Harley Benton ST-70 Black Paisley review: specs & price

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The Harley Benton ST-70 Black Paisley is an Electric Guitar with a Deluxe Series, Dot fretboard inlays, 21 Medium jumbo frets, 2 Tone controls and 1 volume...

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FretboardRosewoodRosewoodMapleMapleEbonyEbonyEbonyMapleMapleRosewoodMapleDark rosewood (Dalbergia latifolia)MapleMapleMapleRosewoodEbonyMapleEbonyRosewood (Dalbergia Latifolia)
Neck profileMid '60s oval "C"60s Oval 'C'--------60's C Vintage S standard .810, .930Mid '60s oval "C"Medium C--CV '61--Medium CModern D
Fretboard radius241 mm9.5"-----12"12"-9" to 304.8 mm (12") compound radius-9.5"12"12"241 mm406 mm (16")-12"12"
PickupsSSSSSSSSSSSSHHHHHHHSSHSSHHHSS3x hand-wound '60s StratSSSHSSHSSHHHHSSSHSS2 LSL Zebra humbuckers (neck and bridge) and 1 LSL Standard single coil (middle)
ColourBlackSunburstWhiteWhiteBlackRedBlueSunburstWhiteOrangeGreenOlympic White over Three Tone Sunburst (Ultra Relic)BlackBlackBlueWhiteGreyBlackWhiteBlack
BodyAlderAlderAshAlderMahoganyMahoganyMahoganyAlderAlderMahoganyAlderSelected alderAlderAlderAlderAlderMahoganyAlderAlderAlder
TopNoneNoneNoneNonePoplarMapleMapleNoneNoneMapleNone-NoneNoneNoneNoneMapleNoneNone-
NeckMapleMapleMapleMapleMapleMahoganyMahoganyMapleMapleMahoganyMapleQuarter-sawn mapleMapleMapleMapleMapleMapleMapleBlack LimbaRoasted maple
Frets212122222422222222242221x Dunlop 615021222221222222-
Scale648 mm648 mm648 mm648 mm648 mm648 mm648 mm648 mm648 mm635 mm648 mm-648 mm648 mm648 mm648 mm648 mm648 mm648 mm-
TremoloVintageVintageVintageVintageFR-StyleNoneNoneVintageVintagePRS-StyleVintage-VintageVintageVintageVintageVintageVintageVintage-
Incl. Bag--
Incl. Case--
Finish-Soft Relic----------Heavy Aged--Light Aged-Almond GreenLight Aged-
Nut width--42.8 mm (1.69")42.8mm (1, 69")43 mm43 mm (1 11/16")43 mm (1 11/16")42.8 mm42.8 mm-41.9 mm (1; 65")--42.8 mm42.8 mm-42.1 mm (1.66")42 mm--
Fretboard Radius--241 mm (9.5")9.5"----------------
Controls--1x Volume, 2x Tone1x Volume, 2x Tone---1 x Volume, 2 x Tone1 x Volume, 2 x Tone-Volumes, Tone, Tone1x Volume (Greasebucket) & 2x Tone-1 x Volume, 2 x Tone1 x Volume, 2 x Tone--1x Volume & 1x Tone--
Switch--5-Way5-Way------5-Way---------
Machine heads--Gotoh Locking Vintage-------Suhr Locking------Fenderr®/Gotoh® vintage style--
Serial Number--# 1522-------------#1031---
String spacing----10.8 mm10.8 mm10.8 mm-------------
Glued neck-----MahoganyMahogany-------------
Width at 12th fret-----52.5 mm (2 1/16")52.5 mm (2 1/16")-------------
Distance E to e string-----54 mm54 mm-------------
Strings (ex works)-----Cleartone .010" - .046" (9410)Cleartone .010" - .046" (9410)-------------
Switches-------5-Way5-Way----5-Way5-Way-----
Serial number-------# 1519# 1517----# 1520# 1518-----

Description

The Harley Benton ST-70 Black Paisley is an Electric Guitar with a Deluxe Series, Dot fretboard inlays, 21 Medium jumbo frets, 2 Tone controls and 1 volume control with volume push/pull function coil split, 5-Way toggle switch & Wilkinson tremolo. The retail price is 127 £.

Specifications

BodyBasswood
Bolt-on neckMaple
FretboardOvangkol
Neck profileC
Fretboard radius350 mm
Scale648 mm
Nut width43 mm
PickupsHSS
HardwareChrome
StringingD'Addario EXL110 .010 - .046 (article no. 104555)
ColourGraphic
TopNone
NeckMaple
Frets21
TremoloWilkinson
Incl. BagNo
Incl. CaseNo

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