Deimel Guitarworks / FIRESTAR »MARS GOLD« / Mars Gold / Guitar For Sale
This Firestar model in »Mars Gold« metallic features the classic Tune-O-Matic/Stoptail bridge and two Deimel hand wound PAF type pickups with split option. Coming with a true tortoise celluloid pickguard this very classy looking Firestar is made for beautiful Jazz/Rock sound. It has a versatile use with its HB split options in connection with our piezo pickup.
The circuit is customized towards 2 HB pickups. Therefore the switch section from left to right out of the playing position is the following: piezo (on/off), split neckHB, split bridge HB.
This guitar is custom made for you.
Building time is currently 10 months.
Body: Red Alder, three-piece
Neck: Maple, figured
Fretboard: Indian Rosewood
Inlays: MOP dots
Frets: 21, Wagner medium jumbo
Scale length: 25.5”, compound radius 9.5” to 12”
Neck shape: Medium fat 59JM
Headstock: Black fiber with pearl logo inlay, 6R
Nut: Unbleached bone
Glue: Bone glue
Color: Mars Gold
Pickguard: White four-ply perloid center; aged aluminum nickel control plates
Pickups: Curtis Novak JM-V/JM-90 bridge + neck; built in piezo
Pickup covers: black
Bridge: Mastery M1
Vibrato: Duesenberg RL Tremola
Tuners: Gotoh Kluson style SD510, aged
Knobs: Witch hats, black
Switches: slider switches: piezo (on/off), serial/parallel for both pickups, surf switch; 3-way toggle with gold contacts
Case: Hiscox with Deimel logo
Deimel Guitarworks, Germany
Deimel Guitarworks is an expert in uniting vintage design cues of well known classic electric guitars by exacting quality and adding contemporary features. Looking backwards never felt so futuristic as when playing a Deimel guitar.
Giving an unimpeachable tool to a musician but also mirroring his/her unique style is their absolute goal.
Frank Deimel has been building guitars since his early adolescence and started his professional business in 1998. Since 2007 the artist Kora Jünger expanded the companies profile with her particular expertise for design and visual approaches.
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