What can you tell me about the Black Beauty ?

Shawn Fate

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My understanding is that it has a burst bucker in the bridge and a burstbucker 2 in the middle and neck position, Is this correct ?
Is it chambered ?
Sorry, this is my first LP, I found this forum via the Marshall Amp site.
I believe it to be a 1997 model from the Serial.
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No one ?
I guess they never changed any of the specs over the years ?
These are the specs for a new one.

Top wood: Carved mahogany
Back wood: Solid mahogany
Binding: Multi-ply white/black on top and back
Neck construction: 1-piece mahogany
Fingerboard wood: 22 fret ebony
Inlays: Pearl block
Binding: Single-ply white
Profile: Rounded
Scale length/Nut width: 24-3/4"; 1-11/16"
Strings: Brite Wires .010-.046
Pickups: BurstBucker 1 (rhythm) and 2 (treble); BurstBucker 1 in middle position on 3 pickup configuration
Other: CTS pots and bumble bee caps
Controls: 2 volume, 2 tone, 3-way switch
Hardware color: Gold
Bridge/Tailpiece: ABR-1/Bigsby tremolo or aluminum stopbar
Other: Thin, original-style toggleswitch washer and jackplate
Tuner style: Kidney bean
 

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The specs change all the time.

Top wood: Carved mahogany Top could be Mahogany or Maple
Back wood: Solid mahogany
Binding: Multi-ply white/black on top and back
Neck construction: 1-piece mahogany
Fingerboard wood: 22 fret ebony
Inlays: Pearl block
Binding: Single-ply white
Profile: Rounded
Scale length/Nut width: 24-3/4"; 1-11/16"
Strings: Brite Wires .010-.046
Pickups: BurstBucker 1 (rhythm) and 2 (treble); BurstBucker 1 in middle position on 3 pickup configuration A 97 model will have 57 Humbucker RI Pups
Other: CTS pots and bumble bee caps No CTS Pots or Bumble Bee Caps
Controls: 2 volume, 2 tone, 3-way switch
Hardware color: Gold
Bridge/Tailpiece: ABR-1/Bigsby tremolo or aluminum stopbar
Other: Thin, original-style toggleswitch washer and jackplate
Tuner style: Kidney bean
 


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