Used 1976 Rickenbacker 481

Used 1976 Rickenbacker 481 Slanted Fret, signed by Pete Best Serial Number: 0I 6386

Weight: 8.3lbs

Condition: Great vintage condition. The top shows a couple of light dings and some light finish wear around the binding. The sides show a few small indentations and dings. The back is in nice shape with some light belt buckle wear and a couple more minor finish chips down near the strap button. One finish chip near the neck pocket and one spot of wear that was filled in with a red marker or paint right near the heel. Neck and headstock are great with some light indentations. The frets show some light wear and one inlay is split but stable. This instrument is signed by Pete Best - the original drummer of The Beatles.

Body: Cresting wave style bound maple body with white pickguard, Fireglo Finish

Neck: Bolt-on maple

Fingerboard: 24-fret bound rosewood, slanted frets with pearl triangle inlay

Bridge: Tune-o-matic bridge, R style trapeze tailpiece

Headstock: Cresting wave style peghead

Pickups: 2 exposed pole humbuckers

Electronics: 3 position switch, volume, volume, tone, tone, phase switch

Case: Black hardshell with blue interior


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