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EastCoast ST2 HSS Electric Guitar in Slick Silver Metallic

One of the best value starter guitars on the market!



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    Here's what YouTube guitar teacher JustinGuitar says about EastCoast Guitars

    "Having played a lot of budget instruments in recent months, I can confidently say that the EastCoast guitars are by far the best bang for buck I've tried. They all had a "low action" (which means the strings are easier to press down) which is perfect for beginners and means less finger pain and a lot more fun!"

    Product Description

    The EastCoast ST2 is the ultimate beginner guitar for almost any style of music. The iconic S-style axe was the second electric guitar ever produced and hundreds of brands have put their own twist on the classic design. 


    The ST2 has one humbucker and two single-coil pickups - the parts of the guitar that take the sound of the strings and directs it into an amp. The humbucker, which is closest to the bridge of the guitar, produces a thick grunting tone best for rhythm playing. While the single-coils are best for crisp clean sounds and searing solo leads.

    There are loads of sounds to explore because you're able to switch between and interchange the pickup combinations. Perfect for players who want to play lots of styles of music. 

    You might be wondering what the protruding handle is coming out of the bridge. This tremolo or 'whammy' bar as it's commonly known, lets you change the note of the string without moving your left hand. You can get extremely creative with the tremolo. 


    Almost every guitarist has played or owned an S-style guitar, be it one suited to blues, folk, jazz or metal. The double-cutaway makes it extremely easy to get your left hand up to the highest of the 22 frets. These are the thin metal bars across the fingerboard. The more you have, the more notes you can play. 

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    About EastCoast Guitars

    EastCoast guitars are brilliant starter instruments that come packed with great features to get a beginner going. These instruments are some of the best low-cost guitars we've come across, especially when compared to others in similar price brackets. EastCoast guitars have got a large sweeping range of electric guitars and basses.

    They can produce a wide arrange array of sounds thanks to their high-quality electronics and the entire range have a got a look of familiarity about them while retaining their own character too. They're built in a factory in the East and by keeping production costs down, they're able to produce guitars that punch above their weight at every level. They look slick, play well and sound great and are the perfect way to see yourself into the world of the electric guitar or bass!



    • Colour: Slick Silver Metallic
    • Finish: Glossy
    • Body: Poplar
    • Pickguard: White/Black/White, 3-ply


    • Scale: 25.5"
    • Neck: Maple
    • Fingerboard: Rosewood
    • Fingerboard Radius: 12"
    • Frets: Nickel
    • Number of Frets: 22
    • Position Marks: Dots Inlayed, Black
    • Nut: Synthetic Bone
    • Nut Width: 42mm
    • Truss Rod: 2 Way Truss Rod

    Hardware & Electronics

    • Machine Heads: Die-Cast, Chrome
    • Bridge: Six saddle fulcrum vibrato bridge
    • Strings: D'Addario
    • Pickups: 2 x Ceramic Single Coil, 1 x Humbucker
    • Pickup Configuration: HSS
    • Controls: 1 Volume, 2 Tone, 3 Way Switch

    Written by James Hurman

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    Customer Reviews


    12 reviews





    Mr Nicholas Montoro12th Mar 2022

    Should have requested Pete’s autograph on back of headstock!

    Value 5Looks 5Durability 5Sound 4

    Steve Norton1st Jan 2022

    Great starter HSS Strat copy. Plays straight from the box. Frets all good, if a little shallow, neck relief bang on, even tuned before packaging. Chinese it may be, but I've played lesser Mexican models.

    Value 5Looks 4Durability 4Sound 4

    Mr Martin Phillips16th Mar 2021

    Looks good, feels good and does everything a beginner could ask for.

    Value 5Looks 5Durability 5

    Danny Danny21st Dec 2020

    Value 5Looks 4Durability 5Sound 4

    Trusted Customer21st Nov 2020

    Looks and feels great, sounds as you would expect. Only complaint is that one screw that, I assume, holds the string in place (specifically the low E) comes loose quite easily, though this could be my issue.

    Value 5Looks 5Durability 4Sound 5

    Mr Ronald Aw-Yong16th Nov 2020

    Great value for money. Actually preferred the feel of the guitar to the Squires and the difference in sound was marginal. Great starter, would definitely recommend it.

    Value 5Looks 3Durability 3Sound 3

    Mr Micky Ferris27th Oct 2020

    Value 4Looks 4Durability 4Sound 4

    Mr paul McMahon7th Oct 2020

    I'm no expert, so this isn't a review of the quality of the guitar and amp - both of which seem (to my untrained ear) to work fine. It's shy a star because there was a little scratching on the pickguard (not from previous use - more like storage/handling damage). Not enough to return or ask for anything off (though if it had been a more expensive guitar I might), but since I've been asked to review I think it's fair to mention.

    Value 4Looks 3Sound 4

    Mrs Marilyn Woollard23rd Nov 2019

    Value 5Looks 4Durability 4Sound 4

    Martin Hingley10th Jun 2019

    This is my first guitar.well happy great quality. Set up perfect.really happy.

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