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The mahogany body allows for a warm dark tone with a exceptional natural feel. As well as this the mahogany body gives the Jim Root Telecaster a light playing experience with a thick tone. The satin lacquer mahogany body has a finish which not only protects the guitar it also looks great on photographs
The Jim Root Telecaster features locking tuners which are convenient and provide a high end performance.These locking tuners offer increased tuning stability allowing you to change strings faster than ever before with ease.
The Fender's maple neck provides bright tonal characteristics, tightening up the sound and giving it plenty of cut. The maple delivers a powerfully sharp punch when the strings are hit hard, whilst still retaining its clarity to allow each note to sing. The neck and fingerboard combination provide the guitar with sparkling, sizzling highs, a thick, firm low end, and an open mid range with a snappy attack.The Jim Root Telecaster neck also features a c shaped profile which provides comfort and speed.The ebony fingerboard offers a darkly alluring appearance which gives you the ability to have a smooth performance and a touch of elegance.As well as this the fingerboard has a 12" radius. This is great for bending notes without fretting out.
The Jim Root Telecaster guitar features incredible EMG 81 pickups which allow the guitar to release powerful sound. Paired with the EMG 60, players can achieve a sharp, punchy attack. The combination of the EMG 80 and EMG 60 creates a dynamic and crystal clear sound. The Jim Root guitar includes a pickup switch and volume knob for control, allowing you to keep a heavy pure tone.
Suffice to say, few guitar players can boast that they are in one of the biggest metal acts in the world, never mind two! Jim Root is one such artist, having spent over a decade in the monumental Slipknot which is still commanding sell out audiences across the world and also playing in Stone Sour with fellow Slipknot member Corey Taylor.