Charvel launches its new flagship USA Select series with the San Dimas® Style 2 HH FR. It taps straight into original-era Charvel DNA for a sleek, ferocious model with “old-school throwback” specs our high-performance players have been clamoring for, such as ’80s-style body perimeters, finely shaped neck profiles, fast compound radius fingerboards with rolled edges, non-recessed Floyd Rose® bridges, and more.
The alder San Dimas® Style 2 HH FR body is complemented by a one-piece quartersawn maple neck with one-way vintage-style bullet truss rod, and a 22-fret rosewood (white dot inlay) or maple (black dot inlay) compound radius fingerboard with rolled edges. Pure tone pours from a DiMarzio® DP100F Super Distortion bridge pickup and DiMarzio® DP-151 PAF PRO neck pickup, with five-way “super” blade pickup switching that delivers the bridge pickup only (position 1), bridge pickup inner coil (position 2), inner coils of both pickups (position 3), neck pickup outer coil (position 4), neck pickup only (position 5).
Other premium features include a single control knob (master volume), side-mounted “football” output jack, black hardware, Floyd Rose® Original non-recessed bridge with 37mm block, and more.
|Model Name:||Charvel® USA Select San Dimas® Style 2 HH FR, Rosewood Fingerboard, Satin Plum|
|Body Shape:||Style 2|
|Body Finish:||Satin Polyurethane|
|Neck Material:||1-piece quartersawn maple neck (maple and rosewood fingerboard options)|
|Scale Length:||25.5" (64.8 cm)|
|Fingerboard Radius:||12" to 16" Compound Radius (304.8 mm to 406.4 mm)|
|Number of Frets:||22|
|String Nut:||Floyd Rose® Original Locking|
|Nut Width:||1.6875" (42.8 mm)|
|Neck Finish:||Hand-Rubbed Urethane Gel|
|Position Inlays:||White Dot|
|Bridge Pickup:||DiMarzio® DP100 Super Distortion Humbucking|
|Neck Pickup:||DiMarzio® PAF Pro® Cream Humbucking|
|Pickup Switching:||5-Position Blade: Pos 1. Bridge Full Humbucking Pickup, Pos 2. Bridge Inner Coil, Pos 3. Both Inner Coils, Pos 4. Neck Outer Coil Pos 5. Neck Full Humbucking Pickup|
|Bridge:||Floyd Rose® Original|
|Tuning Machines:||Charvel® branded tuners|
|Control Knobs:||Black Dome Style|
|Strings:||NPS, .009-.042 Gauges|