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Walsh Cherry Nezer
Walsh Cherry Nezer
Walsh Cherry Nezer
Walsh Cherry Nezer
Walsh Cherry Nezer
Walsh Cherry Nezer
Walsh Cherry Nezer
Walsh Cherry Nezer
Walsh Cherry Nezer

Walsh Cherry Nezer

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$2,695.00
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Drew Walsh, the luthier behind Walsh Guitars, is a collector of weird and wacky guitars from the 1960s and 1970s. The Nezer draws inspiration from two of his favorites weirdos – a German made Hofner and a Japanese made Swinger.

Every Nezer is different from the last and always incorporates various German and Japanese aethestics. What doesn't change, however, is the silhouette (offset), the 3 piece pickguard, and body thickness (1.6").

This particular Nezer was given some special treatment. It features a gorgeous figured sapele body, 5A makore top, a comfortable roundover carve, a roasted 5A flame maple neck with ebony fretboard, and the best hardware and electronics in the biz. We all know the quality of a guitar is the sum of its parts, and with this guitar no corners were cut.

Other unique features include a plasticizer-free cherry nitrocellulose finish (just like the good ol days, which means it will eventually fade/amber and weather check naturally), extremely versatile McNelly pickups, an inlaid/flush handmade neck plate, a Danelectro-inspired bridge, and a master volume just for the middle pickup which allows for interesting shades of tone.

SPECS:

- Serial #: NEZ0008
- Body construction: chambered
- Body wood: figured sapele
- Top wood: highly figured makore
- Finish: 100% plasticizer free nitro (cherry red)
- Age degree: NOS
- Headstock: Walsh Japanese-inspired
- Neck construction: vintage modern
- Neck wood: roasted 5A flame maple
- Fingerboard wood: ebony
- Nut width: 1 11/16"
- Neck contour: standard C (.84-.92")
- Fretwire: 6105
- Fret number: 21
- Radius: 9.5-12"
- Inlays: clay
- Nut: bone
- Neck finish: hand rubbed oil
- Scale: 25.5"
- Truss rod: heel adjusting spoke
- Logo: firebranded W
- Bridge: US made Danolectro-inspired
- Saddles: brass barrel
- Jackplate: nickel oval
- Tuners: open-gear locking Hipshot
- Pickguard: celluloid nitrate tortoise
- Strap buttons: standard vintage issue
- Controls: Top Hat black/silver
- Truss rod: steel spoke
- Pickups: McNelly Stagger Swagger (N), P-90 (M), PAF (B)
- Wiring Schematic: V-T-Master volume for middle pup, 3-way
- Pots: Emerson CTS 500K
- Capacitor: NOS PIO caps (.033uf)
- Output jack: Switchcraft
- Pickup switches: Switchcraft
- Wiring: vintage
- Additional: treble bleed
- Case: Mono Vertigo
- Paperwork: included
- Strings: Stringjoy custom set (.10-.48)
- Pickguard: celluloid nitrate tortoise
- Knobs: Top Hat black/silver
- Switch tip: amber
- Final weight: 7.0 lbs

PRICING INFO:

- Nezer, Cherry: $2,695.00 (introductory price!)