Old World Aesthetics and Modern, Full-Bodied Tonal Range
2012 Rick Turner Model 1 Lindsey Buckingham.
This 2013 NAMM (actually built in 2012) Rick Turner Lindsey Buckingham Model 1 weighs just 6.70 lbs. and has an 11 3/4 inches wide and just under 2 1/2 inches deep, solid Honduras mahogany body with two 'soft' cutaways. The top of the body and the face of the headstock are purfled with an intricate marquetry design over black pyralin.The top of the guitar has a 'custom' 4 inch diameter 'rotating' rosewood panel (to which the pickup is fitted) also with intricate marquetry around the edges. Three-piece maple neck with two mahogany center strips and a very wide nut width of just under 1 3/4 inches, a scale length of 24 3/4 inches and a wonderful really thick profile. Veneered rosewood headstock face with Rick Turner "Lions-Head" emblem in gold with black circular border. Headstock with identical black pyralin and purfled 'marquetry' border. Rosewood 'specific' shaped truss-rod cover with single screw. Individual Gotoh 510 chrome tuners with heart-shaped metal buttons. Serial number stamped in blind on top edge of headstock. 'Slab' rosewood fretboard with 24 medium-jumbo frets and New Zealand Paua shell dot position markers and side dot markers. 'Rotating' Rick Turner hot-wound magnetic hum-cancelling pickup in the neck position with an output of 15.20k. Rick Turner Piezzo system pickup in the bridge position. Five controls including passive master volume, passive master tone with push/pull coil-tap, sweep control for quasi-parametric EQ, EQ 12db boost/cut, magnetic/piezo blender and two-way mini toggle switch for engaging 'QP' EQ and one status LED for 'QP' EQ. Ebonized metal control knobs with ribbed sides and metal tops. Nashville style Tune-O-Matic Piezo bridge with individual custom-made metal saddles and chrome stop-bar secured by three screws and custom rosewood 'battery cover. Circular rosewood control cavity cover on back of body secured by one screw. This mint (9.50) condition guitar is housed in the original Access Stage 3 HT electric guitar heavily-padded black gig-bag (9.50). (#1536).
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