Duesenberg Fairytale Lap Steel

Duesenberg Fairytale Lap Steel

Duesenberg Fairytale Lap Steel

4 ⭐⭐⭐⭐ This Duesenberg Fairytale Lap Steel has been fully tested and serviced by our team of music experts and works like new. There are some signs of previous use, but what fun is a rental if you don’t use it? Any signs of previous use are minor and superficial and there are no notable marks or scratches. All the photos to the left are of the item you would receive so you can see for yourself (yes, we really have someone downstairs photographing every preloved product). Includes: Hard case NOT included: Tone bar / slide

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The Fairytale is a solid mahogany body, dual pickup Lapsteel Guitar, featuring an integrated capodaster and our brilliant Multibender bridge system. It is the next generation Lapsteel guitar, sporting some improvements over our Pomona 6 Lapsteel introduced in 2008. We are proud to introduce our new Duesenberg Fairytale lapsteel with Goldburst finish and many improved details, like the newest generation of the Duesenberg Multibender, the integrated capodaster, a new pickup combination with the new SingleTwin Domino hum-cancelling singlecoil and our GrandVintage humbucker.

The freely configurable Multibender is operated with the heel of the hand. Up to six levers (one per string) are mountable, which allow you to either raise or lower the notes on the individual strings to a preset setting.
Furthermore the integrated improved capo, which runs along a track on the anodized black aluminum fretboard, enables freedom of movement between all keys without sacrificing the typical lapsteel riffs and licks that rely on open strings.

A roll nut provides tuning stability, while the Duesenberg GrandVintage humbucker and the SingleTwin Domino hum-cancelling singlecoil deliver great tone and transparency in any situation. And the Duesenberg Speed pot controls work with a path of just 70˚ in order to achieve the lapsteel’s typical swelling “wah” effects.

BODY/NECK
Width at nut: 65 mm / 2.56″
Size: 94 x 19 x 4,2 cm / 37″ x 7.48″ x 1.65″
Stringspacing: 54 mm / 2.13″
Scale length: 648 mm / 25.5″
Finish: PUR lacquer
          HARDWARE
Tuners: Duesenberg Z-Tuners, “Art Diego” buttons
Bridge: Duesenberg Multibender
Strings: Duesenberg DSL16 (016-018-026-036-046-056)
ELECTRICS
Pickup (neck): Duesenberg SingleTwin Domino
Pickup (bridge): Duesenberg GrandVintage Humbucker
Wiring: 1 volume, 1 tone, 3-way pickup selector