In 1976 Floyd Rose invented the locking vibrato tailpiece/bridge.It gained popularity in the 1980's by its use by popular rock guitarists, who used its ability to stay in tune even with extreme changes of pitch. It uses a double-locking design the was revolutionary at the time and has been listed as one of the "Top 10 Most Earth Shaking Guitar Innovations".
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The following tabs detail what you will receive with our Solid Body Electric Guitar Plan #5:
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Scale: 25.5" (647.7mm) Body Maximum Length = 18.09" (459.2mm) Body Maximum Width = 12.60" (320.2mm) Body Thickness = (44.5mm) 1-3/4" Number of Frets = 22 Nut Width = 1.65" (42mm) Fretboard Width at 22st Fret = 2.22" (56.5mm) Fretboard Maximum Thickness = 3/16" (4.75mm) Fretboard Radius = 9.5" (241.3mm) Neck Reinforcement = 18" Dual Action Adjustable Truss Rod with Hex Nut. Adjustable at Headpiece Neck Attachment: (4) Neck Bolts w/ Neck Attachment Plate. Alternate Attachment w/ (4) Neck Bolts and Furrels Peghead Type: Standard Flat GLS Type Alternate Peghead Type 14 Degree Peghead w/ Several Alternative Headpiece Configurations Tuning Machines: Schaller M6 Tuners; 16:1 Gear Ratio (6) Left for Standard Strat
Number of Pickups: 2 Neck & Bridge Pickups: Based on Seymour Duncan Stag Mag SH-3 with Alnico II Magnets. Hot Pickups - 16.2 K Ohms Each.
Pickup Control: 5-Way Selector CRL Switch Position 1: Bridge Pickup Active (C&D) Position 2: Neck Pickup & Bridge Pickup Active (B&C) Position 3: Neck (A&B) and Bridge (C&D) Active Position 4: Neck (A only) Active Position 5: Neck (A&B) Active
Tone Controls: (2) 500K AudioTaper Pots Volume Controls: (1) 500K Audio Taper Pot Bridge: Floyd Rose Tremelo System w/ Locking Nut Jack: Standard Side Mounted 1/4" Mono Phone Plug w/ Jack Plate
Solid Body Electric Guitar Plan #5 Content:
Guitar Plan Showing Top of Entire Guitar, Inc. Fretboard & Headpiece Guitar Back View Guitar Left Side View Lateral Section Through Body Longitudinal Section Through Body, Neck & Peghead Neck Sections @ 1st, 6th and 12th Frets Alternate Neck Attachment Detail w/ Furrels & Neck Bolts Body Cavity Layout Showing all Routed Cavities for Pickups, Wiring, Controls Etc. Alternate Headpiece Layouts & Detail Detailed Wiring Diagram Fret Spacing Table
The Included Template Sheet provides you with the following template layouts:
Body + Cavity Routing Template for Body Shape, Pickup and Control Cavities, Wiring Channels Neck Profile & Plan Incl. Headpiece & Tuner Layouts Alternate Headpiece Layouts w/ Tuner Layouts Pickguard Routing Template Fretboard Routing Template, Incl. Fret Positions and Fretboard Radius Guides Detailed Routing Templates for Floyd Rose Tremelo System