CP Thornton Classic II Hot Rod Series (Dual Foil), Teal and Cream


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The C.P. Thornton Hot Rod Series Guitars are the result of years of guitar building experience and the Classic II is without a doubt one of the best T-style electrics you'll ever put your hands on. Chuck Thornton has taken all he has learned about the right choices of tone wood and electronics for each specific build, in this case using very old growth Nootka Cedar from Alaska. Unlike Western Red Cedar, Nootka is a very dense Cedar and has a tone that is incredibly rich and full. He pairs this with a beautifully torrefied Rock Maple neck which provides an awesome feel and incredible stability. This Classic II is outfitted with a pair of Mojo Dual Foil pickups, which produce a bright but full sound with great string definition and clarity. The absolutely stunning hotrod-inspired two-tone Teal and Cream finish brings it all together in an untouchable package of looks, sound, and playability. 

  • Model: Classic II Hot Rod 
  • Body construction: Solid
  • Finish: Hot Rod Series Teal/Cream
  • Body wood: Old Growth Nootka Cedar
  • Neck: Torrefied Rock Maple
  • Neck join: Bolt-On
  • Neck profile: C
  • Fretboard: Rosewood
  • Fretboard radius: 10"
  • Scale length: 25.5"
  • Tuners: Gotoh Staggered
  • Nut width: 1.6875"
  • Pickguard: Single Ply Parchment
  • Bridge: Kluson 1/2 Tele with Gotoh Compensated Saddles
  • Pickups: Mojo Dual Foil w/Matching Teal Color 
  • Controls: Two Volumes and Push/Pull Tone w/partial Coil Taps
  • Year of build: 2021
  • Serial number: 623
  • Case: Access III


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Chuck Thornton’s passion for working with wood began under the influence of his father as a youth in Maine.

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