Harley Benton SC-400 SBK Vintage Series

Electric Guitar

  • Classic series
  • Body: Basswood
  • Arched top
  • Set-in neck: Maple
  • Neck profile: C
  • Fretboard: Roseacer (thermally treated maple wood)
  • Fretboard radius: 350 mm
  • Crown inlays
  • 22 Frets
  • Scale: 628 mm
  • Nut width: 43 mm
  • Double action truss rod
  • Pickups: 2 Classic open humbuckers
  • 3-Way pickup selector
  • 2 Volume and 2 tone controls
  • Chrome hardware
  • Tune-o-matic bridge
  • Kluson Style Tuners
  • Strings: Harley Benton .010 - .046
  • Colour: Silk-matte black
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Colour Black
Body Basswood
Top Basswood
Neck Maple
Fretboard Rosewood
Frets 22
Scale 628 mm
Pickups HH
Tremolo None
Incl. Case No
Incl. Bag No

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Mighty axe for little cash

Dazmulls, 14.08.2017
Use - Just for messing about at home.
Fancied a LP as I was interested in a guitar with humbuckers.

For the money this is just amazing. Matt finish looks cool and is very smooth to the touch. There seem to be some light scratches on the back of the neck in the wood before the finish was applied. You can barely see it but you can feel it, this does not however have any negative effect when playing. No big deal. Fret board is fine. inserts are a little untidy in places. Frets seem to be level and no sharp edges. Could do with a polish as they are just the slightest bit 'grainy' and can be felt on some frets more than others when bending. Pick guard was sharp in places and could do with a sanding. Apart from these niggles It is amazing what just over £100 will get you from Harley Benton.
Order placed on Friday, delivered Monday. Well packaged and unbelievable delivery again from Thomann. Thanks guys.

Im not really a pickup snob , I usually find I can get the sound Im looking for with a bit of fiddling on the Amp (Vox VX1), so yeah, pickups sound fine to me.

Everything is well put together and seems to be built like a tank, a heavy shovel for sure.

Will prob change the strings at some point but what is there are fine. I am HUGELY impressed with my first HB and will def be purchasing again if I can hide them from the wife lol.

Anyone looking for a usable, 'wallet friendly' instrument , you will not find better in this price bracket.
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Flabbergasted

Hoop, 05.11.2018
After seeing the reviews online/youtube I decided to try the SC-400 out.
I thought it was amazing, and have shown it to 4 other players, ranging from casual to professional level.
None of them believe the price/quality for this guitar. It truly is a stunning value.
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Harley Benton SC-400 SBK Vintage Series
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Harley Benton SC-400 SBK Vintage Series

Electric Guitar Classic series, Body: Basswood, Arched top, Set-in neck: Maple, Neck profile: C, Fretboard: Roseacer (thermally treated maple wood), Fretboard radius: 350 mm, Crown inlays, 22...

  • Colour: Black
  • Body: Basswood
  • Top: Basswood
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Frets: 22
  • Scale: 628 mm
  • Pickups: HH
  • Tremolo: None
  • Incl. Case: No
  • Incl. Bag: No
Harley Benton SC-500 BK Vintage Series
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Harley Benton SC-500 BK Vintage Series

Electric Guitar Vintage Series, Body: Basswood, Arched top, Set-in maple neck, Neck profile: C shape, Fretboard: Blackwood <i>(Pinus Radiata) </i>, Fretboard radius: 350 mm, Fretboard inlays:...

  • Colour: Black
  • Body: Basswood
  • Top: Basswood
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Blackwood
  • Frets: 22
  • Scale: 628 mm
  • Pickups: HH
  • Tremolo: None
  • Incl. Case: No
  • Incl. Bag: No
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Harley Benton SC-500 WH Vintage Series

Electric Guitar Vintage Series, Body: Basswood, Arched top, Set-in neck: Maple, Neck profile: C, Fretboard: Blackwood (Pinus radiata), Fretboard radius: 350 mm, Block inlays, 22 Frets, Scale: 628...

  • Colour: Black
  • Body: Basswood
  • Top: Basswood
  • Neck: Maple
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Frets: 22
  • Scale: 628 mm
  • Pickups: HH
  • Tremolo: None
  • Incl. Case: No
  • Incl. Bag: No
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