durable Copper plated aluminum body with classic lines and dimensions,
fabricated and finished by Alumisonic Inc. to the finest detail
front to back. The Classic Alloy Vintage Copper guitar is a
true timeworn copper finished instrument with the feel and performance
of the highest quality components and workmanship and with the
benefit of weighing a total of only 7.0 lbs.
Thin copper on 6061 aluminum enhances resonance with increased
potential for sustain. Along with our custom Vintage Copper
inlayed P90 pickup (fastened deep into an extended internal
neck mounting block) the custom African Padouk neck enhances
the sound and body with incredible depth, warmth of tone and
As an aluminum instrument the Classic Alloy is noticeably
capable of a greater spectrum of harmonic frequencies (low
and high) then its traditional wood predecessors. Due to the
greater response of the 6061 alloy along with its preferred
hollow (or custom semi hollow) body configuration, lower pitch
notes project a fatter frequency along with incredibly pure
sounding crystal clear resonance overtones. Mid to upper octave
notes carry through with an excellent harmonic clarity and
fullness that would be impossible to achieve with any other
This instrument is available in 2 copper finishes both with
reliced nickel hardware and our Vintage Copper Clad Pickguard.
The Naturally Tarnished body option is plated and polished
copper in its earlier stages of natural oxidation. The Aged
Copper body option is specially treated with a natural process
to advance the effect of years of neglect in the elements.
Both copper body options are not clear coated and will tarnish
naturally over time and use. Other options for this instrument
also include 4 different style neck pickups and 2 bridge pickups.
The options of custom internal resonance chambers made from
your choice of Aluminum, Ash, Mahogany or Basswood can also