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Roland GC-1 GK Ready Stratocaster Electric Guitar  
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      A Stratocaster® Equipped to Drive the V-Guitar category products by Roland.

      The Roland GC-1 GK-Ready Stratocaster guitar is one of the V-Guitar Series, an authentic Fender Stratocaster guitar equipped with a special Roland divided pickup with a 13-pin output. The GK-Ready Stratocaster GC-1 can be used with both standard guitar equipment and revolutionary Roland V-Guitar category products like the GR-55 and VG-99.

      Roland V-Guitar category products like the GR-55 and VG-99 put the unlimited potential of digital technology into the hands of guitarists everywhere. To harness this power, Roland developed the GK Divided Pickup, a special pickup that allows each of a guitar’s strings to be processed independently. Connecting the GC-1 guitar to a V-Guitar System opens up a world of magical music expression to the guitarist, including instant alternate tunings, transforming the guitar sound into another instrument entirely, and much, much more.

      As a guitar, the GK-Ready Stratocaster GC-1 is a 100% authentic Fender Strat guitar, with the same legendary sound and feel that players have loved for over 50 years. It features a solid contoured alder body, maple neck (with rosewood or maple fingerboard), three single-coil pickups with 5-way switching, a Fender synchronized tremolo bridge, a 3-ply pickguard, American in-line tuners, and chrome hardware.

      Includes gig bag.

      Features
      • Alder contoured body
      • 25.5" scale maple neck
      • Rosewood or maple fretboard
      • 22 Medium jumbo frets
      • 3 Fender single-coil pickups
      • 5-Way pickup selector
      • Master volume control
      • Tone control for neck and middle pickups
      • Embedded Roland GK divided pickup
      • 13-pin output
      • Fender synchronized tremolo bridge
      • 3-ply pickguard
      • Chrome hardware
      • Includes gig bag

      The GC-1 is not simply a guitar—it goes beyond guitar. Order yours today.

       
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      RolandGC-1 GK Ready Stratocaster Electric Guitar
       
      3.7

      (based on 3 reviews)

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      67%

      of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

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          • Jamming (3)
          • Practicing (3)

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          (4 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          I LIKE THIS GUITAR SO MUCH I OWN TWO

          By johnjet6

          from LIttle River, SC

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          Pros

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Jamming
              • Practicing
              • Recording
              • Rock Concerts
              • School Bands
              • Small Venues

              Comments about Roland GC-1 GK Ready Stratocaster Electric Guitar:

              I purchased my first RR Strat new in 1995. I liked it so much I bought an other (with some upgrades) used two years ago.

              I have been playing guitar for 45 years and think this is, without a doubt the best value in the market place. I own 25 guitars and if I had to keep just one this would be it.

              The only thing I had to change was the strings which come med/light out of the box. Anyone who plays synth guitar knows the more mass the better the tracking, so I have been using Fender Stainless Steel 10's, which, when initially done, required a little tweaking in the setup. Other than that one change, the guitar is perfect.

              The stock pickups sound fine and have that Stratocaster versatility. Both of my guitars stay in tune well and, also common to Stratocasters, are very comfortable to play.

              If you are looking to branch in to synth guitar I would recommend no other guitar (I have played and owned different brands as well)

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              (1 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

               
              1.0

              Don't judge a book by its cover!

              By Mo

              from Laval Canada

              About Me Experienced

              Pros

              • Good Tone
              • Solid Electronics

              Cons

              • Fret Buzz
              • Poor Quality Craftsmanship

              Best Uses

              • Jamming
              • Practicing

              Comments about Roland GC-1 GK Ready Stratocaster Electric Guitar:

              Neck not aligned with bridge. Strings not spread properly on the nut. Fret buzz, fret are sharp and wider than neck. Need complete rework on set up and finishing.

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              (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Great Guitar

              By Con

              from delray beach florida

              About Me Professional Musician

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              Pros

              • Fun To Play
              • Good Feel
              • Good Pick Up
              • Good Tone
              • Solid Electronics

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Jamming
                • Practicing
                • Recording
                • Rock Concerts
                • School Bands
                • Small Venues

                Comments about Roland GC-1 GK Ready Stratocaster Electric Guitar:

                whether you are a pro or a beginner you will love this guitar

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