The Peerless Renaissance Custom 40th Anniversary comes with an archtop jazz body equipped with a double cutaway. It is made entirely of solid maple. Neck is also made of maple and it is attached to the body via the set-in joint at the 17th fret. The fingerboard is made of ebony, as it is the standard for the exclusive 40th Anniversary series of archtop guitars. 20 frets, custom 12th fret done in mother-of-pearl and 1.69″ wide bone nut complete the fingerboard. In the pickups area 40th Renaissance features a pair of active humbuckers. Split volume and tone knobs are accompanied by a three-way toggle switch.
The bridge on the Peerless Renaissance Custom 40th Anniversary is a tune-o-matic – combined with an elaborately adorned trapezoid tailpiece.
Peerless Renaissance Custom 40th Anniversary features:
- Body style: Archtop Cutaway
- Top: solid Maple
- Back & sides: solid
- Neck: Maple
- Neck scale: 24.72″ (628mm)
- Body Depth: 1.73″ (44mm)
- Body Width: 16.14″ (410mm)
- Fingerboard: Ebony
- Fingerboard inlay: Mother of pearl
- Pickups: 2 Bare Knuckle Handwould Vintage
- Nut: bone
- Controls: 2 volume, 2 tone, 1 toggle
- Finish: Vintage Sunburst