Presenting the Vigier DoubleBfoot Ron Thal Signature Doubleneck, this one in Matte Black.
"In 2009, Vigier began making the "DoubleBfoot" guitar, my signature series fretted/fretless double-neck. Over time it became my main (only) guitar I'd record & perform with.." -- Ron "Bumblefoot" Thall
Me And My Guitar interview with Ron 'Bumblefoot' Thal / Vigier DoubleBfoot
Ron 'Bumblefoot' Thal — The Magic of Fretless Guitar
Ron 'Bumblefoot' Thal on his Trademark Double Neck Guitar, Eddie Van Halen & more - BIMM Masterclass
Double neck: Fretted and Fretless Imetal
Type: Solid body
Number of strings: 2 x 6
Type: Bolt-on featuring the 10/90 System (10% carbon, 90% wood)
Wood: Maple naturally dried for 3 years
Width of neck at nut: 42mm / 1.65 "
Width of neck at last fret: 57,7mm / 2.27 "
Depth of neck at first fret: 19,5mm / .76 "
Depth of neck at 12th fret: 23mm / .90 "
String spacing at nut: 35mm / 1.38 "
String spacing at bridge: 53mm / 2.08 "
Action as supplied at 12th fret, treble: 1,5mm / .0059 " (fretted) 1 mm (fretless)
Action as supplied at 12th fret, bass : 2mm / .0078 " (fretted) 1,5 mm (fretless)
Type of nut: Locking nut + zero fret technology and metal nut for the fretless
Wood: Rosewood for fretted neck
Radius: 300mm / 11.81 "
Type of frets: Medium
Number of frets: 24 + zero fret
Scale length: 630mm / 24.8 " for the fretted, 650mm / 25,59 " for the fretless
Inlay: Dots and frets mark on the side of the fretless neck
Wood: Two center-joined pieces of solid, naturally aged alder.
Machine heads brand name: Vigier
Bridge brand name: Vigier
Type of bridge: Floyd Rose pivoting on needles bearings. (Note that on the Excalibur Bfoot the tremolo rests on the body and therefore can be used only one way)
Flat mounted fixed bridge, through-body stringing
End pin: Brass casing that inserts deep into the body and locks the strap button in place.
Pickup brand name: DiMarzio
Pickup Configuration: H/S
Pickup models: Chopper/ToneZone
Switch: For pickups : 2 x 5 positions, 1 Toggle switch to select the guitar
Controls: 2 Volumes
Pickup selector Positions:
2 Chopper + Tone Zone out of phase
3 Chopper + Tone Zone
4 Tone Zone in single-coil
5 Tone Zone
Shielding : Yes
Approximate Weight : 6Kg / 13lbs
Other accessories : Bumblefoot's inventiveness made use of a sewing thimble as a bottle neck. It's been conveniently placed on the guitar body so he can easily cover his finger and create his amazing sounds.
Fretted Neck: .009-.046
Fretless Neck: .012-.054
Delivered with gig bag/case : Gig Bag
Made in: France
Warranty: 2 years
Color: Black Matte
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