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REVIEW VINTAGE V100AFD Doug Doppler  often found in these respective positions. Key Features Solid Mahogany Body with Carved Maple Cap and Flame Maple Veneer Set 24.75” Mahogany Neck with 22 Fret Rosewood Fingerboard Wilkinson® WJ44 Tuners it right, so you might as well do it right.” This commitment to quality does not stop at the While I don’t tend to buy instruments based on factory. Each instrument gets a new set of looks, this guitar is drop dead gorgeous. That D’Addario XL-110 strings and a thorough setup said, what was most impressive was how it felt upon arrival in the States. under my fingertips and sounded to my ears. Tune-O-Matic Bridge The fretwork was excellent, the action was set While this guitar is far from your average low enough to wail away yet high enough to beginner’s 2x Volume and Tone, Controls dig in, and the G String stayed refreshingly in impressed by Trev’s take on the subject, “If a 3-Way Pickup Selector tune. The neck angle joining the body is three kid gets a bad guitar he thinks it is him, when in Straplocks Included degrees and the headstock angle is right around reality it is the guitar. What we’re trying to do is Wilkinson® WVHZ Double Coil Pickups instrument, I was particularly fifteen. In combination with properly machining give them the best possible guitar we can. We Based in the UK and manufactured to Trev the nut, Wilkinson believes this allows you to know it’s an aspirational industry and that’s fine, Wilkinson’s Vietnam, get the proper down tension from the tailpiece but coming in you deserve the best guitar you the V100AFD delivers a combination of exacting specs in to the bridge necessary to get the G string to can possibly afford. You’ll stay in the industry, crafts