Skip to main content
Dean

Dean V 79 Flame Maple Electric Guitar Transparent Cherry Burst

SKU #L81894000001000
48-Month Financing*
Add To Wish List
629.0 $629.00
Or
14 $14/mo. with 48 months financing*
Limited time
More ways to pay:
Lease-to-own with Progressive Leasing. Learn more
Loyalty Points Icon
Loyalty Points Icon
Earn 5,032 reward points
($50.32 in credit)
Inventory Msg Check Mark Inventory Msg Exclamation In Checkout Promo Inventory Msg Download Icon
In Stock & Ready to Ship
Most orders placed before 3 p.m. ET ship same day (except weekends and holidays).
  • Free Shipping
  • Flexible Financing
  • Lowest Price
  • Ships Internationally
Product Warranties Icon Product Warranties Icon

Gold Coverage Protection

Protect your gear

Chevron Right Icon
Overview
The Dean V 79 Flame Maple guitar has been a staple of the company's lineup since 1977. This V initially found favor with German hard rock guitarists; today, you'll find it in the hands of many thrash and metal musicians. Its classic mahogany body features a flame maple top with a beautiful gloss finish. The mahogany neck is set-in for maximum sustain. It has a comfortable C-shaped profile with a headstock that matches that body's contours, a look that screams "Dean." The Indian rosewood fretboard has a flat 12" radius, perfect for sweep picking, speedy runs and tuneful bends.

Dean loads the V 79 with a pair of DMT Series Time Capsule humbuckers, capturing the tone of late ’70s to mid ’80s models. Time Capsules use ceramic magnets to achieve their hot output. Expect thick mids and strong lows—these ’buckers have serious bite.

Other features include Grover tuners, a tune-o-matic tailpiece, and elegant body and fretboard binding.

Features

  • Mahogany boy with flame maple top
  • Mahogany neck with C-shape profile, Indian rosewood fretboard
  • Dual DMT Series Time Capsule humbuckers, 3-way switch
  • Tune-o-matic bridge, Grover tuners

Resurrect the ’70s with this classic V. Order your Dean today.

Specs

V 79 Flame Maple Electric Guitar Specifications:

Body
  • Body Type: Other Solid Body
  • Top wood: Flame Maple
  • Body wood: Mahogany
  • Body finish: Gloss
Neck
  • Neck shape: C
  • Neck wood: Mahogany
  • Joint: Set-in
  • Scale length: 24.75"
  • Truss rod: Dual-action
  • Neck finish: Gloss
Fingerboard
  • Material: Rosewood
  • Radius: 12"
  • Fret size: Jumbo
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Inlays: Abalone Dot
  • Nut width/material: 1.69 in. (43 mm)
Electronics
  • Configuration: HH
  • Neck: Proprietary Humbucker
  • Bridge: Proprietary Humbucker
  • Control layout: Individual volume Master tone
  • Pickup switch: 3-Way
  • Special electronics:
Hardware
  • Bridge type: Fixed Bridge
  • Bridge design: Individual Saddle
  • Tailpiece: String thru body
  • Tuning machines: Die-cast Sealed
  • Color: Chrome
Other
  • Number of strings: 6 String
  • Case: Sold Separately
  • Orientation: Right Handed
  • Country of Origin: India
Q&A

Questions & Answers

Do you have questions about this product?

Prop 65 Warning Icon
WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm www.P65Warnings.ca.gov.
Shop with a Friend
Free Shipping
  • Free Standard Ground shipping (48 contiguous states, some overweight and Used/Vintage items excluded).
  • Orders placed before 3 p.m. ET usually ship the same business day.
Learn More
2-Year Free Warranty on Guitars

Every guitar or bass you purchase from Musician's Friend (electric or acoustic, New or Open Box) includes two years of protection from manufacturer defects.

Contact Us for Details
We're Here for You

Our Gear Advisers are available to guide you through your entire shopping experience. Call or Chat for expert advice and to hear the latest deals.

Contact Us
gear adviser
Want to customize your own bundle?
Our Gear Advisers are ready to help.
Our contact center is currently closed.
Request a Callback
Proactive Advisor Support Chat