Essex SX Vintage Style Strat Black – Left Hand
SX Vintage Series 62 S style custom handmade electric guitar
Any way you look at it, this is an amazing guitar for the money
The SX Vintage Series 62 style Custom Handmade Electric Guitar features a genuine Alder Tone Wood body and bolt on maple neck with a beautiful 21 fret Rosewood fretboard.
The double offset cutaway body is comfortable and instantly recognisable. There are nickel silver semi jumbo frets and a beautifully tinted neck that shows subtle quilting, all adding to the vintage look. The multi ply pickguard has also received the vintage touch complimenting the luxurious gloss finish perfectly.
There s a vintage style tremolo, 3 custom wound Single Coil pickups, 1 Volume and 2 Tone controls plus a 5 way Switch for maximum tonal versatility. There are even Kluson style geared machine heads usually only found on more expensive guitars.
The 3 custom wound Single Coil pickups will cover virtually any style, Jazz, Fusion, Blues, Rock, and even some Metal tones. The clean tones are where these pickups really shine though. Classic glassy chime and warm tones are easy to dial in from the 1, 3, and 5 selector switch positions . Hard Rock and Heavy metal tones work best on pick up selector switch positions 2 and 4 where the single coil pickups work in reverse phase mode effectively working like a humbucking pickup.
The neck has been hand sanded and finished, then spoke shaven to provide a beautiful early 1960 s neck profile that sits comfortably and effortlessly in your hands.
Your new SX Vintage Series 62 style Custom Handmade Electric has been expertly set up with easy playing Action, Superb Fit & Finish, right out of the box Every guitar is inspected and setup in our workshop before being dispatched to you. Industry standard D addario Nickel wound .009