First introduction of the '659' model
in Frankfurt 2014.
2 protos... the white one is made of
Alder with Pearwood top and a Maple neck with a Plumwood fingerboard, the Goldtop has a Walnut body with Pearwood top,
neck is also made of Walnut + Plumwood fingerboard
Frankfurt 2015: '659' Custom
semi-hollow Walnut body with figured
Maple top, Walnut neck,
Plumwood fingerboard with custom inlay.
The 'Bigsby' equipped 659 has a master volume pot for easier handling.
Coil tapping of both humbuckers via push-pull tone pot.
'659 Black Nut' with a pair of
HB VIN N A2 / HB VIN+ B A5