Michael Kelly 1965 Electric Guitar, Pau Ferro Fingerboard

With a quilt maple top, swamp ash body, compound-radius fretboard, and Michael Kelly's Epic Eleven electronics mod, the 1965 HSS brings a lot to the table.

What's special about this item?

Feature: What it does:
Flamed maple top Premium wood grain with bright, projecting tone
Swamp ash body Clear highs, strong mids and huge lows
Maple neck Bright tone, full sustain and strength
Pau Ferro fretboard Delivers strong midrange presence and punch

The 1965 is the perfect boutique double-cut for today's player. The body is swamp ash with a highly figured quilt maple top, with the addition of real flame maple binding. The maple neck has a rosewood fingerboard with a compound radius, this is made for today's more complex playing requirements.

The 1965 is upgraded with Epic Eleven electronics mod. With this hot rodded approach you can access 11 unique sounds. The '65 comes with Rockfield pickups voiced specifically for this guitar.

The 1965 is finished off by adding a smooth two point tremolo and locking Grover tuners. Get your hands on a 1965 for yourself to enjoy this perfect combination.
WARNING: Cancer and Reproductive Harm - www.p65Warnings.ca.gov.

Top: Quilt Maple
Body: Swamp Ash
Binding: Exotic Flame Maple
Construction: Bolt-on
Neck: Maple
Fretboard: Pau Ferro
Fretboard Radius: Compound 10.5" to 16"
Number of Frets: 22 Medium Jumbo
Inlays: White Dots
Headstock: Bird's Eye Maple Top
Scale Length: 647.7 mm / 25.5 in
Truss Rod Type: Dual Action
Neck Profile: Modern C
Nut Material: Bone
Nut Type: Standard
Nut Width: 43mm
Strings: D'Addario EXL120 (.009-.042)
Electronics: Epic Eleven boutique mod, delivering 11 distinctive sound options
Neck Pickup: Rockfield Fat Stacked Single-Coil
Middle Pickup: Rockfield SSC Single-Coil
Bridge Pickup: Rockfield SWC Humbucker
Hardware Finish: Chrome
Tuning Keys: Grover Locking Tuners
Bridge Type: MK Twin-Edge, 2 point floating tremolo
Dimensions and Weight in Packaging
Shipping Weight: 10.75 lbs
Shipping Dimensions: 42 x 18 x 4 in
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN): MK65SAMPRB
Amber, with Gig Bag
Shipping Weight: 13.75 lbs
Amber, with Hard Case
Shipping Weight: 22.25 lbs

For support or warranty questions, please contact the manufacturer:
Phone: 727-793-0079

Reviewers gave this product an overall rating of 5 out of 5 stars. (1 ratings)
Submitted January 9, 2021 by a customer from gmail.com
"Michael Kelly 1965 Electric Guitar"
Overall: 5 out of 5 stars
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Wow is the first thing I thought when I opened the box from zZounds and saw my new guitar for the first time. After I got it out of the box and just took in its beauty, I quickly plugged it in to see how it plays and sounds. There was a bit of buzz on the 6th string because it was way too close to the fretboard, so I quickly corrected that thanks to the needed small Allen wrench supplied by MK. Adjustments to the action of the guitar are amazingly easy and quick due to the great design of the MK Twin-Edge tremelo, and once I plugged it in again and fired up the amp and started playing, I knew that I had made a very good decision buying this MK guitar. So easy and comfortable to play, fantastic looks, amazing sound and choice of sounds, good build quality; I could go on and on about the superlatives of this guitar. I have owned, and still do own quite a few guitars, American Deluxe Strat, Gibson Les Paul, PRS Paul’s Guitar, Schecters, Epiphone Les Pauls, Takamine, Martin, and I still very much enjoy playing the ones I currently have, but just spending a little bit of time with this wonderful Michael Kelly 1965 electric guitar with the Epic 11 Mod, I have no doubt that I have found my favorite guitar ever. No rating for manufacturer support because not needed so far, thank goodness, but definitely strong 5 stars on everything else! Thanks Michael Kelly and zZounds!
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