Manson DR-1 Matthew Bellamy Signature Guitar #48

Reserved

£2,195.00

Bought very recently and in unplayed condition! It has all the boxes ticked too with upgrades of Custom Black Aluminium Hardware, Custom Aluminium Machine Heads, MBK-2 Etched Pickup Cover, Stealth Sustainiac Switches, Coil Split, Sustainiac Stealth Pro Neck Pickup.

Sorry no px on this guitar.

Please note… The UK’s 20% VAT CANNOT be deducted for customers outside the EU or VAT registered musical related companies on this item.

Mansons Say-

Manson Guitar Works are proud to announce an all-new 2016 Manson Matthew Bellamy Signature Guitar, the Manson DR-1. Featuring completely fresh visuals distinct from the existing MB range and a new price point between MBC and full MB signature, the DR-1 was commissioned by Matthew Bellamy during the making of the Muse album Drones.

The new DR-1 model has many features that are new to the MB range. Body wood is swamp ash, a lightweight wood with a unique sound, that is warm, with a sweet top-end and balanced mids. The fingerboard is ebony, noted for its tight sound, dark grain and durability. The back of the neck is finished in matching military green satin lacquer and black Gotoh and Schaller hardware is employed throughout. Woodwork for the DR-1 is manufactured in Europe and final build and assembly is completed here in the UK.

The DR-1 finish is completely new and was directed by Matthew himself during the recording of the album Drones. Development included various prototype models and many months creating the correct finish and visuals to reflect the military nature of the design. Drones 01 and 02 were both reserved for Matthew and feature special distressed finishes to give an even more war decayed visual.

    Body

  • Colour: Military Olive Green
  • Body: Swamp Ash

    Neck

  • Number of Frets: 22
  • Scale Length: 25 1/2
  • Fretboard Wood: Ebony
  • Fretboard Inlays: None
  • Neck Wood: Maple
  • Neck Shape: Soft V

    Hardware

  • Bridge Hardware: Custom Black Aluminium Hardware

    Electronics

  • Bass Pickup: Sustainiac
  • Treble Pickup: Manson MBK-2 Humbucker
  • Pickup Switching: Volume, Tone, 3-Way Pickup Selector, Coil Split, Sustainiac (On/Off & Mode Switch)
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Body

Colour

Military Olive Green

Body

Swamp Ash

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Neck

Number of Frets

22

Scale Length

25 1/2

Fretboard Wood

Ebony

Fretboard Inlays

None

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Neck

Neck Wood

Maple

Neck Shape

Soft V

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Hardware

Bridge Hardware

Custom Black Aluminium Hardware

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Electronics

Bass Pickup

Sustainiac

Treble Pickup

Manson MBK-2 Humbucker

Pickup Switching

Volume, Tone, 3-Way Pickup Selector, Coil Split, Sustainiac (On/Off & Mode Switch)

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Additional Info

Weight

8lb 3oz

Accessories

With Hard Case and Certificate

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