In an ongoing quest toward classic late 50's tone, the Hurricane '59 takes the Hurricane shape, utilises 50's construction techniques including the fabled hide glue, adds some familiar '59 appointments and edges ever closer to the hallowed 'Burst' spec.
 

 

BODY:                    One piece Premium African Mahogany 

TOP:                       Premium Eastern Maple Flame Top

BINDING:              Vintage ABS

NECK:                 One piece Old Growth Quartersawn Honduran Mahogany Neck, Long Tenon 50's construction

BINDING                Vintage CAB 

SCALE:                    24.625" Vintage

TRUSS ROD:        Single Action with Maple Truss Rod Fillet

FINGERBOARD:   Premium AAA Indian Rosewood Fingerboard

INLAYS:                  50's Celluloid Trapezoid

NUT:                        6/6 Nylon, 43mm

RADIUS:                 12"

NECK PROFILE:   '59 Profile - Depth at 1st Fret: 22.5mm - Depth at 12th Fret: 24.5mm (Approx as carved by hand)

FRETS:                     Jescar 45100 10% Nickel 

PICKUPS:                 Vintage Spec SB '59 PAF Neck & Bridge

CONTROLS:           4 x CTS SSS Vintage Taper 500k Pots, Premium PIO Cap, Switchcraft Toggle and Jack

HARDWEAR:          Faber Aged Nickel ARB-1 Bridge & Tailpiece, Faber Aged Tuners with Pearloid Buttons

FINISH:                 Aged '59 Burst, 100% Nitrocellulose Finish, lightly aged, vintage formulated and non plasticised

Accessories:

Hiscox Liteflite Case

Ivison Guitars COA

£ TBA