Construction: Solid neck-through construction, tilt-back head stock, zero-fret, and through-body string anchoring. Standard with two adjustable truss rods. Optional with multi-species neck laminations and three full length carbon fiber reinforcement rods.
Woods: Standard with laminated solid sapele body and wenge fret board. Custom wood choices available. Click here for more information on wood choices.
Scale Length: 33.5 inches.
Neck Specs: Width at nut: +/- 3.5” (87.5 mm) Width at last fret: +/- 5.0” (127 mm) Thickness at nut: +/- 1.0” (25 mm) Thickness at body: +/- 1.13” (28.25 mm) Flat, no radius.
Dimensions: Overall length: +/- 45.5" (115.5cm) Overall width: +/- 9.5" (24cm) Weight: Depends on wood choices. Normally between 8 and 10 pounds.
Frets: 25 Frets, nickel-silver extra jumbo (Stew-mac 154). zero-fret is Jescar Evo gold. Standard with parallel frets, fanned frets are available.
String spacing: Nut: .293" (7.44mm) Bridge: .413" (10.5mm) with 21mm gap in between
Body Shape: Standard with custom hornless minimalist body. Customized body shapes available.
Control cavity covers: Solid matching hardwood, fully shielded.
Fingerboard: Standard with quarter-sawn Wenge. Custom woods available.
Finish: Water-based ultra-hard musical instrument lacquer. Hand rubbed satin baby's butt finish. Optional traditional oil finish available.
Inlay: Available with Genuine abalone or MoP 8mm dots at D2, 5, D7, 9, D12, 15, D17, 19, D22. Custom inlay options available.
Side dots: Available with 2.8mm Genuine Abalone, same locations as above. Customizable.
Hardware color: Choice of black, gold, or chrome. Upgradeable.
Strap: Includes standard black 2"-inch web strap with Marvel strap locks in choice of gold, chrome, or black. Luxury leather strap upgrades with Schaller strap locks available.
Pickups: Standard with gold or chrome case alnico 5 humbuckers. Bartolini humbuckers and/or Graph Tech Ghost Acoustiphonic piezos highly recommended. Optional with custom Bartolini dual-channel active preamp curcuits and/or Ghost Hexaphonic MIDI output. Customizable.
Controls: Standard bass tone, melody tone, nested volume, side mount stereo output. Optional three-way pickup switches, stereo/mono switch, dual mono output, etc. Customizable.
Bridge System: Standard with custom chrome-plated solid brass monoplate and chrome-plated brass saddles. Through-body string anchoring with chrome ferrules. Optional Graph Tech tusq, or Graph Tech stringsaver saddles. Optional individual solid brass “12-Tone” bridge plates for fanned frets, custom string spacing, and/or tonal purity.
Tuning: Standard with straight fourths (bass bottom) tuning. Also available with "Chapman Stick" style inverted fifths tuning, mirrored fourths tuning, matched reciprocal, Daiss tuning, and others. Crossed or uncrossed. Custom tunings available.
Intonation: "Buzz Feiten Tuning System" compensated offset.
In the Box: Instrument, strap with locks, method books, tool kit, extra .009 string, stereo output cable.