This 920D Custom Shop Fender modified Stratocaster features DiMarzio LiquiFire and Crunch Lab pickups, rosewood fretboard, Babicz bridge and is wired in the preferred style of John Petrucci. Guitar is also fitted with Fender locking tuners and is set up to perfection.
- Base Model: Fender Standard Stratocaster
- Body: Alder, Black
- Neck: Maple neck with modern “C” profile and Rosewood Fretboard
- Pickups: DiMarzio DP227 & DP228 Pickups
- Switching: 920D Custom Shop 3-Way Configuration
- Tuners: Fender Locking Tuners
- Bridge: Babicz Full Contact Hardware Bridge
- Case/Bag: Fender Pro Series Hardshell Case
- Extras: Straplocks, Garment Leather Strap
Babicz Full Contact Tremolo System
The "Full Contact Hardware" direct coupling system for "Stratocaster" style tremolo bridges directly replaces the entire existing bridge. The "eCam" saddle design means unwanted spaces between the bottom of the saddle and the top of the tremolo unit are eliminated. The Babicz "Full Contact Hardware" replacement tremolo system for "Stratocaster" style guitars offers unmatched stability, increased sustain, dramatically improved fullness and tone along with complete adjustability. Available in Chrome, Black Nickel, and Gold finishes. Includes instructions, complete FCH6 Strat Tremolo assembly and components, Tremolo Arm and action adjustment hex wrench.
DiMarzio LiquiFire DP227
One thing has stayed consistent throughout John Petrucci s long and successful career: the DiMarzio pickups in his guitars. John has been pushing the envelope of progressive metal since the late eighties, and the DiMarzio LiquiFire „ Neck Model resulted from our most recent collaboration with John. He used it throughout Dream Theater s tenth studio album, "Black Clouds & Silver Linings". John swears this is the best live and studio sound he has ever had. He wanted a neck pickup with a flowing, singing solo tone when used with a heavily overdriven amp and a clear chord sound with a clean amp setting.
Since the mid 1990s, John s neck pickup sound has been based on either the standard Air Norton „ or the custom version in his Ernie Ball guitars. The LiquiFire has several significant differences. Its treble response is warmer and smoother while bass response is tighter and brighter. The total sound has a more focused voice which works equally well for highly overdriven solos and complex, clean chords.
* Wiring: 4 Conductor
* Magnet: Alnico 5
* Output mV: 300
* DC Resistance: 10.75 Kohm
* Year of Introduction: 200
DiMarzio Crunch Lab DP228
One thing has stayed consistent throughout John Petrucci's long and successful career: the DiMarzio pickups in his guitars. John has been pushing the envelope of progressive metal since the late eighties, and the new DiMarzio Crunch Lab Bridge Model ensued from our most recent collaboration with John. He used it throughout Dream Theater s tenth studio album, Black Clouds & Silver Linings. John swears this is the best live and studio sound he has ever had, and the name says it all crunch is what it s all about with a big, tight sound that s neither muddy nor thin.
The Crunch Lab is noteworthy (bad pun alert) for what it doesn't do: it s not a screamer, and it s not about thundering lows. Its physical appearance is identical to the D Sonic, but the internal design is a lot different. It s louder, and the highs have more depth. The lows and mids are more open, and this is crucial for playing chords with body and presence through a gained-out amp. The voicing of the pickup is also different enough to the point that John prefers the Crunch Lab to be installed in almost all of his guitars (including the JP Bari) with the solid bar toward the neck, regardless of the guitar s tuning.
* Wiring: 4 Conductor
* Magnet: Ceramic
* Output mV: 410
* DC Resistance: 11.03 Kohm
* Year of Introduction: 2009
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