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G&L Fullerton Deluxe S-500 Maple Fingerboard Electric Guitar  3-Tone Sunburst 

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Elegant looks meet phenomenal tone.

When Leo Fender and G&L first introduced the S-500 in in 1982, it was packed with innovations Leo had developed over the decades since his creation of the traditional double-cutaway bolt-on-neck guitar in the 1950s. The Fullerton Deluxe S-500 brings you that guitar, bundled with some of the most popular options from G&L's individual build choices. From the wide-range MFD (Magnetic Field Design) single-coil pickups, with their robust output, sparkling highs and meaty lows, to the new Dual-Fulcrum tremolo bridge, renowned for its silky smooth action and and tuning stability, the S-500 was a true step forward in electric guitar design. The icing on the cake was Leo's new PTB (Passive Treble and Bass) circuit, which greatly expanded the range of available tones on the instrument, as well as the Expansion Switch that enabled new pickup selection variations beyond the normal 5-way switch. Available in stunning Blueburst, Honeyburst and 3-Tone Sunburst finishes that set off the grain of the solid swamp ash body, the guitar comes with a premium hardshell case.

FEATURES
  • Gloss-finished solid swamp ash body
  • 25.5"-scale hard-rock maple neck with 22-fret, 9.5"-radius maple fingerboard
  • Leo Fender-designed MFD single-coil pickups with passive treble and bass (PTB) circuit, 5-way pickup select plus expander switch
  • Leo Fender-designed dual-fulcrum tremolo bridge, sealed, die-cast, split-shaft tuners

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Fullerton Deluxe S-500 Maple Fingerboard Electric Guitar Specifications:

Body
  • Body shape: Double cutaway
  • Body type: Solid body
  • Body material: Solid wood
  • Top wood:
  • Body wood: Swamp ash
  • Body finish: Gloss
  • Orientation: Right handed
Neck
  • Neck shape: Modern Classic
  • Neck wood: Hard-rock Maple
  • Joint: Bolt-on
  • Scale length: 25.5 in.
  • Truss rod: Dual-action
  • Neck finish: Satin
Fingerboard
  • Material: Maple
  • Radius: 9.5 in.
  • Fret size: Medium jumbo
  • Number of frets: 22
  • Inlays: Dot
  • Nut width/material 1.687 in. (42.8 mm) Bone
Pickups
  • Configuration: SSS
  • Neck: MFD single-coil
  • Middle: MFD single-coil
  • Bridge: MFD single-coil
  • Brand: G&L
  • Active or passive pickups: Passive
  • Series or parallel: Parallel
  • Piezo: No
  • Active EQ: No
  • Special electronics: Mini-toggle expander switch
Controls
  • Control layout: Volume, treble, bass
  • Pickup switch: 5-way
  • Coil tap or split: No
  • Kill switch: No
Hardware
  • Bridge type: Tremolo/Vibrato
  • Bridge design: G&L Dual-Fulcrum
  • Tailpiece: Not applicable
  • Tuning machines: Split shaft
  • Color: Chrome
Other
  • Number of strings: 6-string
  • Special features:
  • Case: Hardshell case
  • Accessories:
  • Country of origin: United States
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