LoviesGuitars.com - 619-201-2781Lovie's guitars San Diego is offering up a gorgeous and nearly perfect Collings 290 Solid Body Electric Guitar in Crimson Red! This guitar in stunning and a great new kid on the scene in comparison to the old dogs like Gibson and Fender but they have made quite an impression! The quality is out of this world and the sound is incredible! Some of my most favorite acoustics that have come through the shop have been Collings! It isn’t easy to make a name for yourself in this industry and when it happens it is for a reason! This Collings in particular is in near MINT shape and is in collector owned condition. Very few and faint markings here and there, a couple finish checks by the pick up selector as well as a two dings by the pick ups. All extremely minor and overall the guitar looks perfect! It comes all original in its original case. A true beauty with out of this world sound! WEIGHS in at: 7lbs 4ozA Little Bit About Collings: Bill Collings and his team of skilled luthiers build custom handmade acoustic and electric guitars, mandolins, and ukuleles in Austin, Texas. Over the past 35 years, Collings Guitars has set the standard for quality, tone, and playability amidst a number of fine guitar companies and independent builders. In a low production environment, Bill Collings has created a culture that lives and breathes attention to detail. Collings’ reputation for quality construction and consistency is internationally known, and has earned the patronage of some of the world’s most accomplished artists and performers.About the 290:Named for the scenic 290 highway that winds past the Collings shop though the Texas Hill Country, the 290 is a modern day tribute to the original working man's rock'n roll guitar. A solid mahogany body and neck are complimented by two Lollar Soap Bar P90 pickups for a tone that shows off the amazing harmonic range and dynamics of this often underrated configuration.Standard Features Include: Select solid mahogany body and neck High gloss nitrocellulose lacquer finish Unbound "Haircut" headstock 15 degree headstock angle Ebony peghead overlay with inlaid Collings logo Rosewood fingerboard Long mortise and tenon neck joint w/contoured heel 22 Frets, neck joins the body at the 16th fret Medium-Fat "C" neck shape 12" Fingerboard radius 1 11/16" Bone nut 24 7/8" Scale length Medium 18% nickel-silver fretwire Grained ivoroid dot fingerboard inlays Fully adjustable truss rod Black or cream pickup covers and black or amber top hat knobs Dual Lollar soapbar P90 pickups 1950's style wiring scheme CTS 500K pots and Jupiter Yellow Vintage Tone capacitors Switchcraft toggle switch and output jack Tonepros Nashville tune-o-matic bridge and tailpiece Nickel Gotoh SG301 tuners w/ vintage-style buttons 1:18 ratio It’s our mission to deliver heirloom quality instruments that will provide a lifetime of value and enjoyment. Call Derick Anytime: 619-201-278114 Day Money back return policy. Buy with confidence.