TMI Custom LPS 2022

Regular price $4,500.00 Unavailable

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This custom hand made prototype guitar is part of my 25th anniversary and is my homage to the man Les Paul. It has a chambered body traced straight from one of my LP specials and made from high quality solid Queensland pine laminate. The neck is also made from the same laminate with a rosewood 24 fret fretboard with zero fret. 

The body contains hand made Tym low output pickups and effects with an active HP/LP filter and a Savage Toecutter running off a single 9V battery located under the small scratchplate under the pickups. See below and/or check my BLOG for full specs.

 

ALL PROCEEDS FROM THIS GUITAR WILL BE SPLIT BETWEEN

 

https://www.indigenousliteracyfoundation.org.au

https://wlsq.org.au

https://communify.org.au

https://www.commongroundqld.org.au

https://msf.org.au

 

THIS IS A SILENT AUCTION ENDING AT MIDDAY 4TH MARCH 2022. THIS GUITAR IS SOLD. MORE COMING WHEN I GET TIME.

 

NECK:

High quality pine laminate.

Indian rosewood fretboard. 

24 medium frets with zero fret.

Large volute. 

6 bolt neck with long tenon. 

Bound with fret end binding. 

Side dot markers.

 

BODY:

Chambered high quality pine laminate.

Bound flat top. 

 

ELECTRICS:

Custom hand made Tym low output single coil pickups with hand made covers.

3 way selector switch with humbucking in middle position.

Volume for each pickup with switchable master tone control.

Switchable HP/LP active EQ.

Switchable Savage Toecutter distortion circuit.

9V battery.

 

HARDWARE:

Gotoh sealed gear tuners.

Bigsby B7 tailpiece.

Tym Bigsby style bridge (modified)

Custom handmade aluminium string guide.

Standard strap buttons.

Tym lightweight aluminium neck plate.

 

FINISH: Amber tinted acrylic lacquer.

SCALE: 25.5"

STRING SPACING: Zero fret: 34mm. Bridge: 49mm

FRETBOARD RADIUS: 12"

PICKUPS: Neck: 4K blade style with 4 alnico 5 bar magnets. Bridge: 4K blade style with alnico 5 and C8 bar magnets. 

STRINGS: Tym 10-52

WEIGHT: 3.5KG

SERIAL NUMBER: 137

WITH HARDCASE

This handmade guitar, like all my prototypes and limited run guitars has small imperfections and visible signs of being handmade (the makers mark). If this is something you're not comfortable with please refrain from bidding. The guitar is covered by the usual warranties. Check my BLOG for more details and pics.
Final price does not include shipping. I will ship anywhere at the buyers expense. 
I will contact the winning bidder within 24 hours of the end of the auction.

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