V58JDAB ‘Jerry Donahue Signature’ Ash Blonde
Using unique Wilkinson single coil pickups custom wound to Jerry’s exact recipe and his custom wired five-way switch and circuitry, Trev has created an instrument which achieves Jerry’s vision – one single guitar which can emulate a huge number of the most instantly recognizable solid-body and semi-acoustic tones out there.
- Body: American Alder
- Neck/Fingerboard: One Piece Hard Maple, Bolt On, 7 1/4″ Radius
- Scale: 25.5″/648mm
- Frets: 22 Medium
- Neck Inlays: Black Dot
- Scratchplate: Single Ply White
- Tuners: Wilkinson® Deluxe WJ55S
- Vibrato: Wilkinson® WTB
- Pickups: 2 Custom Designed Wilkinson® WJTD Single Coils (N), Full Size, Alnico II (B) JD Spec, Alnico II
- Hardware: Chrome
- Controls: 1 Volume/ 1 Tone/ Custom Wired 5-Way Lever Switch
Unique 5 Way Switch
Jerry Donahue, known as 'They doyen of the string benders' and founder Hellecaster is an oustanding player whose talents have seen him feature with major artists the world over. For some years, Jerry's 'guitar arsenal' has featured a Trev Wilkinson designed Vintage ICON V52, a guitar he, along with a host of other stellar players, rates very highly indeed. Recognizing the heart and soul of Vintage(R) guitar with his specification which he could be 100% happy with. Using unique Wilkins single coil pickups custom wound to Jerry's exact recipe and his custom wire five-way switch and circuitry, Trev has created an instrument which achieves Jerry's vision -- one single guitar which can emulate a huge number of the most instantly recognizable solid-body and semi-acoustic tones, rich dark midnite Jazz tones, 'woman-tone', the elusive 'in-between quack-tone' and country twang! From the playability point of view, the classic vintage style one piece fretted maple neck, with 7/14" radius fingerboard radius round off a real player's guitar.