Burns Sonic Black

Electric Guitar

  • T-Style
  • Basswood body
  • Maple neck
  • Rosewood fretboard
  • Scroll headstock
  • 21 Fets
  • Nut width: 43 mm
  • Scale: 648 mm
  • 2 Burns Trisonic pickups
  • 4-Way pickup switch
  • Burns Rez-o-Tube bridge
  • Burns Deluxe machine heads
  • Colour: Black
  • Incl. case and tool kit

Further information

Colour Black
Pickups SS
Fretboard Rosewood
Tremolo None
Body Basswood
Top None
Neck Maple
Frets 21
Scale 648 mm
Incl. Case Yes
Incl. Bag No
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Good quality, performance and pre guitar.

I will comment in Portuguese because my knowledge of German is limited.
The guitar arrived on schedule and the packaging was flawless.
After a first general inspection, I checked that there were no visible defects.
This model of the "T-style body" is a version very well achieved by Burns.
The body has a lot of work, and the finish is good (without being luxurious). As for linden wood (Basswood) is also a good choice, for its lightness and sound.
The scale is of good quality, and the arm very comfortable when in action.
The application of "0-fret" is an excellent idea.
Wilkinson Locking tuners are good and work well.
As for the sound pickups "Burns Trisonic", they are already my acquaintances of "Brian May Red Special", of which I own a copy.

I just had to apply "Strap locks from Schaller", and replaced the original strings that showed slight signs of oxidation on the 1st and 3rd strings.

I used a set of Optima .010-.046 strings that I usually use on several guitars.

I then went on to experience the sound using a Marshall AVT Tribute 100, having spent a good few hours exploring the possibilities of the guitar and Marshall's various options.
I confess that I was very satisfied with his performance in both "Clean" and "OD 1 + OD 2", low, medium and treble.

To conclude, I consider that this guitar has a very positive price-quality ratio. Worth to buy it
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