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G&L ASAT Classic 'S' Electric Guitar Blonde 

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Overview
  • Bolt-on construction
  • 25-1/2" scale
  • Leo Fender-designed G&L MFD single coil pickups
Description & Specs
  • MSRP:
    $2,100.00
  • Your Savings:
    - $525.00
  • Your Price:
    $1,57500

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      A factory-modded version of Leo’s final word on the traditional single-cutaway bolt-on axe.

      The G&L ASAT Classic 'S' is a factory-modded version of Leo’s final word on the traditional single-cutaway bolt-on axe. First created in 2004 by the G&L Custom Creations team, the ASAT Classic 'S' later joined the line as a standard model in 2008.

      The basic idea for this kind of arrangement has been long established in the Nashville session player scene, where players often install a Strat® middle pickup in the middle position of a Telecaster® and swap the 3-position pickup selector with a 5-way unit.

      Back in 2004, The G&L Custom Creations Department dediced to build an instrument similar to the formula adopted by the Nashville guys but with a distinctly G&L flavor with ASAT Classic MFD pickups in place of Alnico Tele pickups, and the S-500 MFD in place of the Strat pickup. The CCD team decided to ice the cake with a push/pull tone pot that functions the same way as the S-500's mini-toggle switch, enabling additional pickup combinations of neck+bridge or all three pickups together for a unique sonic depth that G&L players love.

      The "S" designation comes from both internal designation for this instrument, due to its use of the S-500 middle pickup, and "Session" in homage to the origin of this guitar configuration.

      Features
      • Bolt-on construction
      • 25-1/2" scale
      • Leo Fender-designed G&L MFD single coil pickups
      • Swamp Ash body
      • Hard-Rock Maple neck with Maple fingerboard
      • G&L C-shaped neck with 12" radius and 1 5/8" nut-width
      • 100% natural bone nut
      • 22 medium jumbo frets, nickel, Plek dressed
      • 12:1 ratio, sealed-back tuners
      • Traditional boxed-steel bridge with individual brass saddles
      • 5-position pickup selector, volume, tone with push/pull pickup expansion enabling neck+bridge or all 3 pickups together

      Experience the genius of Leo's contribution to the guitar-playing world. Order today.

       
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