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Charvel Model 5FX

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General
Manufacturer: 
Charvel
Made in: 
Japan
Series: 
Charvel
Model
Signature Guitar: 
No
Strings: 
6
Construction: 
Neck-Through
Orientation: 
Right handed
Years: 
1988 to 1989
Body
Body Style: 
Strat
Body Material: 
Maple
Poplar
Body color: 
Black
Electric Blue
Firecrackle
Burgundy Mist
Pearl White
Body finish: 
Gloss
Top: 
No
Carved top: 
Not carved
Body binding: 
No binding
Pickguard: 
No Pickguard
Electronics
Neck Pickup Brand: 
Jackson
Neck Pickup: 
Bridge Pickup Brand: 
Jackson
Bridge Pickup: 
Piezo: 
No
Pickup Configuration: 
HS
Volume knob: 
1
3 way switch: 
1
Control color: 
Black
Miscellaneous
Description: 

The Charvel Model 5FX is one of the top line guitars of the Charvel Model series. The Charvel Model 5FX features a neckthrough construction with a maple neck and poplar body. As opposed to the Charvel Model 5, the Model 5FX  just features one humbucker, the Jackson J-95 and a slanted neck pickup, the Jackson J-100S. It somewhat reminds me of the Peavey Vandenberg.


Neck
Nut Width: 
43 mm (1-11/16 inch)
12th fret width: 
52.52 mm
Locking nut: 
Locking Nut
Thickness at nut: 
20.00mm
Thickness at 12th fret: 
22.00mm
Neck Material: 
Maple
Neck pieces: 
1 Piece
Neck color: 
Black
Electric Blue
Firecrackle
Burgundy Mist
Pearl White
Neck finish: 
Gloss
Neck binding: 
No binding
Fretboard: 
Rosewood
Fretboard radius: 
305 mm (12 inch)
406 mm (16 inch)
Scale Length: 
25.5 inch (648 mm)
Frets: 
24
Inlays: 
Dot
Inlay color: 
pearl
Scalloped Fretboard: 
Not Scalloped
Headstock
Tuning Key Arrangement: 
6-in-line
Locking tuners: 
No Locking Tuners
Headstock color: 
Black
Headstock finish: 
Gloss
Headstock angle: 
angled
Matching headstock: 
Not matching headstock
Tuning Machines: 
Jackson
Reversed: 
Not reversed
Hardware
Bridge brand: 
Jackson
Bridge type: 
Floyd Rose type
Hardware color: 
Black