PJD guitars are handmade in York from the finest, locally sourced tonewoods, top quality electronics and hardware, including Bare Knuckle, Gotoh and Switchcraft.
This stunning PJD Elite Carey features a chambered mahogany body, paired with a quilted maple top, finished in a beautiful Emerald Green Burst and contrasting black pickguard.
The neck is made from roasted maple, with a custom neck profile based on a standard "C" shape. 25.5"scale length,42mm Tusq nut, Indian rosewood fingerboard with a compound radius 10"/12", and 22 stainless steel Jescar frets. The Elite Carey is fitted with Bare Knuckle "Old Guard" pickups. Gotoh hardtail bridge. Gotoh vintage style tuners. Switchcraft switch and jack socket and CTS 500K volume and tone pots.
The guitar is supplied with a hard case and PJD certificate of authenticity. Leigh Dovey, the creator of the Elite Carey, says this;
"My take on an age old classic design. Using only the highest quality parts and tone woods to meticulously craft each instrument with the greatest attention to detail, the hand carved neck is supremely comfortable, delivering the feel of a heavily played-in vintage style instrument. The body is lightweight and the contoured heel block as standard, allows for ease of access to the top frets".
Top Wood - Quilted Maple
Back Wood - Swamp Ash
Finish - Satin Nitro
Frets - Jescar FW37080
Number of Frets - 22
Scale Length - 25.5"
Neck Wood - Quartersawn Roasted Maple
Neck Depth At Nut - 23mm
Profile - Standard C Shape
Fretboard Radius - 10"/12"
Finish - Nitrocellulose
Width of Fretboard At The Body - 56.5mm
Width of Fretboard At The Nut - 42mm
Fretboard Wood - Indian Rosewood
Nut - 42mm Bone
Bridge - Gotoh
Tuners - Gotoh
Hardware Finish - Nickel
Bridge Pickup - Bareknuckle Old Guard Humbucker
Neck pickup - Bareknuckle Old Guard Humbucker
Controls - Switchcraft switch and jack socket; CTS 500K volume and tone pots
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