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Models - S-Caster

The S-Caster is modeled after the original that debuted in 1954.  It retains all of the features and attributes that made this guitar one of the most popular instruments ever.. The S-Caster has a bolt-on neck with optional truss rod systems.  The neck can be all maple or maple with a rosewood fretboard.  The body can be made out of Alder, Swamp Ash, or Korina.  The guitar can be ordered with various pickup options and finish colors.

Specs

Body

Back - Alder, Swamp Ash and Korina 1 or 2 piece, premium grade Top - Optional carved maple, premium grade Pick guard - bound 3 ply Tortoise or a variety of designs and colors

Neck

Neck Shapes - .900” at 1st fret; .850” at 1st fret; .810 at 1st fret .820 at 1st fret; in C, V, or U profile Scale Length - 25.5” Nut Width - 1.625”, 1.653”,  1.687” Neck Radius:  7.5”, 9.5”, compound Neck Wood - Maple and Korina Fretboard - Premium rosewood, Madagascar ebony, Brazilian rosewood, snake-wood, cocobolo, maple Fingerboard Binding - None, maple, pau ferro, coco-bolo, ABS plastic, cellulose butyrate Side Dots - Tortoise, pearl, abalone String nut - bone and Mastodon bone Headstock Overlay - Matched color, maple Headstock Inlay - Vaschenko decal

Electronics

Pickup Configuration:  S/S/S, S/S/H, H/H. Choices include Fender, SD, Klein, Lollar and other custom wound sets Pickup Switching:  5 way toggle Controls - 3 knob volume and tone with toggle option

Hardware

Hardware Finish: Gold or Nickel Bridge - Gotoh or Callaham Tuners: Kluson style or Modern Frets:  Jescar Stainless steel, EVO and Nickel silver in various dimensions Truss Rod: Gotoh SAT or Vaschenko 2-way

Finish

Nitrocellulose lacquer Aniline dyes Burst and solid color selection

Pricing

Standard:  $1,800 base.   Please email for a quote for various wood and electronics upgrades.