mcinturff guitars

This high-end solidbody is a very skilled jack-of-all-trades.

Though it shares visual design cues with a lot of iconic axes, Terry McInturff’s new Spitfire is a kind of a “Super-Duper Strat”— a single-coil-driven beast that uses onboard electronics to generate the myriad tone options hot rodders love.

The Spitfire’s secret weapon, as powerful as the Royal Air Force stalwart from which it takes its name, is McInturff’s Mini-Q passive tone filter, which mimics the characteristics of the Pultec EQ found on so many great studio desks of the classic rock era.

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