Information about Vintage® V100 Reissued Series Electric Guitar in Flamed Thru Wine Red
The rock-solid combination of mahogany bodies and set necks, matched to top quality Wilkinson hardware and pickups means the Vintage V100 really sings!
In terms of looks and attitude, few guitars can match the out and out appeal of the Vintage V100. Offering an extraordinarily high level of specification, the build quality and constructional detail of the Vintage V100 includes a solid mahogany body and neck mated in true 'set neck fashion for maximum tone-enhancing rigidity. An accurately-carved gently arched body top additionally adds to the V100s distinctive look. The mahogany and maple tonewoods are the ideal recipe for the kind of sounds that this style of guitar is renowned for smokey, sultry, sweet-toned bluesy licks with a warm jazzy feel from the neck pickup help soothe the soul with an emotional calm.
Charging to the other extreme with a flick of the 3-way selector switch allows the back pickup to rage and rampage through high gain amplification like no other. The Vintage V100 is a perfect example of Trev Wilkinsons fascination with tone. Whilst working in California, Trevs development work in the guitar industry led him to a meeting with the father of the humbucking pickup, Seth Lover. Recognising a kindred enquiring and inventive guitar spirit, Seth Lover imparted to Trev the exact specification of the mythical pickup units he designed, and that same authentic vintage voiced recipe is what Trev uses in the V100s humbuckers to ensure you can get that elusive iconic tone from the Vintage V100.
The V100s rock solid chassis allows for positive string anchoring and location with the precision-manufactured Tune-O-Matic bridge and stop bar tailpiece. On the elegantly-shaped headstock, a set of three-a-side Wilkinson WJ44 tuners offers both the precise tuning feel and accuracy youd expect from this type of guitar and of course the correct look, too.
The Trev Wilkinson-designed Vintage V100 features a unique evolutionary body shape with a graceful descending bass side shoulder and an ingeniously designed offset heel providing improved access to the dusty-end of the guitar's upper frets and opening up your playing.
Colour Flamed Trans Wine Red
Body Mahogany with carved flame maple cap
Neck Mahogany Set Neck
Fingerboard Radius 12"
Nut Width 42.5mm
Machine Heads Wilkinson® WJ44
Hardware Colour Chrome
Pickups 2 Wilkinson® Double Coils (N) WOHZBn (B) WOHHBb
Controls 2 Volume/ 2 Tone/ 3-Way Lever
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