S71 HIGHLY-MODDED VARIAX JAMES TYLER JTV-69, LUTHIER NECK MADE IN USA, HANDWOUND PICKUPS, SCHALLER DA VINCI TUNERS.

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S71 HIGHLY-MODDED VARIAX JAMES TYLER JTV-69, LUTHIER NECK MADE IN USA, HANDWOUND PICKUPS, SCHALLER DA VINCI TUNERS.

1590,00

This is a brand-new Variax James Tyler JTV-69S (1st gen.) highly-modded by S71 Guitars in Switzerland with a Conversion 24.75 (Gibson scale) « Luthier » neck Handmade in Rochester, NY, USA in American Black Walnut and a rare Lacewood fretboard. A full-set of real Handwound Pickups « 1968 Voodoo » replicas Handmade in EU by a true Vintage expert. Schaller Made in Germany « DA VINCI » High-end tuners. All that with a superb and lightweight Alder body made from the renowned Yamaha craftsmanship. James Tyler fast-loading Two-point Tremolo with Godin L.R-Baggs Piezo saddles.

Includes all the amazing Variax Built-in HD technology which delivers a wide variety of classic guitar models—each with exceptional detail, feel and response. Choose from an amazing collection of vintage electrics. Or inspire your playing with rare acoustics and eclectic instruments. You can even access alternate tunings—including Open G, DADGAD, Drop D, or any other custom tuning—with the turn of a knob.
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Description

 
  • Top quality Lightweight Alder body with a modern design and « contoured heel » to improve hand access, crafted by Yamaha and finished in a perfect high-gloss Black.
  • Superb piece of American Black Walnut 24.75 conversion neck (Gibson scale) Handmade by luthier in Rochester, NY, USA.
  • Rare Lacewood Radius 12 fretboard with 21 Medium/Jumbo frets and Clay-off White inlays.
  • Custom Shop « C » profile .84/.92 (21/23mm) similar to Fender CS2 shape. (full details at the bottom)
  • Graph Tech Canada « Nubone » nut, definitely the best nut. 20 years of research to develop the Nubone model.
  • Handfinished with Tru-oil and Wax by Birchwood Casey on the neck the exact method as used on Musicman necks.
  • Real Handwound Pickups « VooDoo » replicating the 1968 Jimi Hendrix sound on «  electric Ladyland ».
  • Authentic details and scatter wound winding (winded w/out machine only by hand just like in the 50’s, 2 hours of winding per Pickup). Handmade in EU by Alex, a true Vintage expert.
  • Staggered Alnico V with resistance:
  • Neck – 6.1 K / Middle – 6.1 K / Bridge – 6.5 K. These pickups have a slightly brighter sound in the middle range. (Black Pickups covers can be swapped for « whites » at no cost)
  • Line 6 Variax HD electronic that allows you to simply plug the guitar and play with unlimited sounds from Vintage Strats to Les Paul Gibsons with the turn of a knob but also connect your Variax to a computer with an included VDI cable and Variax Workbench HD software who gives you complete control over every element of your Variax guitar tone—so you can build the instrument of your dreams. Mix and match a wide range of body styles and pickup models to create your own unique guitar. The software takes you far beyond what’s possible in the physical realm so you can build virtually any guitar imaginable.
  • James Tyler “fast-Loading” Two-point high end Tremolo equipped with Godin L.R. Baggs Radiance Hex « Piezo » saddles.
  • Fast-load your string directly from the top by simply hooking the ball-end in the back of the saddles.
  • DA VINCI Schaller made in Germany tuners. “Elegance in Tune » with a unique window specially hardened and UV-resistant.
  • The Da Vinci™ is a state-of-the-art tuning machine featuring flawless construction, ultra smooth action and unparalleled tuning stability.
  • Hardcase and Custom Shop certificate included.
 
NEW Guitar. Sold with an ABS Hardcase Gator style, certificate from the Custom Shop and invoice (see our terms and conditions on the site).
 
S71 Guitars is a professional seller registered in the Swiss Commercial Register.
 
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American Luthier Handmade neck specs:

  • Rare Lacewood on superb American Black Walnut
  • 21 Jescar “Medium, Jumbo” Frets. Height – .047″ Width – .104 »
  • “Clay”/Off-White face and side dots.
  • Dual action truss rod with heel adjustment.
  • 24.75″ Conversion Scale (This neck is meant to convert a 25.5″ scale guitar to 24.75″).
  • .846″ Thick at 1st fret.
  • .928″ Thick at 12th fret.
  • Nut Width: 1 11/16
  • Heel Width: 2 3/16
  • Radius:12
 
Proudly Built in the USA.