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Top 30+ Shortscale Guitars 2022

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  1. Fender Squier Mini Stratocaster IL DR
  2. Fender Duo-Sonic MN Desert Sand
  3. Fender Mustang 90 Aged Natural
  4. Fender Mustang 90 BMM
  5. Ibanez PGMM11-JB
  6. Fender Mustang Firemist Gold
  7. Fender Mustang MN SSB
  8. Fender Duo-Sonic HS MN SSB
  9. Harley Benton RG-Junior BK Rock Series
  10. Fender Squier Mini Strat V2 BK IL
  11. Ibanez PGMM31-WH Paul Gilbert Sign.
  12. Ibanez PGMM21 Paul Gilbert MGN
  13. Jackson JS1X Rhoads Minion Satin Black
  14. Harley Benton ST-Mini BK
  15. Ibanez GRGM21-WH E-Guitar Micro
  16. Fender Player Series Jaguar PF 3TS
  17. Höfner Shorty Deluxe Blue
  18. Fender Player Series Jaguar PF TPL
  19. Harley Benton SC-200BK Mini
  20. Harley Benton ST-Junior BK Standard Series
  21. Jackson JS1X Dinky Minion Black
  22. Fender Squier Mini Jazzmaster MN SFG
  23. Fender Squier Mini Jazzmaster MN DBL
  24. Ibanez GRGM21-BLT
  25. Höfner Shorty Cadillac Green
  26. Fender Squier Mini Stratocaster IL PK
  27. Fender Squier Mini Jazzmaster MN OW
  28. Fender Player Series Jaguar PF BLK
  29. Fender Mustang MN SNB
  30. Ibanez GRGM21-WNS

1. Fender Squier Mini Stratocaster IL DR

Fender Squier Mini Stratocaster IL DR

Mini Electric Guitar

  • Body: Poplar
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Indian Laurel
  • Scale: 578 mm
  • Nut width: 40.6 mm
  • 20 Medium frets
  • Pickup: 3 Standard single coils
  • 5-Way switch
  • Vintage style bridge with string-through-body construction
  • Colour: Dakota Red

2. Fender Duo-Sonic MN Desert Sand

Fender Duo-Sonic MN Desert Sand

Electric Guitar

  • Body: Alder
  • Bolt-on neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Maple
  • Fretboard inlays: White dots
  • Fretboard radius: 241 mm (9.49″)
  • Scale: 610 mm (24.02″)
  • Nut width: 42 mm (1.65″)
  • Nut made from synthetic bone
  • Neck profile: C
  • 22 Medium jumbo frets
  • Pickup: 2 Duo-Sonic single coils (bridge and neck)
  • Master volume and master tone controls
  • 3-Way toggle switch
  • Single layer gold anodised pickguard
  • 6-Saddle string-through-body Strat hardtail bridge with curved steel saddles
  • Standard cast / sealed machine heads
  • Nickel / Chrome hardware
  • Ex-factory stringing: Fender USA 250R NPS .010 – .046 (article no. 104112)
  • Colour: Desert Sand

3. Fender Mustang 90 Aged Natural

Fender Mustang 90 Aged Natural

Guitare électrique

  • Corps en aulne
  • Manche vissé en érable
  • Touche en pau ferro
  • Repères “points” blancs
  • Profil du manche en C
  • 22 frettes Medium Jumbo
  • Sillet en os synthétique
  • Largeur au sillet: 42 mm (1,65″)
  • Diapason: 610 mm (24,02″)
  • Rayon de la touche: 241 mm (9,49″)
  • Pickguard 4 plis imitation écaille de tortue
  • 2 micros Mustang MP-90
  • 1 réglage de volume
  • 1 réglage de tonalité
  • Sélecteur 3 positions
  • Chevalet Hardtail Strat avec 6 pontets en acier (cordes traversantes)
  • Accastillage nickel/chrome
  • Mécaniques Standard scellées moulées sous pression
  • Cordes Fender USA 250R NPS / .010 – .046 (104112)
  • Couleur: Aged Natural

4. Fender Mustang 90 BMM

Fender Mustang 90 BMM

Electric Guitar

  • Body: Alder
  • Bolt-on neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Pau Ferro
  • White dot fretboard inlays
  • Neck profile: C
  • 22 Medium jumbo frets
  • Scale: 610 mm (24.02″)
  • Fretboard radius: 241 mm (9.49″)
  • Nut width: 42 mm (1.65″)
  • Nut made from synthetic bone
  • Pickup: 2 Mustang MP-90 single coils (bridge and neck)
  • 1 Master volume and 1 master tone control
  • 3-Way toggle switch
  • 3-Ply Mint Green pickguard
  • 6-Saddle string-through-body Strat hardtail bridge with curved steel riders
  • Nickel / Chrome hardware
  • Standard cast / sealed machine heads
  • Ex-factory stringing: Fender USA 250R NPS .010 – .046 (article no. 104112)
  • Colour: Burgundy Mist Metallic

5. Ibanez PGMM11-JB

Ibanez PGMM11-JB

Electric Guitar

  • Body: Basswood
  • Bolt-on neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Jatoba
  • Fretboard inlays: White dots
  • Neck thickness at the 1st fret: 20 mm / Neck thickness at the 12th fret: 22 mm
  • Scale: 564 mm (22.2″)
  • Fretboard radius: 400 mm (15.75″)
  • Nut width: 41 mm (1.61″)
  • 24 Medium jumbo frets
  • Pickup: 2 Infinity R humbuckers (bridge and neck)
  • 1 Volume control
  • 5-Way switch
  • F106 bridge
  • Cosmo Black Hardware
  • Strings: .010, .013, .017, .026, .036, .046
  • Colour: Jewel Blue

6. Fender Mustang Firemist Gold

Fender Mustang Firemist Gold

Electric Guitar

  • Body: Alder
  • Bolt-on neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Pau Ferro
  • White dot fretboard inlays
  • Neck profile: C
  • 22 Medium jumbo frets
  • Nut width: 42 mm (1.65″)
  • Scale: 610 mm (24.02″)
  • Fretboard radius: 241 mm (9.49″)
  • Nut made from synthetic bone
  • Pickup: 2 Mustang single coils (bridge and neck)
  • 1 Master volume knob and 1 master tone knob
  • 3-Way toggle switch
  • 6-Saddle string-through-body Strat hardtail bridge with curved steel saddles
  • 3-Ply Mint Green pickguard
  • Standard cast / sealed machine heads
  • Nickel / Chrome hardware
  • Ex-factory stringing: Fender USA 250R NPS .010 – .046 (article no. 104112)
  • Colour: Firemist gold

7. Fender Mustang MN SSB

Fender Mustang MN SSB

Electric Guitar

  • Body: Alder
  • Bolt-on neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Maple
  • Black dot fretboard inlays
  • Neck profile: C
  • 22 Medium jumbo frets
  • Nut width: 42 mm (1.65″)
  • Scale: 610 mm (24.02″)
  • Fretboard radius: 241 mm (9.49″)
  • Nut made of synthetic bone
  • Pickup: 2 Mustang single coils (bridge and neck)
  • 1 Master volume control and 1 master tone control
  • 3-Way toggle switch
  • 6-Saddle string-through-body Strat hardtail bridge with curved steel saddles
  • 3-Ply black Pickguard
  • Standard cast / sealed machine heads
  • Nickel / chrome hardware
  • Ex-factory stringing: Fender USA 250R NPS .010 – .046 (article no. 104112)
  • Colour: Sienna sunburst

8. Fender Duo-Sonic HS MN SSB

Fender Duo-Sonic HS MN SSB

Electric Guitar

  • Body: Alder
  • Bolt-on neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Maple
  • Black dot fretboard inlays
  • Neck profile: C
  • 22 Medium jumbo frets
  • Nut made from synthetic bone
  • Nut width: 42 mm (1.65″)
  • Scale: 610 mm (24.02″)
  • Fretboard radius: 241 mm (9.49″)
  • 3-Layer black pickguard
  • Pickup: 1 Duo-Sonic humbucker (bridge) and 1 Duo-Sonic single coil (neck)
  • Master volume knob
  • Master tone knob with push / pull coil select feature
  • 3-Way toggle switch
  • 6-Saddle string-through-body Strat hardtail bridge with curved steel saddles
  • Nickel / Chrome hardware
  • Standard cast / sealed machine heads
  • Ex-factory stringing: Fender USA 250R NPS .010 – .046 (article no. 104112)
  • Colour: Sienna sunburst

9. Harley Benton RG-Junior BK Rock Series

Harley Benton RG-Junior BK Rock Series

Electric Guitar

  • Size: 3/4
  • Body: Poplar
  • Neck: Maple, bolt-on
  • Fretboard: Roseacer (thermally treated maple wood)
  • Dot inlays
  • 22 Frets
  • Nut width: 42 mm
  • Scale: 565 mm (22.24″)
  • Fretboard radius: 350 mm (13.77″)
  • Double action truss rod
  • Pickups: 2x Humbuckers
  • 1x Volume- and 1x tone control
  • 3-Way switch
  • Diecast machine heads
  • Hardware: Chrome
  • String gauges: .010 – .046
  • Guitar tuning in A-D-G-C-E-A
  • Colour: Black High-gloss
  • Corresponding gig bag: Article Nr 207779 (not included)

10. Fender Squier Mini Strat V2 BK IL

Fender Squier Mini Strat V2 BK IL

Electric Guitar

  • Mini Stratocaster
  • Body: Poplar
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Indian Laurel
  • 20 Medium frets
  • Scale: 578 mm
  • Nut width: 40.6 mm
  • Pickups: 3 Standard single coils
  • Vintage style bridge
  • 5-Way toggle switch
  • Colour: Black

11. Ibanez PGMM31-WH Paul Gilbert Sign.

Ibanez PGMM31-WH Paul Gilbert Sign.

Electric Guitar

  • Body: Poplar
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Maple
  • Neck profile: PGMM
  • Black fretboard inlays
  • Scale: 564 mm
  • Nut width: 41 mm
  • 24 Medium frets
  • Fixed bridge
  • Pickup: Infinity R (neck) and Infinity R (bridge) humbuckers
  • 1 Volume control
  • 5-Way toggle switch
  • Black hardware
  • Colour: White

12. Ibanez PGMM21 Paul Gilbert MGN

Ibanez PGMM21 Paul Gilbert MGN

Electric guitar

  • Paul Gilbert signature
  • Iconic “F-Hole” graphic
  • Body: Poplar
  • Bolted neck: Maple
  • Edged fretboard: New Zealand pine
  • Neck profile: AZ Oval C
  • Scale: 564 mm
  • Nut width: 41 mm
  • White fretboard inlays
  • 24 Medium frets
  • Pickup: 2 Infinity R humbuckers
  • Volume controller
  • 5-Way switch
  • F106 Bridge
  • Black hardware
  • Colour: Metallic Light Green

13. Jackson JS1X Rhoads Minion Satin Black

Jackson JS1X Rhoads Minion Satin Black

Electric Guitar

  • Minion model with 2/3 scale
  • Body: Poplar
  • Bolted maple neck with graphite reinforcement and scarf joint
  • Speed Neck profile
  • Amaranth fretboard
  • Fretboard radius: 12″
  • Pearloid Sharkfin inlays
  • Nut width: 41.3 mm
  • Scale: 572 mm
  • 24 Jumbo frets
  • Pickup: 2 Jackson humbuckers
  • 3-Way switch
  • 1 Volume control and 1 tone control
  • Jackson HT6 Hardtail bridge with string guide through the body
  • Black hardware
  • Colour: Black matte

14. Harley Benton ST-Mini BK

Harley Benton ST-Mini BK

Electric Guitar

  • Size: 3/4
  • Body: Poplar
  • Bolt-on neck: Maple
  • Scale: 578 mm
  • Fretboard: Roseacer (thermally treated maple wood)
  • Fretboard radius: 350 mm
  • Dot fretboard inlays
  • 20 Frets
  • Nut width: 42 mm
  • Double action truss rod
  • Pickups: 3 ST-Style single coils
  • 1 Volume control
  • 1 Tone control
  • 5-Way toggle switch
  • Die-cast machine heads
  • Hardware: Chrome
  • Total length: 875 mm
  • Stringing: Harley Benton .010 – .046
  • Colour: High gloss black

15. Ibanez GRGM21-WH E-Guitar Micro

Ibanez GRGM21-WH E-Guitar Micro

Electric Guitar

  • Size: 3/4
  • Poplar body
  • Maple neck
  • Pine fretboard
  • Shark tooth fretboard inlays
  • Scale: 564 mm
  • 24 Medium frets
  • Pickups: 2 Infinity humbuckers
  • 1 Volume- and 1 tone control
  • Fixed bridge
  • Chrome hardware
  • Colour: White

16. Fender Player Series Jaguar PF 3TS

Fender Player Series Jaguar PF 3TS

Electric Guitar

  • Body: Alder
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Pau Ferro
  • Neck finish: Matte
  • 22 Frets
  • Nut width: 42 mm
  • Scale: 610 mm
  • Pickups: New Player AlNiCo III humbucker (bridge) and New Player AlNiCo II Jaguar single coil (neck)
  • Volume- and tone controls
  • 3-Way switch
  • Coil split switch
  • Machine heads: Standard sealed
  • Vintage-style bridge with floating tremolo
  • Strings: Fender .009 – .042 (Article Nr 133191)
  • Colour: 3-Tone Sunburst

17. Höfner Shorty Deluxe Blue

Höfner Shorty Deluxe Blue

Electric Guitar

  • Limited edition
  • Classic from the ’80s
  • Body: Basswood
  • Bolt-on neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Jatoba
  • 24 Frets
  • Scale: 628 mm
  • Nut width: 42 mm
  • Pickup: 2 Höfner humbuckers
  • Fixed tailpiece and bridge in one
  • Instrument length: 82 cm
  • Colour: Blue
  • Bag included

18. Fender Player Series Jaguar PF TPL

Fender Player Series Jaguar PF TPL

Electric Guitar

  • Body: Alder
  • Maple neck
  • Pau Ferro fretboard
  • Matte neck finish
  • 22 Frets
  • Nut width: 42 mm
  • Scale: 610 mm
  • Pickups: New Player AlNiCo III Humbucker (bridge) and New Player AlNiCo II Jaguar Single Coil (neck)
  • Volume knob and tone knob
  • 3-Way toggle switch
  • Coil split switch
  • Standard sealed machine heads
  • Vintage style bridge with floating tremolo
  • Ex-factory stringing: Fender .009 – .042 (article no. 133191)
  • Colour: Tidepool

19. Harley Benton SC-200BK Mini

Harley Benton SC-200BK Mini

Mini Electric Guitar

  • Body: Basswood
  • Bolt-on neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Roseacer
  • Dot fretboard inlays
  • Neck profile: Modern C
  • 22 Medium frets
  • Nut: ABS
  • Nut width: 43 mm (1.69″)
  • Scale: 559 mm (22.01″)
  • Fretboard radius: 350 mm (13.78″)
  • Pickups: 2 Humbuckers
  • Volume knob and tone knob
  • Three-way toggle switch
  • Hardtail bridge
  • Chrome hardware
  • Die-cast machine heads
  • Ex-factory stringing: HB .009 – .042
  • Total length: 90 cm
  • Width: 30 cm
  • Colour: Black high gloss

20. Harley Benton ST-Junior BK Standard Series

Harley Benton ST-Junior BK Standard Series

Short Scale Electric Guitar

Not everyone has long fingers (and we’re not implying something criminal here). Some people just like to play guitar with short scales, especially kids who have been learning on a classical guitar until now, and initially find things easier on a model such as the one here. Apart from that, this has the features and look of a traditional model.

Of course it can also be used as a space-saving travel guitar (for those who just cannot live without practising!)

  • Body: Lime
  • Bolted neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Roseacer
  • Fretboard radius: 350 mm
  • Dot inlays
  • 21 Frets
  • Scale: 492 mm
  • Nut width: 42 mm
  • Double-Action truss rod
  • Pickups: 3 ST-Style single coils
  • 5-Way switch
  • 1 Volume control and 1 tone control
  • Hardware: Chrome
  • Diecast machine heads
  • Bridge with string guide through the body
  • Total length: 81 cm
  • String strength (ex works): 009 – 042
  • Tuning (ex works): A-D-G-C-E-a
  • Colour: Black High Gloss
  • Suitable gig bag: Article number 207779 (not included)

21. Jackson JS1X Dinky Minion Black

Jackson JS1X Dinky Minion Black

Electric Guitar

  • Minion model with 2/3 scale
  • Body: Poplar
  • Bolt one-piece maple neck with graphite reinforcement and scarf joint
  • Speed neck profile
  • Rosewood fretboard
  • Radius: 12″
  • Pearloid shark fin inlays
  • Nut width: 41.3 mm
  • Scale: 572 mm
  • 24 Jumbo frets
  • Pickup: 2 Jackson humbucker
  • 3-Way toggle switch
  • 1 Volume- and 1 tone knob
  • Jackson HT6 hardtail bridge with string-through body
  • Black hardware
  • Colour: Black

Electric guitar

  • Minion model with 2/3 scale
  • Poplar body
  • Bolt-on maple neck with graphite reinforcement and scarf joint
  • Speed ​​Neck neck profile
  • Amaranth fretboard
  • Fretboard radius: 12″
  • Pearloid Sharkfin insoles
  • Nut width: 41.3 mm
  • Scale: 572 mm
  • 24 Jumbo frets
  • Pickups: 2 Jackson humbuckers
  • 3-Way switch
  • 1 Volume and 1 tone control
  • Jackson HT6 hardtail bridge with string-through body
  • Black hardware
  • Colour: Black

22. Fender Squier Mini Jazzmaster MN SFG

Fender Squier Mini Jazzmaster MN SFG

Mini Electric Guitar

  • Body: Poplar
  • Bolt-on neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Maple
  • Fretboard inlays: Black dots
  • Neck profile: C
  • Fretboard radius: 241 mm (9.49″)
  • Scale: 578 mm (22.75″)
  • Nut width: 40.6 mm (1.6″)
  • Nut made from synthetic bone
  • 20 Narrow Tall frets
  • Pickup: 2 Standard humbuckers
  • 1 Volume control and 1 tone control
  • 3-Way switch
  • Single-ply white pickguard
  • 6-Saddle hardtail bridge
  • Chrome hardware
  • Die-cast sealed machine heads
  • Ex-factory stringing: NPS .009 – .042
  • Colour: Surf Green

23. Fender Squier Mini Jazzmaster MN DBL

Fender Squier Mini Jazzmaster MN DBL

Mini Electric Guitar

  • Body: Poplar
  • Bolt-on neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Maple
  • Fretboard inlays: Black dots
  • Neck profile: C
  • Fretboard radius: 241 mm (9.49″)
  • Scale: 578 mm (22.75″)
  • Nut width: 40.6 mm (1.6″)
  • Nut made from synthetic bone
  • 20 Narrow Tall frets
  • Pickup: 2 Standard humbuckers
  • 1 Volume control and 1 tone control
  • 3-Way switch
  • Single-ply white pickguard
  • 6-Saddle hardtail bridge
  • Chrome hardware
  • Die-cast sealed machine heads
  • Ex-factory stringing: NPS .009 – .042
  • Colour: Daphne Blue

24. Ibanez GRGM21-BLT

Ibanez GRGM21-BLT

Ibanez GRGM21-BLT; mikro series, 3/4 size electric guitar, 56,4cm scale, basswood body, bolt on maple neck, maple fretboard, 24 medium frets, 41 nut width, black dot inlays, fixed bridge F106, pickups 2 infinity R H-H humbucker; electric volume, tone and 5 way switch; colour: blueburst


25. Höfner Shorty Cadillac Green

Höfner Shorty Cadillac Green

Electric Guitar

  • A classic from the ’80s
  • Body: Basswood
  • Neck: Maple
  • Neck attachment: Bolt on
  • Fretboard: Jatoba
  • 24 Frets
  • Scale: 628 mm
  • Nut width: 42 mm
  • Pickup system: 1 Höfner humbucker
  • Fixed tailpiece and bridge
  • Instrument length: 82 cm
  • Colour: Cadillac Green
  • Includes a bag

26. Fender Squier Mini Stratocaster IL PK

Fender Squier Mini Stratocaster IL PK

Electric Guitar

  • Build: Mini Stratocaster
  • Body: Poplar
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Indian Laurel
  • Scale: 578 mm
  • Nut width: 40.6 mm
  • 20 Medium frets
  • Pickup: 3 Standard single coils
  • 5-Way switch
  • Vintage style bridge with string-through-body construction
  • Colour: Pink

27. Fender Squier Mini Jazzmaster MN OW

Fender Squier Mini Jazzmaster MN OW

Electric Guitar

  • Body: Poplar
  • Bolt-on neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Maple
  • Fretboard inlays: Black dots
  • Neck profile: C
  • Scale: 578 mm (22.75″)
  • Nut width: 40.6 mm (1.6″)
  • Fretboard radius: 241 mm (9.49″)
  • Nut made from synthetic bone
  • 20 Narrow Tall frets
  • Pickup: 2 Standard humbuckers
  • 1 Volume control and 1 tone control
  • 3-Way switch
  • Single-ply white pickguard
  • 6-Saddle hardtail bridge
  • Chrome hardware
  • Die-cast sealed machine heads
  • Ex-factory stringing: NPS .009 – .042
  • Colour: Olympic White

28. Fender Player Series Jaguar PF BLK

Fender Player Series Jaguar PF BLK

Electric Guitar

  • Alder body
  • Maple neck
  • Pau Ferro fretboard
  • Matte neck finish
  • 22 Frets
  • Nut width: 42 mm
  • Scale: 610 mm
  • Pickups: New Player AlNiCo III Humbucker (Bridge) and New Player AlNiCo II Jaguar Single Coil (Neck)
  • Volume and tone controls
  • 3-Way switch
  • Coil split switch
  • Standard Sealed machine heads
  • Vintage-style bridge with floating tremolo
  • Strings: Fender .009 – .042 (Article Ne 133191)
  • Colour: Black

29. Fender Mustang MN SNB

Fender Mustang MN SNB

Electric Guitar

  • Body: Alder
  • Bolt-on neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Maple
  • Black dot fretboard inlays
  • Neck profile: C
  • 22 Medium jumbo frets
  • Scale: 610 mm (24.02″)
  • Fretboard radius: 241 mm (9.49″)
  • Nut width: 42 mm (1.65″)
  • Nut made from synthetic bone
  • Pickup: 2 Mustang single coils (bridge and neck)
  • 1 Master volume knob and 1 master tone knob
  • 3-Way toggle switch
  • 6-Saddle string-through-body Strat hardtail bridge with curved steel saddles
  • 3-Ply Mint Green pickguard
  • Standard cast / sealed machine heads
  • Nickel / Chrome hardware
  • Ex-factory stringing: Fender USA 250R NPS .010 – .046 (article no. 104112)
  • Colour: Sonic blue

30. Ibanez GRGM21-WNS

Ibanez GRGM21-WNS

Ibanez GRGM21-WNS; mikro series, 3/4 size electric guitar, 56,4cm scale, basswood body, bolt on maple neck, maple fretboard, 24 medium frets, 41 mm nut width, black dot inlays, fixed bridge F106, pickups 2 infinity R H-H humbucker; electric volume, tone and 5 way switch; colour: walnut sunburst


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