In search of an electric semi-hollow guitar that would produce the best tones, Collings extensively developed and tested ideas until they hit gold with the Collings I-35. Hosting a vintage inspired design, this instrument features modern electronics hardware features Gotoh SG301 tuners, Kluson tune-o-matic bridges and tailpieces, and low-wind Lollar imperials for brighter tones and consistent playability.
Other specifications include:
Construction Semi hollow w/ maple center block Body Maple laminate Top Maple laminate Neck Honduran mahogany Body Binding Non-grained ivoroid Fingerboard Binding Non-grained ivoroid Peghead Binding None Bridge Kluson ABR-1(nickel-plated zinc w/ retaining wire) Tailpiece Kluson Stop Tailpiece (nickel-plated zinc, steel studs) Fingerboard Ebony w/ Parallelogram Fingerboard Inlays Soundhole F-holes (unbound) Pickups Lollar Low Wind Imperial Humbuckers Pots/Caps CTS 500K/ Jupiter Vintage Yellow Knobs Black top hat Pickup Rings Black Nut 1 11/16" Scale Length 24 7/8" Neck Joint Extra long mortise & tenon Frets Medium 18% nickel-silver Peghead Veneer Ebony w/ MOP Collings logo Peghead Profile Haircut Tuners Nickel Gotoh w/ Collings logo Wiring 50s style Fingerboard Radius 12" Guitar Finish High gloss nitrocellulose lacquer Pickguard Black/Cream/Black Truss Rod Cover Black/Cream/Black Strings D'Addario NYXL1149 (.011" - .049") Body Length 17 5/8" Body Depth 1 5/8" Lower Bout Width 15" Total Length 40" Case Deluxe Hardshell case by Ameritage 6 lbs 15 oz #181108
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