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CHARVEL LAUNCH PRO-MOD SERIES TODAY

This week, Charvel launched new Pro-Mod Series models: DK24 2PT, San Dimas® and So-Cal.  

The Pro-Mod Series continues upon Charvel’s storied legacy of innovative excellence in high-performance guitar design, offering the latest technology and top-notch features that today’s modern players need. 

PRO-MOD DK24 2PT
Charvel’s Pro-Mod DK24 models are a perfect fusion of elegance and high performance, designed for a new breed of player whose musical vision and versatility knows no boundaries.

• Pro-Mod DK24 HH 2PT CM Poplar Burl, Caramelized Maple Fingerboard, Transparent Black Burst ($2999.00 AUD) A brazen instrument for the progressive guitarist searching for an unparalleled spectrum of sound. The alder Dinky™ body is topped with poplar burl and features a sculpted shredder’s cut heel and a scalloped lower back bout for easy upper access to the fingerboard. The bolt-on caramelized maple “speed” neck has graphite reinforcement, silky-smooth hand-rubbed satin urethane back finish, heel-mount truss rod adjustment wheel and Luminlay® side dots. Its 12”-16” compound radius caramelized maple fingerboard features comfortable rolled edges, 24 jumbo frets, 4mm pearloid dot inlays and Graph Tech® TUSQ® XL nut. Brimming with versatility courtesy of the mini two-way toggle switch for series and parallel, this axe features a custom Seymour Duncan® Full Shred SH-10B bridge and custom Seymour Duncan Alnico II Pro™ APH-1N neck pickups combine for  a crisp top-end with low-end articulation, along with soaring highs and silky lows. Other features include five-way blade pickup switching, Stratocaster®-style skirt knobs for the volume control (with 500K EVH® Bourns™ low-friction potentiometer) and no-load tone control and a Gotoh® Custom 510 recessed tremolo bridge.

PRO-MOD SAN DIMAS® STYLE 1
Ideal instruments for dazzling high-speed playing, the Pro-Mod San Dimas® Style 1 models boast scorching sound, stunning style and grin-inducing playing feel and performance.

The San Dimas alder body is coupled with a bolt-on maple neck featuring a pair of graphite-reinforcement rods to resist bending and warping under environmental stresses. Designed for lightning-fast playing and completely unhindered position shifts, the speed neck features comfortably rolled fingerboard edges and a 12″-16″ compound radius fingerboard with 22 jumbo frets and heel-mount truss rod adjustment wheel.

The new San Dimas offerings include HSS and HH pickup configurations featuring a variety of versatile and powerful Seymour Duncan pickups, as well as ebony and maple fingerboard options and either a Charvel HT6 string-through hardtail bridge or Floyd Rose 1000 Series double-locking tremolo system.

Models include:

•Pro-Mod San Dimas® Style 1 HSS HT M Platinum Pearl ($2299.00 AUD) Features Charvel string-through-body hardtail bridge, direct mount Seymour Duncan pickups with a humbucking JB™ TB-4 in the bridge, single-coil Custom Flat Strat® SSL-6 in the middle and Seymour Duncan Custom Flat Strat SSL-6 RWRP in the neck, five-way pickup blade switching, volume control, and  no-load tone control.

•Pro-Mod San Dimas® Style 1 HH FR M, Maple Fingerboard, Chameleon ($2599.00 AUD) Features direct mount custom Seymour Duncan® Full Shred™ SH-10B humbucking bridge and custom Seymour Duncan Alnico II Pro™ APH-1N humbucking neck pickups, three-way pickup blade switching, volume control (push/pull coil split) and no-load tone control.

•Pro-Mod San Dimas® Style 1 HH FR M, Maple Fingerboard, Miami Blue ($2299.00 AUD) Features direct mount Seymour Duncan® JB™ TB-4 humbucking bridge and Seymour Duncan ’59™ SH-1N humbucking neck pickups, three-way pickup blade switching, volume control with (push/pull coil split) and no-load tone control.

•Pro-Mod San Dimas® Style 1 HH FR E, Ebony Fingerboard, Lime Green Metallic ($2099.00 AUD) Features direct mount Seymour Duncan® JB™ TB-4 humbucking bridge and Seymour Duncan ’59™ SH-1N humbucking neck pickups, three-way pickup blade switching, volume control with (push/pull coil split) and no-load tone control. Available May 2022.

 

PRO-MOD SO-CAL STYLE 1
With over four decades of experience and designed to inspire, the Charvel® Pro-Mod So-Cal Style 1 is a slick performer with modern features and versatile sound every guitarist will appreciate. Born from a love of high-speed playing and So-Cal style, this high-octane axe is packed with the classic playability and innovative design elements that have made Charvel a legendary name in high performance.

More comfortable than an overstuffed armchair, the So-Cal body is sleekly sculpted out of alder and paired with a rock-solid bolt-on maple neck with a pair of graphite-reinforcement rods to handle the ravages of the road and climate. A conveniently located heel-mount spoke wheel allows for rapid truss rod tweaks, even in between songs. Engineered for effortlessly nimble playing, the speed neck profile and 12″-16″ compound radius fingerboard with 22 jumbo frets is perfect for all styles of play — from low end riffing to soaring leads with worry-free upper-register bends.

Hot-rodded for unparalleled performance and sound, our latest So-Cal models are equipped with powerful Seymour Duncan® pickups in both HH and HSH configurations and come strapped with the Floyd Rose® 1000 Series double-locking tremolo system for solid tuning stability and pinpoint intonation.

Models include:

•Pro-Mod So-Cal Style 1 HSH FR M, Maple Fingerboard, Platinum Pink ($2499.00 AUD) Features a high-output Seymour Duncan® Distortion™ TB-6 humbucking bridge pickup, Seymour Duncan Custom Flat Strat® SSL-6 Single-Coil middle pickup and a Seymour Duncan Distortion SH-6N humbucking neck pickup, five-way pickup blade switching, volume control, no-load tone control, white pickguard and chrome hardware.

•Pro-Mod So-Cal Style 1 HH FR M, Maple Fingerboard, Gamera Black ($2299.00 AUD) Features Seymour Duncan® Distortion™ TB-6 humbucking bridge and Seymour Duncan Distortion SH-6N humbucking neck pickups, three-way pickup blade switching, volume control with push/pull coil split, no-load tone control, tortoiseshell pickguard and chrome hardware

•Pro-Mod So-Cal Style 1 HH FR E, Ebony Fingerboard, Satin Primer Gray ($2299.00 AUD) Features Seymour Duncan® Distortion™ TB-6 humbucking bridge and Seymour Duncan Distortion SH-6N humbucking neck pickups, three-way pickup blade switching, volume control with push/pull coil split, no-load tone control, black pickguard and black hardware

 

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