Pascal Langelaar from Dutch Guitar and Bass manufacturers Aristides Instruments introduces the brand new 020 model at Musikmesse 2013. Listen to the guitar in the video below.
Like the 010 guitar, the Aristides 020 is a one-piece construction made out of Arium, equipped with two Seymour Duncan humbuckers (SHN2 and TB4) switchable through a 3way toggle switch and a push/pull volume pot and a Graph Tech NW2 bridge. Arium is developed by Dutch engineer and genius in acoustic science Aristides Poort. The tonematerial is extremely hard and its unique cell structure is responsible for the unprecedented quality of sustain and resonance.
|Model 020||Body & neck one piece construction, integrally layered with Arium|
|Fretboard||First grade rosewood with pearl inlays.
Compound radius, from 10" at the nut to 16" at the bridge.
|Nut||Graph Tech (Black TUSQ).|
|Frets||22 Medium jumbo frets.|
|Strings||D'Addario Nickel Wound XL .010 - 0.46.|
|Machine Heads||Hipshot Griplock Tuners.|
|Neck Width||1.65" (42mm) width at the nut to 2.05" (52mm) at the 12th fret.|
|Neck Profile||C-Shaped, 0.79" (20mm) thickness at the nut to 0.87" (22mm) at the 12th fret.|
|Scale||24 9/16" (624mm).|
|Weight||7.7 Lb (3,5 Kg).|
|Pickups||Seymour Duncan SH2N (neck) & Seymour Duncan TB4 (bridge).|
|Controls||One master volume audio pot (push/pull), one master tone audio pot.|
|Switch||3-way Toggle Switch.|
|Bridge||Graph Tech Resomax NW2.|
|Case||SKB Guitar Case.|
|Accessories||Leather strap with Aristides logo.|
|Special Feature I||Microchip with unique scannable code inside body.|
|Special Feature II||Magnetic removable truss rod cover|
For more info visit www.aristidesinstruments.com