The ultra-cool Collings 290 DC offers uninhibited access to the upper region of the fingerboard and a remarkable array of tones--from near-Strat spank to full-on Brit-rock crunch. As with all Collings electrics, there's not a hint of mud to be found in the sound, and every note across the neck rings clear and true at any volume. Priced with hard case by Ameritage.

Select solid mahogany body and neck
High gloss nitrocellulose lacquer finish
Unbound "Haircut" headstock
15 Degree headstock angle
Ebony peghead overlay with inlaid Collings logo
Rosewood fingerboard
Long mortise and tenon neck joint w/contoured heel
22 Frets, neck joins the body at the 22nd fret
Medium-Fat "C" neck shape
12" Fingerboard radius
1 11/16" Bone nut
24 7/8" Scale length
Medium 18% nickel-silver fretwire
Grained ivoroid dot fingerboard inlays
Fully adjustable truss rod
Black or cream pickup covers and black or amber top hat knobs
Dual Lollar soapbar P90 pickups
1950's Style wiring scheme
CTS 500K pots and Xicon caps
Switchcraft toggle switch and output jack
Tonepros Nashville tune-o-matic bridge and tailpiece
Nickel Gotoh SG301 tuners w/ vintage-style buttons 1:18 ratio
Recommended string gauge - D'Addario EXL-115 (.011"-.049")
Serial No. 290DC14214

Year Condition Color Case
Call Brand New Faded Crimson None


The Music Emporium
Joe Caruso
Lexington, MA
11:17 PM
Regular Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday: 11am-6pm Wednesday and Thursday: 11am-8pm Sunday: Closed

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