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

'Häussel' Pickups:

HB VIN N A2 / HB VIN+ B A5