The V6HMRLB has the appearance of a battle-hardened road warrior with an ultra-gloss finish, but comes equipped with the added benefit of some modern embellishments.Featuring a balanced pair of Wilkinson WVS vintage-voiced Alnico V pickups, with staggered, chamfered edge pole pieces, for authentic tone and contemporary power in the neck and middle positions. A Wilkinson double coil WVC pickup in the bridge position provides high output and hum cancelling operation.Good things come to those who wait ? but who has the time for that? The Vintage ICON Series replicates the beautiful, worn-in look and feel of an instrument that has paid its dues, without investing the lifetime's worth of woodshedding, rehearsing, performing and travel. This is a guitar thatÿalready looks like your lifetime companion; the best part is your journey is just beginning. Play on.A Vintage ICON electric already looks like your lifetime companion; the best part is, your journey is just beginning. Play on.
V6 FeaturesBody:Eastern poplar body provides resonance, tone and 'correct weight' comfort, enhanced with correctly radiused contoured body.Vibrato:The Wilkinson WVC vibrato bridge featured on the Vintage V6 is a masterpiece of detail. Positive location, 6 screw design provides return to pitch accuracy; perpendicular bend, high grade steel saddles enhance tonality and 'snap'. Ground base plate corner provides authentic looks. Stagger drilled cast block significantly enhances return to pitch accuracy and classic vintage tone. The 'push-in' delrin-bushed arm with variable tension provides the arm feel that suits your style.Pickups:Featuring a balanced pair of Wilkinson WVS vintage-voiced Alnico V pickups, with staggered, chamfered edge pole pieces, for authentic tone and contemporary power in the neck and middle positions. A Wilkinson double coil WVC pickup in the bridge position provides high output and hum cancelling operation.Controls:Single master 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.MachinesÿHeads:Wilkinson WJ55 patented E-Z-Lok machine heads. Simple, effective locking action for increased tuning stability. Staggered string post heights provide correct string rake angle for smooth vibrato action and correct playing tension.Neck:Hard rock Maple with classic Vintage 'soft C' profile for instant comfort, speed, accuracy and great feel.Fingerboard:Traditional 10" radius fingerboard provides positive feel and superior playability.Frets:22 Medium profile frets add to comfort, accuracy and overall positive feel of the Vintage V6.Nut:43mm Graphite nut, smooth and friction free.Headstock:Classic Vintage headstock design for balance and visual appeal.