Authentic 60s style aluminum shielding under scratchplate to reduce inducted hum and static noise.
- Reverse polarity middle position pickup plus auto bypass of dummy coil in positions 2 and 4.
- Thomas’ secret weapon – a ‘No treble loss’ condenser in the volume pot circuit.
- Switchable dummy coil for reduced hum and less glassy tone with overdrive sounds via the Thomas Blug ‘Bukka’ switch, (push-push action) on the second tone control.
- Body: Alder with hand applied graphics
- Neck: Hard Maple – Bolt On
- Fingerboard: 7 1/2″
- Frets: 21
- Tuners: Wilkinson® Deluxe WJ55D EZ-Lok™
- Vibrato: Wilkinson® WVCD
- Scale: 25.5″/648mm
- Pickups: 3 Wilkinson® Single Coils, Aged ivory
(N) WVS (M) WVSM rw/rp(B) WHCC
(Back tone push/push hum-cancelling extra coil)
Controls: Volume, 2 Tone, 5-Way Selector
- Scratchplate: 3-ply distressed
- Hardware: Nickel
Offers always welcome. Thanks for looking!
String gauge and setup of guitar is unique to each player and their personal preference. All guitars leaving the Retrotone Guitar shop have been inspected and setup to a playable condition by our in house technician before being shipped.
** This is a used guitar and therefore may have cosmetic imperfections and blemishes such as swirls, dings, scratches, etc. not visible in photos. If you are concerned about cosmetic issues please call our shop or come by during normal business hours and we will further describe the guitar.
Retrotone Guitars is a brick and mortar store in Armuchee, Georgia. All guitars are inspected and set up by our inhouse technician. Buyers are encouraged to ask questions before placing an order. Please do not hesitate to contact the store directly.
2020 Vintage V6MRHDX Summer of Love