Artist Signature Series
Legendary lead guitarist Warren DeMartini led glam metal sensation Ratt to the top of the charts in the 1980s, co-writing several of the band’s biggest hits that earned multiple platinum albums. Praised for his technique and unique playing style that incorporates heavy vibrato, DeMartini garnered a reputation as one of the greatest guitarists in the industry. Charvel proudly honors the esteemed musician with the Warren DeMartini USA Signature Snake, a ferocious tone machine wrapped in DeMartini's signature sultry snakeskin finish.
Its premium features include an alder body, bolt-on quartersawn rock maple neck with 12"-16" compound radius maple fingerboard, Seymour Duncan Custom Warren DeMartini RTM ("Rattus Tonus Maximus") humbucking bridge pickup, Seymour Duncan Quarter Pound neck pickup, three-way toggle switch, single volume control, Floyd Rose® Original locking bridge, Gotoh® tuning machine heads and Charvel NOS brass strap buttons.
Alder BodyBolt-On Quartersawn Maple12"-16" Compound Radius Maple Fingerboard with Rolled EdgesSeymour Duncan Custom Design Warren DeMartini RTM (bridge) & Seymour Duncan Quarter Pound Flat SSL-4 Single-Coil Strat (neck) PickupsNon-Recessed Floyd Rose Original Double-Locking 2-Point Tremolo Bridge3-Way Toggle & Volume Control
Model Number 2869197000 Series Artist Signature Models Color Snakeskin Graphic Number of Strings 6 Orientation Right-Hand
Bridge Pickup Seymour Duncan® Custom Design Warren DeMartini Neck Pickup Seymour Duncan® Quarter Pound Flat™ SSL-4 Single-Coil Strat® Controls Volume, Tone Pickup Switching 3-Position Toggle: Position 1. Bridge Pickup, Position 2. Bridge And Neck Pickups, Position 3. Neck Pickup Pickup Configuration HS
Bridge Floyd Rose® Original Double-Locking 2-Point Tremolo Hardware Finish Black Tuning Machines Gotoh® Die-Cast Pickguard None Pickup Covers Black Control Knobs Dome-Style Switch Tip Black
Neck Material Quartersawn Maple Neck Construction 4-Bolt Standard Neck Finish Hand-Rubbed Satin Urethane Neck Shape Speed Neck with Rolled Fingerboard Edges Neck Binding None - Rolled Fingerboard Edges Scale Length 25.5" (648 mm) Fingerboard Radius 12"-16" Compound Radius (304.8 mm to 406.4 mm) Fingerboard Material Maple Number of Frets 22 Fret Size Jumbo Nut Width 1.6875" (42.86 mm) Position Inlays Black Dot Truss Rod Nut Heel-Mount Truss Rod Adjustment Wheel Headstock Licensed Fender® Stratocaster® Neck Plate 4-Bolt Serialized
Strings Nickel Plated Steel (.009-.042 Gauges)