Artist Signature Series
Charvel is proud to honor Gojira lead singer and guitarist Joe Duplantier with a signature model of distinctively elegant ferocity. The Joe Duplantier USA Signature San Dimas Style 2 is designed with the latest in Charvel high performance, and features Duplantier's preferred style and specs, as well as monster tone equal to his band’s name from dual Charvel custom MFB humbucking pickups.
The San Dimas Style 2 body has a specially contoured heel for easy access to the upper reaches of the fingerboard, and the bound mahogany neck has a smooth oiled back finish and convenient truss rod adjustment wheel at the body end. Other premium features include a 12"-16" compound-radius ebony fingerboard with 22 medium jumbo frets and special 12th-fret Gojira "G" mother of pearl inlay, three-way toggle pickup switching and single knurled control knob (volume) in special placement slightly back from playing position, Tune-O-Matic bridge with stop tailpiece and Charvel locking tuners. Available in Flat Black or Flat Gray with matching headstock and black hardware. Hardshell case included.
Mahogany BodyBolt-On Mahogany Neck with Graphite Reinforcement12"-16" Compound Radius Ebony FingerboardCharvel Custom MF Humbucking (bridge and neck) PickupsFully Adjustable Tune-O-Matic Bridge with Stop Tailpiece3-Way Toggle & Volume Control
Model Number 2869100886 Series Artist Signature Models Platform Artist Color Black Number of Strings 6 Orientation Right-Hand
Bridge Pickup Charvel® Custom MF Humbucking Neck Pickup Charvel® Custom MF Humbucking Pickup Color Black/Grey Controls Volume Pickup Switching 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup Pickup Configuration HH
Body Finish Satin Body Shape San Dimas® Style 2 Body Material Mahogany
Bridge Fully Adjustable Tune-O-Matic™ Bridge with Stop Tailpiece Hardware Finish Black Tuning Machines Charvel®-Branded Die-Cast Locking Pickguard None Control Knobs Knurled Flat-Top Switch Tip Black Saddle Height Wrench Yes
Neck Material Mahogany Neck Construction Bolt-On Neck Finish Hand-Rubbed Satin Urethane Neck Shape Speed Neck with Rolled Fingerboard Edges Neck Binding None - Rolled Fingerboard Edges Scale Length 25.5" (64.77 cm) Fingerboard Radius 12"-16" Compound Radius (304.8 mm to 406.4 mm) Fingerboard Material Ebony Number of Frets 22 Fret Size Medium Jumbo Nut Material Graph Tech® TUSQ® XL Nut Width 1.6875" (42.86 mm) Position Inlays Gojira "G" Pearl Truss Rod Nut Heel-Mount Truss Rod Adjustment Wheel Headstock Licensed Fender® Telecaster® Neck Plate None
Strings Nickel Plated Steel (.009-.042 Gauges) Strap Buttons Standard Other Features Contoured Body Heel with Recessed Neck Attachment Ferrules (No Neck Plate), Volume Control is Placed Slightly Back from the Usual Charvel Position, Gojira "G" 12th Fret Position Inlay, Side-Mount Oval Output Jack, Single Vintage String Tree