Duesenberg Dragster TV Yellow Electric Guitar #111812 - Used  From Duesenberg

A unique, no frills solid body from the folks at Duesenberg, stripped down and ready to rock!

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Condition: Used, Excellent

With this Dragster, you won't be irritated by any extra knobs and switches, as this is a single pickup rock n' roll machine. The acoustic resonance is stunning, nice and bright, and plugged in, play your favorite AC/DC three chord rock and you'll be in tone heaven! 

We really like the simplicity of this guitar, and we feel like you will fall in love as deeply as we did. If you're a simple kind of man, grab this one and run!

Manufacturer's Description from Duesenberg

"If you ain't first, you're last." And there is no better way to get there than with our Dragster Series. Designed to be the offspring of the 52 Senior, the Dragster just rips with speed and tone. The flat mahogany body and quickness of no binding on the neck, along with our unique coil-tap gives you the ultimate first gear in tone. The Dragsters set-in mahogany neck, wrap-around bridge and uncompromising hardware with just one pickup bring to mind the phrase: pedal to the metal!

 

Duesenberg Guitars

About Manufacturer

Duesenberg Guitars exploded on the scene a few years ago and have been turning heads ever since. These days everyone is playing a Duesey, from Mike Campbell to Bob Dylan to Ronnie Wood. The build quality and price-point are hard to argue with. Here at Sound Pure we always have a healthy stock of Duesenbergs and are happy to special order if our inventory does not suit your needs.

In a unique way Dieter Goelsdorf's Duesenberg design consolidates guitar construction, features and sounds which have written music history. The art deco style design of headstock, pickguard and metal components gives Duesenberg its own eye-catching look, while the body design bases on the old traditional Jazz guitars like being built from the 40s in Europe and in the USA. These design elements are combined with the best possible electric guitar construction values of the 50s: Grand Vintage Alnico pickups, classical Fender scale length plus a Gibson-like fingerboard radius. Most of the vintage-style tailpieces, bridges, tremolos, pickups and controls come with greatly improved details. The light weight plus comfortable position of controls of these stage and studio guitars provide a distinctive playing performance and handling for the most demanding player.

Specifications

Model: Dragster

Serial: 111812

Weight: 6.95 lbs

Body Type: Solid Mahogany with Sound Chambers

Top: Flat

Back & Sides:

Size: 16.5" x 12.6" x 1.77"

Binding: Cream

Pickguard: None

Finish: PUR Lacquer

Neck Joint: Set-in

Neck Material: 1-Piece Mahogany

Nut Width: 1.654"

Neck Thickness 0.8" - 0.95"

Neck Shape: D

Fingerboard: Indian Rosewood

Fingerboard Radius: 14"

Inlays: Cream Dots

Frets: 22, Jumbo

Scale Length: 25.5"

Truss Rod: Steel Dual-Action

Headstock: Black

Tuners: Duesenberg Z-Tuners, Small Buttons

Bridge: Duesenberg Steel Saddle Bridge

Tremolo: Aluminum Stop Tailpiece

Strap Pins: Duesenberg Standard

Hardware Color: Nickel

Pickup (Neck):

Pickup (Middle):

Pickup (Bridge): Duesenberg P-90 Tapped Single Coil

Wiring: 1 Volume, 1 Tone (Speed-Pot), 3-Way Sound Selector 

Case: Hardshell