Harley Benton R-457BK Fanfret review: specs & price

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7-String Electric Guitar

The Harley Benton R-457BK Fanfret is a 7-String Electric Guitar with a 24 Fanned medium jumbo volumes, Offset dot fretboard inlays, Dual action trussrod, 1...

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Description 7-String Electric Guitar7-String Electric Guitar7-String Production Line Headless Electric Guitar7-String Electric Guitar7-String electric guitar7-String Electric Guitar7-String Electric Guitar7-String Electric Guitar7-String electric guitar7-String electric guitar
BodyMahoganySwamp AshAsh-BasswoodMahoganyAshMahoganyAshBasswood
NeckMapleMaple, WalnutMaple-Maple, WengeMaple, WalnutMaple, WengeMapleMapleMaple
FretboardEbonyEbonyEbony-EbonyEbonyEbonyEbonyEbonyMaple
Nut width48 mm / 1 7/8"47 mm-43 mm48 mm48 mm48 mm (1.89")47.6 mm49.3 mm-
PickupsActive Seymour Duncan Blackouts AHB-1n (neck) and AHB-1b (bridge)1x USA Supercharger Mach-7 (bridge) and 1x Sustainiac (neck) humbucker-2 DiMarzio PAF humbuckers2 Bare Knuckle Aftermath 7 humbuckers2 Active Fishman Fluence SRC Signature2 x Keith Merrow Signature Fishman Fluence2 Seymour Duncan SH-6-7 humbuckers2 Active Fishman Fluence Modern humbuckers2 Strandberg designed humbuckers
StringsCleartone .010"-. 064"-Elixir Nanoweb (.010 - .056)--D'Addario XL110-7 (010.-059.)----
ColourBlackNaturalGraphicDesert Sun YellowYellowBlackNaturalBlackBlackBlack
TopNoneMapleNone-BasswoodMapleMapleNoneMapleMaple veneer with bars
Frets222424-242424242424
Scale648 mm685 mm686 mm648 mm673 mm648 mm673 mm648 mm667 mm666 mm
Pickup SystemHHHHHH-HHHHHHHHHHHSS
TremoloLo-Pro Edge 7
Incl. Case-
Incl. Gigbag-
Fretboard radius-305 - 406 mm-430 mm430 mm400 mm305 to 406.4 mm (12"- 16"), compound radius---
Neck profile-Ultra Thin C-Wizard-7 HPWizard-7Extra Thin FlatUltra Thin C---
Fretboard inlays-Mother of pearl----Offset / reverse circles---
Machine heads-GroverHipshot Ultra Light-------
Hardware---Cosmo Black--Black---
Weight--------Approximately 2.3 kgApproximately 2.3 kg

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Description

The Harley Benton R-457BK Fanfret is a 7-String Electric Guitar with a 24 Fanned medium jumbo volumes, Offset dot fretboard inlays, Dual action trussrod, 1 Volume knob and 1 tone knob, 3-Way pickup selector, Black hardware & Deluxe die-cast machine heads. The retail price is 127.82 £.

Specifications

BodyBasswood
Bolt-on neckMaple
FretboardBlackwood
Neck profileSpeed-D
Fretboard radius350 mm
Scale686 mm
Nut width48 mm
Pickups2 Active Hi-Gain humbuckers
NutNubone
Ex-factory stringing.009, .011, .016, .024, .032, .042, .054
ColourBlack
TopNone
NeckMaple
Frets24
Pickup SystemHH
TremoloNo
Incl. CaseNo
Incl. GigbagNo

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