Ran Custom Tribute to DIME
I ordered another Xplorer, But then Dime was killed.
So here it is. My personal tribute to one of the
best guitar players.
in 2004 - 2005. It took over one year to get it
built. Because after two month I switched from XP
to this tribute instrument, and it took a long time
for dariusz to get the quilted top wood for the
instrument. Everything was built exactly like I
original Dean ML shape
construction: neck through
neck: Mahagonie with dual action truss rod, ebony
fretboard with no Inlays but with white binding.
V shaped back of the neck
Head: Original Dean shape with custom Ran silver
logo (letters and wings)!!! GREAT!
body: mahagony with quilted maple top
frets: 22 Extra Jumbo (original scale)
bridge: Schaller Floyd Rose (black)
tuners: Schaller (black)
bridge PU: Seymour Duncan TB6 (now switched to Dimarzio
neck PU: Seymour Duncan SH 2
nut: Shaller Locking Nut
controls: 2x volume, 1x Tone, 3-way switch
finish: Instrument´s color on the front is
see through black sunburst. Instruments back: very
dark see through black
Shaller Security locks (black)
(the pictures are bigger than displaed.
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