CP Thornton Classic II Hot Rod Series (Z90 & Super 90), Caribbean Coral


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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 Harmonic Design Super 90 in the bridge and Z-90 in the neck position, providing classic twang and crunch and incredibly detailed cleans. The absolutely stunning hotrod-inspired two-tone Caribbean Coral/India Ivory 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 Caribbean Coral with India Ivory Sides
  • 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: Gotoh with Compensated Saddles
  • Pickups: Harmonic Design Z-90 Neck with Super 90 Bridge
  • Year of build: 2021
  • Serial number: 625
  • 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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