Tyyster Pelti 12-String

By May 27, 201612 string, 2016, New Release
Tyyster Pelti 12 String Purple

Tyyster Guitars Finland release a 12-string version of their Pelti model. The Tyyster Pelti 12-string brings you both electric and acoustic sounds combined with an inspiring sheet metal vibe. The entirely hollow sheet metal body is the outcome of a 20-year journey in making guitars…

The Tyyster Pelti 12-string features a bolt-on painted Maple neck, open-back Schaller tuners, 3 pickups are installed – 2 proprietary humbuckers in the neck & bridge positions and a 3rd resonator-style pickup inside the body cavity.

Finnish luthier Ville Tyyster builds guitars out of metal, or ‘pelti’, the Finnish word for sheet metal. Although being a dream-come-true for a slide guitarist, Tyyster Pelti guitar is a natural choice for any guitar player looking for a top quality instrument.

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Tyyster Pelti 12 String Purple
  • Body: hollow sheet steel
  • Neck: bolt-on Maple neck
  • Neck profile: ‘C’ profile
  • Fingerboard radius: 9.5”
  • Nut: bone
  • Frets: 22
  • Scale Length: 650mm/25.6”
  • Neck Width: 42mm at nut, 53mm at 12th fret
  • Pickups: 2 x Tyyster-manufactured split-coil humbucking pickups plus internal humbucking magnetic pickup
  • Controls: volume, tone, push/pull phase switch and three-way selector switch, plus volume control and push/pull activation switch for internal pickup
  • Output jack: split stereo
  • Tailpiece: custom tailpiece
  • 7075 aluminium bar bridge
  • Tuners: open-gear Schaller
  • Colors: Purple, or any custom colour
  • Weight: 3.3kg
  • Left-Handers Yes, €500 extra
  • Country manufactured: Finland
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