Ltd. Ed. James Bay Signature "1966" Century Outfit

Epiphone presents the Ltd. Ed. James Bay Signature “1966” Century Outfit, an incredibly accurate recreation of GRAMMY nominee James Bay’s customized 1966 Epiphone Century archtop in an Gloss Cherry finish. Featuring a Kinman® Noiseless "Sweet Neck" P-90, a reissue of the 60s era compensated floating Rosewood bridge with brass wheels, a James Bay “Hat Man” headstock logo, WilkinsonTM Deluxe machine heads, USA made “CTS” 500K pots, and a reissue of an Epiphone 60s era hard case plus a hand-signed photo and custom strap.

PRODUCT FEATURES

Ltd. Ed. James Bay Signature Century “1966” Outfit At A Glance

  • Incredibly accurate recreation of James Bay’s vintage ‘66 Century
  • Kinman® "Sweet Neck" P-90 Hx Noiseless Single-Coil
  • WilkinsonTM deluxe machine heads and CTS electronics
  • Certificate of Authenticity with hand-signed photo
  • Includes 1960s style hard case and custom strap
SPECIFICATIONS
Top and Body3-ply Laminated Maple
Back and Sides3-ply Laminated Maple
NeckMahogany
Neck Profile Original rounded "C" shape & dimensions
Neck JointGlued, Mortise and Tenon at 14th Fret
FingerboardRosewood with Mahogany heel cap
Fingerboard RiserMaple
Fingerboard InlaysMother of Pearl “Dots”
Frets20 medium
Kerfing MaterialMahogany
Scale Length25.5”
NutDelrin (Ivory color)
Nut Width1.56
Nut Thickness6mm
HeadstockHistoric Sloped Dovewing with period-correct gold "Epiphone" logo with James Bay Hat Man logo and James Bay’s serial number 385143” on back.
Truss RodDual Action
Truss Rod CoverBlack with White “E”
Binding
Top: 1-ply cream
Body Back: 1-ply cream
PickupKinman® "Sweet Neck" P-90 Hx Noiseless Single-Coil
Controls 1-Master Volume Master CTS Potentiometer
1-Master Tone CTS Potentiometer
KnobsBlack Top Hats with meal inserts (Volume and Tone)
Output JackSwitchcraft® 1/4"
BridgeReissue of original compensated Rosewood Floating Bridge with brass adjustment wheels
TailpieceTrapeze
HardwareNickel
Pickguard3-ply Ivory/Black/Ivory with raised metal “E”
Machine Heads Wilkinson® Vintage 3-in-a-row with plastic Ivory buttons
14:1 ratio Upper
Sound Hole LabelOriginal "Blue" label inside with sequential serial number
Lower Sound Hole Label60s style oval
StringsD'Addario: 11,14,19 (wound) 30,41,52
First Run Limited to 600 pcsIncludes:
1960s style hard case
Hand-signed photo and Certificate of Authenticity
Custom strap
Color FinishCherry (Gloss)
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