Vintage V6 ICON Electric Guitar ~ Distressed Firenza Red
The V6MRFR has the appearance of abattle-hardened road warrior, but comes equipped with the added benefitof some modern embellishments. A trio of Wilkinson WVS vintage-voicedAlnico V pickups give the guitar the perfect balance between scorchinghighs, rich mids and plummy low end. The Wilkinson vibrato bridge,meanwhile, features a stagger-drilled block which radically improves theguitar's intonation, whilst maintaining incredible return-to-pitchaccuracy.
Good things come to those who wait “ but whohas the time for that? The Vintage ICON Series replicates the beautiful,worn-in look and feel of an instrument that has paid its dues, withoutinvesting the lifetime's worth of woodshedding, rehearsing, performingand travel. This is a guitar that already looks like your lifetimecompanion; the best part is your journey is just beginning. Play on.
Eastern poplar body provides resonance, tone and ˜correct weight' comfort, enhanced with correctly radiused contoured body.
TheWilkinson WVC vibrato bridge featured on the Vintage V6 is amasterpiece of detail. Positive location, 6 screw design provides returnto pitch accuracy; perpendicular bend, high grade steel saddles enhancetonality and ˜snap'. Ground base plate corner provides authentic looks.Stagger drilled cast block significantly enhances return to pitchaccuracy and classic vintage tone. The ˜push-in' delrin-bushed arm withvariable tension provides the arm feel that suits your style.
Balancedset of Wilkinson WVS vintage-voiced Alnico V pickups, with staggered,chamfered edge pole pieces, for authentic tone and contemporary power.Reverse wound, reverse polarity centre pickup provides hum cancelling inswitch position 2 and 4. Wilkinson double coil pickup in the bridgeposition provides high output and hum cancelling operation.
Singlemaster Volume control with Tone control 1 for the neck pickup, and ˜Custom Mod' Tone control 2 for both the middle and bridge pickup. Five-way selector switch.
WilkinsonWJ55 patented E-Z-Lok machine heads. Simple, effective locking actionfor increased tuning stability. Staggered string post heights providecorrect string rake angle for smooth vibrato action and correct playingtension.
Hard rock Maple with classic Vintage ˜soft C' profile for instant comfort, speed, accuracy and great feel.
Traditional 10" radius fingerboard provides positive feel and superior playability.
22 Medium profile frets add to comfort, accuracy and overall positive feel of the Vintage V6.
43mm Graphite nut, smooth and friction free.
Classic Vintage headstock design for balance and visual appeal.
The V6„¢ is an original Vintage ICON Series guitar, designed and created by and the UK Vintage design team.