Heritage Guitars Standard H-530 Natural #AI21014

In stock

£2,849.00

Superb quality and great spec guitars from the original Kalamazoo Factory! This beautiful guitar also weighs under 6lb!

This fully hollow, double cutaway is the lightest guitar in our lineup. Constructed using the same laminate maple rim set as our H-535 model, the open construction and lack of a full center block, allows this guitar to breathe naturally. The addition of a set of Lollar P-90s, provides warm and growling tones that many players seeking a vintage tone desire.

The H-530 is for those looking for a thinline hollow body with versatility to play both jazz and rock.

In the late 1800s, Orville Gibson arrived in Kalamazoo and began designing his own range of mandolins. Over time his company grew to become one of the world’s premier musical instrument manufacturers. Some of the world’s finest guitars were built at 225 Parsons Street from 1917 to 1984.

Some of the former senior employees wanted to continue the tradition of handcrafting beautiful, high quality electric guitars in Kalamazoo. In the spring of 1985, they bought space at the iconic factory, much of the original guitar-making equipment, and the rest is history.

Jim Deurloo, Marv Lamb, and JP Moats (the founders of Heritage) had a combined total of 84 years of guitar-building experience when the company began. In time, Bill Paige and Mike Korpak joined as co-owners. Today, Jim, Marv, and Bill are still active in the daily business and their wealth of knowledge continues to live through our next generation of luthiers.

We introduced our first Heritage guitar, the H-140 solid body single cutaway electric guitar, at the 1985 NAMM show in New Orleans. Over the years, we have built a small array of various instruments. We now focus exclusively on making the world’s greatest hollow, semi-hollow, and solid body electric guitars.

    Body

  • Colour: Natural
  • Body: Laminated Flame Maple

    Neck

  • Number of Frets: 22 Jescar Medium Jumbo
  • Scale Length: 24.75"
  • Fretboard Wood: Solid Rosewood
  • Fretboard Inlays: Dots
  • Nut Material : Corian
  • Fingerboard Radius: 12"
  • Neck Wood: Solid Mahogany
  • Neck Shape: Standard

    Hardware

  • Bridge Hardware: Locking Bridge and Tailpiece

    Electronics

  • Bass Pickup: Lollar Dogear P90
  • Treble Pickup: Lollar Dogear P90
  • Pickup Switching: CTS 500K Potentiometers, Vishay .022uF Capacitors, Switchcraft Toggle Switch and Pure Tone Input Jack
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Body

Colour

Natural

Body

Laminated Flame Maple

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Neck

Number of Frets

22 Jescar Medium Jumbo

Scale Length

24.75"

Fretboard Wood

Solid Rosewood

Fretboard Inlays

Dots

Nut Material

Corian

Fingerboard Radius

12"

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Neck

Neck Wood

Solid Mahogany

Neck Shape

Standard

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Hardware

Bridge Hardware

Locking Bridge and Tailpiece

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Electronics

Bass Pickup

Lollar Dogear P90

Treble Pickup

Lollar Dogear P90

Pickup Switching

CTS 500K Potentiometers, Vishay .022uF Capacitors, Switchcraft Toggle Switch and Pure Tone Input Jack

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Additional Info

Weight

5lb 15oz

Accessories

WORLD GUITARS IS NOT YOUR AVERAGE GUITAR STORE!

We have been hand-selecting, photographing, setting up and selling high end guitars for over 30 years. In this time we have always understood just how important it is to get the setup right. The best guitar in the world can feel very average if it's not setup properly. We have always made this a priority on every single guitar that leaves World Guitars.

The guitar arrived today WOW!! It's fantastic and has exceeded my expectations in all respects. The build quality and finish are outstanding as is the feel and the sound. I only had an hour to play with it but I can't wait to get it plugged in again. Please pass on my thanks to Patrick Eggle who I hope to see at the London Acoustic guitar show again this year when I can thank him in person. Thanks also to you and the team at World Guitars, you really showed a personal interest in my order from start to finish including the delivery which went totally to plan. I would certainly recommend you to my friends. A cut above other major guitar stores I have visited and used.

John, UK