quilted maple

Carvin Custom Shop''s California Single

San Diego, CA (December 6, 2007) - Carvin''s newest guitar, a sleek Custom Shop creation with a mahogany body and a set neck, is debuting online a little earlier than its scheduled NAMM rollout.

The California Single, or CS6, features a single cut-away design with a neck that actually sets five inches into the body and extends underneath the neck pickup for greater stability and sustain. The guitar is equipped with two of Carvin''s tone enhancing Classic Humbuckers. Optional features include a quilted maple top and S22 chrome or gold covered pickups. The guitar lists for $3599 but the company is currently taking advance web orders at a special price below its direct cost of $1479.

Carvin CS6 California Single Carved Top Guitar
  • set neck construction
  • 25" scale length
  • mahogany body with 20mm highest quality flamed maple top
  • mahogany neck, flamed maple headstock overlay w/ gold logo
  • 1.69" neck width at the nut, 2.23" at the 22nd fret
  • ebony fingerboard, 12" radius
  • abalone dot inlays
  • chrome hardware
  • M bridge - tune-o-matic bridge set in body with strings fed through, other bridges available
  • Sperzel locking tuners
  • 22 medium-jumbo frets, .103 wide X .048 tall
  • C22J & C22B humbuckers
  • master volume, push/pull tone/coil splitter, 3-way pickup selector
  • 38.5" long, 12.8" wide body, 2.2" thick at center of body, 1.62" thick at edge
  • 8.5 lbs

For more information:
Carvin CS6

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