Boutique type design and styling along with expanded tonal options for session-style guitar at a reasonable price are the hallmarks of the new G290 FAT. Higher grade materials and hardware components along with improved build processes provide a more luxurious feel and look. A 5-way switch for the two humbuckers expands the tonal options from thick and meaty humbucker sounds to glassy and sparkling single-coil sounds for the utmost in sonic versatility.
Features of the G290 FAT:
Flamed Maple Top on Swamp Ash Body delivering punch with accented high-mids, but lightweight.
New VTH-77 pickups that clean up nicely to get great classic rock and bluesy tones to cover a wide variety of musical genres and playing styles.
An uncompromising Cort CFA-III Tremolo system featuring stainless steel saddles, solid machined steel block, and steel baseplate to provide greatly improved sustain, faster and punchier pick attack and a more coherent and balanced fundamental tone.
The Cort Staggered Locking Machineheads offer precise and reliable tuning as well as easier and quicker string changes.
The 5-way switch is custom-wired to provide glassy and sparkling single-coil sounds in the 2nd and 4th positions as well as the full-bodied and powerful humbucker sounds in the bridge, middle and neck positions.
Hand-selected Birdseye Maple neck and fingerboard provide a luxurious look as well as a strong high-midrange that helps you cut through the mix.
Compound Radius Fingerboard(12-15.75) for easy playability.
Newly designed Ergo-V neck profile and shape provides more comfort at any position across the entire neck for enhanced playability.
The adjustable spoke nut hotrod truss rod ensures smooth and precise setting of the neck bow.
BODY: Swamp Ash
TOP: Flamed Maple
NECK: Birdseye Maple
FRETBOARD: Birdseye Maple
TUNERS: Cort – Staggered Locking Machineheads
BRIDGE: Cort – CFA-III Tremolo
PICKUPS: Voiced Tone VTH-77 Set
ELECTRONICS: 1 Volume & 1 Tone, 5 Way Switch
STRINGS: D’Addario- EXL120