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Charvel DC-2 ST Electric Guitar

With more tonal options, the DC-2 ST guitar from Charvel is unique among the Desolation series guitars. (2) Read 2 reviews for this product | Rate and Review This Product
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Magnificent Desolation. The Charvel Desolation series offers more tonal and stylistic options for discerning players everywhere. Devastating tone, killer looks and high-performance playability separate the Desolation series from all others.

The Desolation DS-2 ST has a single-cutaway mahogany body with a carved top and a bound mahogany set neck with scalloped heel. Features include a compound radius (12-16 inches) rosewood fingerboard with 24 jumbo frets and pearloid inlays, pearloid body and headstock binding, dual Charvel active humbucking pickups with three-way toggle switching, Charvel bridge specially designed for compound-radius fingerboards, black nickel hardware, three-on-a-side locking Charvel tuners, and solid and trans finishes (flame maple veneer on trans finishes). zZounds is an authorized dealer of Charvel products.
- General:
- Model Name: Desolation DS-2 ST
- Model Number: 2931021
- Series: Desolation
- Neck:
- Neck Shape: Through-Body Fast Neck with Tilt-Back Scarf Joint Head Stock
- Number of Frets: 24
- Fret Size: Jumbo
- Position Inlays: Abalone "Keystone" Position Inlays
- Fretboard Radius: 12 to 16 in. Compound Radius (304.8 mm to 406.4 mm)
- Neck Material: Mahogany
- Neck Finish: Oiled
- Nut Width: 1.650 in. (42 mm)
- Scale Length: 25.5 in. (64.8 cm)
- Fingerboard and Color Options:
- Color: Transparent Red
- Fretboard: Rosewood
- Electronics:
- Pickup Configuration: H/H
- Bridge Pickup: Active Desolation Humbucking Pickup (Bridge)
- Neck Pickup: Active Desolation Humbucking Pickup (Neck)
- Pickup Switching: 3-Position Toggle
- Position 1. Bridge Pickup
- Position 2. Bridge and Neck Pickups
- Position 3. Neck Pickup
- Hardware:
- Hardware: Black Nickel
- Bridge: Charvel - Jackson Compound Radius Compensated Bridge
- String Nut: Plastic
Charvel Warranty If you have additional warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer at 800-488-1818
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Overall: I am shocked that $299.99 has this much to it. First off, know that the Charvel name has a lot of history, being in the 80's Charvel/Jackson were some of the best guitars you could buy. Now it seems they are starting from scratch to get people aboard, and I have to say, they've made me a fan. I received the Flat Black DC-2 a few days ago and I'm floored. The body is very compact and comfortable for a small guy like myself. The NECK! Easily one of the most comfortable fastest neck I've ever played. The stock active pickups might be the best stock pickups I've heard in a long time and will more than make due until I upgrade to EMG's or Blackouts (they are just as high gain but have a very good even tone to them). The locking tuners are solid, the neck thru design is awesome and the guitar (especially for being a China made guitar) is without any cosmetic flaws. Every note plays and rings just fine. The Matte Black paint job is just as smooth as I like it as well, and the archtop body sounds and feels great. I really can't say enough about what Charvel has put into this guitar. I've been playing 20+ years and owned ESP's, Ibanez, etc and this might be the best guitar under $800 I've ever played. Get one while they're low in cost because Charvel is about to get a LOT of good press with these models and I can see the price getting jacked up soon. The single best $300 guitar you will ever buy. PERIOD.
Style of Music: Metal, cybermetal, epic huge rock, electronic
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Overall: This guitar plays excellent and the unfinished neck is a part of why I bought this guitar. The paint job is beautiful and shipping was pretty quick. The custom Emgs sound close to 81s they are really hot and clean. I am very impressed with the charvel and the locking tuners also just were an added plus!!
Style of Music: Death metal, doom metal, funeral doom
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