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Suhr Modern Burl Trans Purple Burst Electric #JS1T1Q - Used  From John Suhr

Burled Maple top on Mahogany with a reverse headstock!


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Condition: Used, Excellent

Some guitars just ooze cool and this beautifully spec'd out custom Modern from Suhr is no exception! This machine is built for speed and power with a reverse headstock, recessed bridge, 11" - 16" radius, and two screaming hot Aldrich humbuckers. 

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About Manufacturer

At Suhr Guitars, we don’t merely produce some of the finest hand-crafted guitars and amplifiers – we produce dreams that inspire musical passion and artistic creativity. Our fervent dedication to the highest quality standards possible, our famous fanatical attention to detail, our ears for tone, and our love for music ranging from rock to country to jazz to blues to pop to metal to fusion are all evident in every instrument we produce. The passion to build the very best possible is the underlying current of what Suhr Guitars is all about. From there comes the vision of John Suhr to design and create the best instruments possible. From there the skill of experienced master craftsmen, technological know-how, and the hard work of dedicated employees who truly love what they’re doing take over to produce modern works of art that discriminating artists and musicians will savor for a lifetime.


Model: Modern

Serial: JS1T1Q

Year: 2019

Weight: 6.95 lbs


Body Wood: Genuine Mahogany, 2-Piece

Body Top Wood: Burl Maple, 2-Piece, 3/16"

Body Countours: Arm, Hand, & Tummy

Body Binding: Scraped Binding

Chambering: Chambered

Sound Hole: None

Body Top Color: Trans Purple Burst

Body Color: Natural

Body Finish / Aging: Gloss

Body Inlay: None

Input Jack: Side Jack, Black

Bridge: Gotoh 510 - 2 Post, Bent Saddles, Steel Block, Black, Recessed

Bridge Recess: Recessed

Strap Button / Screw Color: Black

Electronics Mount: Rear Route

Control Plate: NA

Pickguard: NA

Tremolo Cavity Cover: Standard, Black Satin

Control Cavity Cover: Black Satin


Neck Wood: Genuine Mahogany

Neck Color: None

Neck Finish: Satin

Neck Tint / Aging: None

Neck Back Shape: Modern Elliptical .800 - .850

Neck Binding: None

Fingerboard Wood: Ebony

Fingerboard Radius / Roll: 11" - 16", Extra Roll

Fingerboard Scalloping: None

Frets: 24, Stainless Steel, Jumbo

Side Dots: Abalone

Fingerboard Inlay: None

12th Fret Inlay: Double S, Abalone

Headstock: Reverse Original

Headstock Top Wood: None

Headstock Color: Black

Headstock Finish: Gloss

Nut: 1.650, Tusq, Black

Logo: Inlay, Mother of Pearl

Tuning Gears: Suhr Locking, Black


Neck Pickup: Aldrich, Neck, Black

Bridge Pickup: Aldrich, Bridge, Black

Pickup Selector: 5-Way Blade, Black

Optional Electronics:

Controls: Volume, Tone

Knobs: Black Metal

Case: Hardshell