NGDADA: New Guitar Day Another D'A

audept

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NGDADA = New Guitar Day Another D’Angelico

I have just acquired another D’Angelico Deluxe DC Limited Edition. I love my recent D’Angelico Deluxe DC Mini LE so much that I bought a full-body size version as well. The Seymour Duncan Antiquity Retrospec pickups have the sound I like. The Ray Butts in my Smoke and these Seymour Duncans are both unpotted, I think I like the similar open airy sound character of both pickups.

Here are the specs:

The D'Angelico Deluxe DC Limited Edition has a Laminated Maple Top, Laminated Maple Back & Sides, 3 Piece "C" Shape Neck, Rosewood Fingerboard w/16" Radius, Tune-o-Matic Bridge w/stopbar, Grover Super Rotomatic Locking Tuners, Seymour Duncan Antiquity Retrospec Humbuckers, Incl. Hard Case.

The Deluxe DC Limited Edition is a performance-driven double cutaway semi-hollow boasting powerful, versatile tone. Featuring Seymour Duncan Antiquity Retrospec humbuckers for the first time, the Limited Edition DC offers a remarkable level of crisp articulation and vintage-inspired humbucker power, while a three-way toggle and coil-splitting push/pull tone knobs allow for seamless tonal variation. A rosewood fingerboard paired with the DC's full 16-inch-wide semi-hollow body makes for untempered and warm sustain, while a slim neck shape guarantees maximum playability. Only 50 pieces worldwide.



Model: D'Angelico Deluxe DC Limited Edition

Colour: Rust

Top: Laminated Maple

Back : Laminated Maple

Sides: Laminated Maple

Body Depth: 1.75”

Body Width: 16”

Neck: 3 Piece

Neck Profile: "C" Shape

Fingerboard: Rosewood

Fingerboard Inlays: Mother of Pearl Split Block

Fingerboard Radius: 16"

Nut: Tusq

Nut Width: 1 11/16"

Scale Length: 25”

Frets: 22, Jescar 47/104 Nickel Silver

Binding: 5-ply

Pickguard: Satin Macassar Ebony Scalini (5-ply)

Tuners: Grover Super Rotomatic Locking

Bridge: Satin Nickel Tune-O-Matic

Hardware: Satin Nickel

Pickups: 2 x Seymour Duncan Antiquity Retrospec, Neck (Satin Nickel Cover)

Controls: 2 x Volume, 2 x Tone, 3 Way Selector

Case: Deluxe Hardshell

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thunder58

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You've heard me say it dozens of times after my visit to their Showroom in NYC ... " D'Angelico ..their doing something right "
Congratulations Wyn , she's a wynner ( yuck yuck yuck 🤣🤣🤣 ...get it )
 


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