Burns® London has released the new Apache Noiseless Special guitar, which has an Alder Body finished in White Polyester or Transparent Red,
It has 5 Star figured Maple neck with Ebony Fingerboard and Pearl Binding, the word Apache inlaid in mother or pearl in the 12th fret.
It comes with Burns® Rez-o-Matik® Noiseless Pickups and has the Apache symbol engraved on the Rez-o-Tube® tremolo plate.
This new ENR Noiseless Rez-o-Matik® pickup is now fitted to the new Apache Special and Dream Noiseless models®
- Alder Body finished in White Polyester or Transparent Red
- 5 Star figured Maple neck with Ebony Fingerboard and Pearl Binding, the word Apache inlaid in mother or pearl in the 12th fret
- Pearl Pick-guards
- 22 Frets
- Burns® Rez-o-Matik® Noiseless Pickups
- Gold hardware
- Burns® locking machine heads
- Locking strap nuts
- Apache symbol engraved on the Rez-o-Tube® tremolo plate
- Burns® Fitted case
- Leather Burns® Strap
- Leather tool kit
- Warranty card
- Burns® duster
"Achieving a true single coil sound such as our standard Rezomatik in a noiseless format is not simply achieved by making a stack coil pickup. Most noiseless "single" coils use two coils of the same dimensions mounted vertically in a single coil cover, the problem however with this idea is that the top coil is considerably smaller than a standard size single coil, thus to achieve the same level of output as a single it must be wound with a much finer guage of winding wire than one normaly uses on a single coil and this unfortunatly changes the overall sound and dynamics of the pickup considerably, the true "glassy" transparency of a single coil is lost. What we have done at Burns and Entwistle Elecronics is to take a full standard size Rezomatik single coil using exactly the same type of Alnico 5 magnets, and winding wire guage and then apply ENR (Entwistle Noise Reduction) technology to this by means of a specially wound smaller canceller coil that sits directly beneath the original Rezomatik single. The result is a true Vintage Rezomatik sound without all the noise!"
|Burns® Gear-o-Matik™ Gearbox|
This Burns gearbox was first designed by Jim Burns in 1960 to allow fine neck setting. Coupled to the steel truss rod tensioned through the neck to a gearbox with a hefty cog and worm which provides micro adjustment.
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