Collings 290, Olive Drab

$5,000
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Named after the 290 Highway that runs right by the Collings workshop in Texas, this versatile and inspiring instrument is a fitting tribute to what they have dubbed 'the working man's rock'n roll guitar'. Built in Honduran mahogany for the body and neck joined with an extra-long mortise and tenon, the 290 is an exceptionally resonant guitar that sustains and rings like a dream even unplugged. When met with an amplifier, the Lollar P90 pickups offer a huge dynamic range with luscious harmonic content and bite when you need them to. 

Set with a clean amp, there's plenty of chime and clarity suiting a wide range of styles. With the amp set to growl, the 290 pushes it into a classic saturated roar, all a joy to coax out of the guitar thanks to the truly stellar playability and feel across the board. 



  • Body: Solid body single cutaway
  • Body material: Honduran mahogany
  • Color: Olive Drab
  • Finish: High gloss nitrocellulose lacquer
  • Neck: Honduran mahogany
  • Neck shape: C
  • Radius: 12"
  • Fingerboard: Rosewood
  • Fret wire: Medium 18% nickel-silver
  • Nut material: Bone
  • Bridge/tailpiece: Mojo Axe Wraparound
  • Tuners: Nickel Gotoh w/ Collings logo
  • Pickups: Lollar P90s
  • Strings: D'Addario NYXL1149 (.011" - .049")
  • Serial number: 221723
  • Year of build: 2022
  • Case: Deluxe hardshell case by Ameritage

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Collings Electric Guitars

Bill Collings came from a family of engineers, who inspired his meticulous attention to detail and boundless curiosity. 

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