Suhr Modern Satin HSH BK

Electric Guitar

  • Body: Okoumé
  • Neck: Mahogany (Khaya ivorensis)
  • Neck attachment: Bolt-on
  • Neck shape: Modern elliptical
  • Fretboard: Pau Ferro
  • Fretboard inlays: White dot
  • Frets: 24 Stainless steel jumbo
  • Nut: Graph Tech TUSQ
  • Nut width: 41.9 mm (1.65")
  • Scale: 648 mm (25.5")
  • Fretboard radius: 356 mm (14")
  • Pickups: Suhr SSH+ Black (bridge), Suhr V60LP (middle), and Suhr SSV Black (neck)
  • Controls: 1 x Volume and 1 x tone control with push / push function for coil split
  • Switch: 5-Way
  • Tremolo: Gotoh 510
  • Hardware: Chrome
  • Machine heads: Suhr locking
  • Strings: D'Addario NYXL1046 (.010 - .046)
  • Colour: Black Silk Matte
  • Includes a gig bag
  • Made in the USA
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Further Information

Colour Black
Body Mahogany
Top None
Neck Mahogany
Fretboard Rosewood
Frets 24
Scale 648 mm
Pickups HSH
Tremolo Standard
incl. Bag Yes
incl. Case No
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Superb Instrument!
Bill Joseph, 13.01.2016
SUHR MODERN PRO SATIN

FIRST IMPRESSIONS
Your first impression (if you are not familiar with Suhr Guitars) may be that you have been sent a fretless instrument due to the black sheer plastic fret protector which sits under the strings and runs the length of the neck. A very caring and nice idea too.
After hauling Les Pauls and heavier Strats around for years this guitar is surprisingly light weighing only 2.9 kilos and is beautifully balanced.

SOUND
Similar to the usual 5 way Strat tones we are all accustomed to hearing.
Definitely cuts through the mix.
Unlike the standard tone control found on most strats which very quickly dials the treble completely out, this tone control is exceptional in that it reduces gradually, eventually leading you to a warm jazzy George Benson type sound.
The volume control complete with treble bleed is also helpful in that reducing volume does not reduce treble.

FINAL THOUGHTS
For an individual sound along the lines of a lightweight customized hum free stratocaster capable of powerful hard rock tones with the added tonal possibilities to sound like a semi acoustic jazz guitar, the Suhr Modern Pro Satin is a superb and versatile instrument.
The Gotoh Tremelo bridge, as with all Gotoh parts, is also excellent.
The Suhr locking tuners are first class and are thankfully not too heavy which has often been the case with other guitars causing partial neck dive.
It comes with a Suhr soft case, probably very suitable for Californian weather but here in Europe especially for winter gigs and also considering the high price of the guitar and its' lightweight construction, a hard case would have been preferable.
Finally, I really must mention this to give due credit to the artist who created it..
The Suhr cardboard container for the guitars amazing Tatoolike Artwork!

Thanks so much to Musikhaus Thomann for their always caring and professional service!
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Colour: Black
Suhr Modern Satin HSH BK
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Suhr Modern Satin HSH BK
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Electric Guitar Body: Okoumé, Neck: Mahogany (Khaya ivorensis), Neck attachment: Bolt-on, Neck shape: Modern elliptical, Fretboard: Pau Ferro, Fretboard inlays: White dot, Frets: 24 Stainless steel...

  • Colour: Black
  • Body: Mahogany
  • Top: None
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Frets: 24
  • Scale: 648 mm
  • Pickups: HSH
  • Tremolo: Standard
  • incl. Bag: Yes
  • incl. Case: No
Suhr Modern Satin HSH NA
Suhr Modern Satin HSH NA
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2.858 €

Electric Guitar Body: Okoume, Neck: Mahogany, Neck attachment: Bolt-on, Fretboard: Indian rosewood, Fretboard inlays: White dots, Neck profile: Modern elliptical, Fretboard radius: 356 mm (14"),...

  • Colour: Natural
  • Body: Mahogany
  • Top: None
  • Neck: Mahogany
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Frets: 24
  • Scale: 648 mm
  • Pickups: HSH
  • Tremolo: Standard
  • incl. Bag: Yes
  • incl. Case: No
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