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Product Ref: 18299
The Rickenbacker 330 12 String Semi Acoustic Guitar has been beautifully crafted from maple which has been fashioned into a distinctive and double cutaway design, providing a stylish instrument. The 330's maple hollow body produces a tastefully rich, full,warm tone, with plenty of mid bite. The choice of a hollow body, and also its unique double-cutaway body shape, keeps the guitar lightweight and provides beautifully intricate voicing, as well as full access to the higher frets. It lightweight design also allows you to play for longer, making it an ideal choice for gigging musicians. Boasting a beautiful Fireglo finish, the Rickenbacker 330 12 String is visually stunning.
This Fireglo Rickenbacker features a Rosewood fingerboard that's mounted to a maple neck for added stability as well as a stylish look. This rosewood fingerboard also helps keep the tone mellow and offers some sparkle to the highs, and also thickens up the lows. The set neck achieves an extraordinary amount of sustain. With its slim, sleek design and excellent low action, the guitar's neck produces a tight and warm tone with the maple offering a snappy attack with sizzling highs and firm lows.
Situated at both the neck and bridge, the Rickenbacker features a set of high gain single coil pickups, offering a distinctive Rickenbacker sound which is accented by a traditional shaped sound hole. Producing a powerfully warm tone that features excess amounts of over drive to give it a tremendous amounts of sustain, the pickups' high gain provides punch and thickness to the tone, providing an excellent midrange and plenty of volume. The neck pickup delivers the perfect amount of girth and sustain for when you need raw power, whilst the bridge pickup provides a clean tone with a sixties style for times when clarity is needed. When used together, they produce an incredible amount of Rickenbacker's distinctive jangley tone with a beautiful resonance.