet models have smaller tuner holes than standard. Raiders you might try a set of Planet waves Auto trim tuners. I'm going to grab a set of these for my Bullet and ream out the peg holes so I can get the black, locking, closed ones which only come in 10mm. These are similar to the ones I was looking at on Amazon. check out the FAQ by clicking the Plus they trim the string when you tune...So how's that for convenience. If you don't want to drill try these. tone forum. Re: Locking tuners for Squier Affinity If you get staggered tuners Put the shorter ones on the smaller strings As far as drop in replacement The Fenders have the pins with a slightly different … Mr. Sperzel himself answered my emails, even the problem when they sent the wrong thing. ). Talk with your fellow tone freaks on the web's liveliest (and friendliest!) Strat-Talk.com is an independent, member supported forum and is not affiliated with Fender Musical Instruments Corporation. Thanks!!! If this is your first visit, be sure to Do you love your Fender ® Classic Vibe, Squier ®, or Affinity Strat but are frustrated with tuners that won't stay in tune and hardware that doesn't have that top quality feel? I have seen 3 types of mounts for the Squiers, a 1 centered pilot hole above the tuner hole, 2 pilot holes above the tuner hole, and the angled screw holes on each side of the tuner hole. The good news is, many … Others may be able to confirm . before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Nice man to work with. Keisel (Carvin) sells a 2 pin locking tuner … They have the same 10mm hole as the stock tuners and with a set of inlines they should even line up with the lock screw. I think the Affinity has the 10mm peg holes. He even changed to a 3 ply PG (unless Affinities come like that now). They should be a direct replacement with what you have on it now. All are welcome, from seasoned pros to absolute beginners. Jun 16, 2018 #1. ditulio TDPRI Member. To contact the forum owner hit the Contact Us link. Discussion in 'Squier Strat Forum' started by Raiders757, Apr 10, 2017. I also suggest forgoing the StrapLoks. I suggest the Fender "F" logo locking tuners. I've replaced both a Bullet and Affinity's tuners myself and in both cases upgraded to budget 10mm tuners … It plays surprisingly well and the guy I bought it from modded it out as follows. They should be a direct replacement with what you have on it now. Age: 69 Posts: 3. This page was generated at 12:24 PM. Main Stratocaster Guitar Discussion Forum, https://www.amazon.com/Hipshot-6VL0...fkmr1&keywords=locking+tuners+squier+affinity, https://www.amazon.com/dp/B00ABMCHOO?psc=1, https://store.hipshotproducts.com/cart.php?m=product_detail&p=392, https://www.amazon.com/Planet-Waves-Auto-Trim-Tuning-Machines/dp/B0002E2NBI?th=1, (You must log in or sign up to reply here. The Fender locking tuners allegedly drop right into a squire strat. So, naturally, it makes sense to compare the budget Squier Affinity Stratocaster to a real Fender … You may have to register Why make the tuner mounting pattern compatible when you can … I picked up a 2016 Squire Affinity this past Friday (I think it's a 2016 #CY160405171) . A modern Fender pegboard hole diameter is supposed to be 13/32", which is exactly 10.32mm metric, meaning 10mm will fit as it is ever-so slightly smaller. Bullets (or any Squier ) that came with stamped tuners have smaller holes. Email sperzel. 7mm vs 10mm if I remember correctly, but you can measure to be sure. I'll go check them out right now. If your Squier guitar has the type of tuner that is … Affinity Tele Locking Tuners Discussion in 'Squier Tele Forum' started by ditulio, Jun 16, 2018. link above. Thanks for the link!!!