Valhalla '63 S Relic (Philip Sayce)
Project: Fender® '63 Stratocaster® 'Mother' Philip Sayce
Manufacturer: Valhalla GCS
Guitar Builder: Wojtek Osojca
This Limited Edition ‘Valhalla '63 S Relic – Route 66’ is a result of a collaboration between The Valhalla Guitar Custom Shop and Dominger Custom Pickups (USA). This guitar has been crafted based on the original specifications Fender® '63 Stratocaster®....All hardware vintage (original one) or a beautiful relic.
'Dominger' Custom Hippie '68 Pickups, neck & middle (Alnico 5, AGED) and
Custom Stinger II Pickups, bridge (Alnico 5, AGED).
Hand-wound by Tammie Dominger for Valhalla GCS.
The 'Dominger' Custom Hippie '68 – great and open, crystal highs, tight basses, moderate output with high grade alnico V magnets, the Hippie '68 with his unique shinning tone will take you back to the groovy years. Because of the clarity and transparency created by the unique coil wind and magnet structure, the Hippie '68 pickup design works especially well with pedals allowing the low end to thump and the high end to soar. The Hippie '68 comes in bridge.middle or neck position and works great with the Stinger model in getting the Hendrix tone.
The 'Dominger' Custom Stinger II – is designed give you the tone and the output you need for a great bridge position single coil pickup, with the bite and the singings mids you need, it's unique balance and personality will rock your soul. Specially designed to work with The Stinger, or in the case you use a humbucker and don't wanna loose the power when playing a single coil. Handcrafted, great for Blues, Rock, Funk, Metal, this pickup is probably our most versatile single coil model.
Body Material: 2 Piece Alder
Body Color: Vintage White, Satin Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Neck: Maple, Fat 'D' SRV Shape, Thickness 1.00" at 1 Fret, 1.00" at 12 Fret, Vintage Tinted Nitrocellulose Lacquer
Fretboard: Slab Board Rosewood, 9.5" Radius, Replica Clay Dots
Frets: 21 Tall Nickel, width .079" x .055" height, Medium
Truss Rod: Adjustment at Heel
Tuning Keys: Vintage Kluson® Styled, Single Line, Silver
Bridge: Tremolo Gotoh® GE101T
Pickups: 'Dominger' Custom Hippie '68 – Alnico 5 (5.6 kΩ N, 5.8 kΩ M), Custom Stinger II – Alnico 5 (10.7 kΩ B), AGED
Wiring: CTS® 3 x 250K, .1uF Miflex 1975
Pickguard: Vintage 3-Ply Green Mint, 11 Fastening Screws