Novax – Charlie Hunter Solidbody 8-string
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The Charlie Hunter 8-string guitar is a result of the collaborative design efforts of Charlie Hunter and Ralph Novak. All critical specifications – scale lengths, electronics and pickups, string spacing and neck dimensions – are the same as Charlie Hunter’s current instrument. Charlie and Ralph perfected this 8-string guitar by investing years of careful analysis of numerous prototypes. This unique instrument allows you to drive the rhythm section with solid, deep bass while comping or soloing rich guitar riffs at the same time, live. Both registers have clarity and tone unmatched by conventionally fretted instruments thanks to the Fanned-Fret® system. Now, you can explore new musical horizons offered only by the Charlie Hunter 8-string.
Body wood – Mahogany.
Fretboard wood – Ebony
Side dots only
Electronics Stereo, passive.
Finish Natural satin
Bridge Proprietary Novax individual bridge system
|Novax® patented Fanned-Fret® system: for unsurpassed tuning accuracy, ease of playing, solid, deep bass and rich guitar tone.
|Individual Bridges: for excellent string-to-string crosstalk rejection giving you a more focused tone. Graphite saddles
|Stereo Electronics: Individual outputs for 3 bass strings and 5 guitar strings
|Custom Bartolini pickups: Specially designed for the Charlie Hunter 8-string
|2 1/16″ Nut width
|Hear Charlie Hunter play his 8-string. If your interested in seeing the master work out up close, we HIGHLY RECOMMEND seeing “Right Now Live” by the Charlie Hunter Quintet.
Hard shell case included. Shipping not included.
|ALL NOVAX® GUITARS ARE MADE IN USA