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D'Angelico Premier Series EXL-1 Hollowbody Electric Guitar with Stairstep Tailpiece
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Based on John D'Angelico's original flagship archtop design, the Premier Series EXL-1 delivers the classic, warm jazz box tone of smoky nights in New...Click To Read More About This Product
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Classic jazzbox tone and stylish Art Deco looks.
Based on John D'Angelico's original flagship archtop design, the Premier Series EXL-1 delivers the classic, warm jazz box tone of smoky nights in New York City jazz clubs. Signature art-deco elements—skyscraper truss rod cover, carved headstock, stair step tuners and tailpiece—supply elegant looks, while the Duncan-Designed floating mini-humbucker brings the naturally punchy mids and warm acoustic resonance to life. If you play jazz, you've always wanted a guitar like this one.
- Gloss-finish archtop hollowbody with laminated maple back and spruce top
- Bound 25.5"-scale maple neck with 16"-radius 22-fret rosewood fretboard
- Duncan-Designed floating mini-humbucker
- Compensated top rosewood floating bridge, Grover "Stairstep" tuners
Own the archtop you've always wanted—order your EXL-1 today.
- Body shape: Archtop
- Body type: Hollow body
- Body material: Laminated
- Top wood: Spruce
- Body wood: Maple
- Body finish: Gloss
- Orientation: Right handed
- Neck shape: C standard
- Neck wood: Maple
- Joint: Set-through
- Scale length: 25.5 in.
- Truss rod: Dual-action
- Neck finish: Gloss
- Material: Ovankol
- Radius: 16 in.
- Fret size: Medium jumbo
- Number of frets: 22
- Inlays: Mother-of-pearl Split block
- Nut width: 1.687 in. (42.8 mm) Bone
- Configuration: H
- Neck: Floating humbucker
- Brand: Duncan Designed
- Active or passive pickups: Passive
- Series or parallel: Parallel
- Piezo: No
- Active EQ: No
- Special electronics: None
- Control layout: Master volume, tone
- Pickup switch: 3-way
- Coil tap or split:
- Kill switch: No
- Bridge type: Other
- Bridge design: Compensated top rosewood base
- Tailpiece: D'Angelico Stairstep
- Tuning machines: Grover Rotomatic Stairstep
- Color: Chrome
- Number of strings: 6-string
- Special features: Neck binding
- Case: Gig bag
- Country of origin: Indonesia
Musician's Friend Gold Coverage
Gold Coverage goes above and beyond the manufacturer's warranty to protect your gear from unexpected breakdowns, accidental damage from handling and failures. This plan covers your product for one, two, three or up to five years from your date of purchase, costs just pennies per day and gives you a complete "no-worry" solution for protecting your investment.
Gold Coverage Includes:
- Unexpected and unintentional spills, drops and cracks
- Normal wear and tear
- Power surges
- Dust, internal heat and humidity
Other plan features include:
- For products over $200, No Lemon Policy applies. If it fails for the same defect 3 times, it is replaced on the 4th breakdown. (Does not apply to failures due to drops, spills, and cracks)
- For products under $200 experiencing the above failures, a Musician's Friend gift card will be issued for the full price of the product + tax.
- Shipping fees covered if required for repair or replacement
- Plans are transferable in the event merchandise is sold
- Plans are renewable on new gear
*Limitations and exclusions apply. See terms and conditions (Opens in new window) for program details
Term for New Gear begins on date of purchase but does not replace the store return policy or manufacturer coverage.