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 Est. U.S. Street $2,699.99 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" to 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)