Suhr Classic Antique HSS in Olympic White American crafted guitar
This remarkable Suhr Classic Antique with HSS pickup configuration and Olympic White Nitro finish offers players a most impressive contemporary playing experience designed to inspire and thrill any studio or touring musician. Essentially Suhr have taken a much loved familiar shape and infused it with the very best of all specifications, as well as loading it with some stunning pickups and creative intuitive circuitry. This guitar is equipped with a very popular sought after Even C Medium profile with rolled edges and a 9″-12” compound fingerboard radius Rosewood fingerboard. Stainless steel frets offer silky smooth bending and long-lasting playability. Every Suhr receives a PLEK fret dress to ensure the very best possible string action, playability and intonation. Alder body is one of the most popular guitar body woods of the 1960’s and is favored by blues and rock players for its strong, clear, full-bodied sound, with beefy mids and excellent lows. Finished in an extremely thin nitro-cellulose lacquer that features natural checking and light aging. The SSCII is the Suhr proprietary silent single coil system. The SSCII is installed inside the body of the guitar and works with traditional single coil pickups. It reduces 60 cycle hum and has no impact on tone, no batteries to change – just transparent noise reduction.
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This is what Suhr have to say about this lovely Classic Antique HSS in Olympic White - Our customers have asked for an instrument that has a vintage look and feel, without sacrificing playability and tone. Enter the Classic Antique. We designed this guitar to ensure it preserves the spirit of a vintage instrument while performing like a Suhr. Impeccable craftsmanship and attention to detail ensure that every neck pocket is tight, every fret is perfectly dressed, and that every instrument is ready for peak performance before leaving our facility.
The nitro-cellulose lacquer finish and our proprietary antiquing process make each Classic Antique feel like it has been loved for years. The Classic Antique now includes: our innovative SSCII (Silent Single-Coil) hum cancelling system, a vintage tinted nitrocellulose neck with stainless steel frets, and a Maple fingerboard option This Classic Antique features a quarter-sawn Maple neck with Indian Rosewood fingerboard. The neck is tinted and finished in nitro-cellulose lacquer, giving it an authentic vintage look and feel.
Body Shape: Classic
Body Wood: Alder
Body Finish: Nitro-cellulose Lacquer
Aging Level: Light - Includes Checking & Light Dings
Pickguard: Parchment 3-Ply
Neck Wood: Extra Tinted Maple
Fingerboard Wood: Indian Rosewood or Tinted Maple
Neck Back Shape: Even C Medium .840"-.920"
Fingerboard Radius: 9"-12" Compound
Frets: Medium Stainless Steel (.055"x.090")
Nut: 1.650" Tusq
Neck Finish: Nitro-cellulose Lacquer
Aging Level: Light
Bridge Pickup: SSV Humbucker (black)
Middle Pickup: ML Standard
Neck Pickup: ML Standard
Tuning Machines: Suhr Locking
Bridge: Gotoh 510 with steel block
- Brand: Suhr
- Condition: New
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