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Brand new Merko Custom Guitar Made in Australia 

 

The instrument comes with a black hard case and beautiful handmade wooden tools for musicians and is perfect for beginners. Merkos’ guitar box and melodic tool allows you to create very easy melodies.

 

Merko Custom guitars will provide two free services in the first year (strings not included).

 

Technical character 

 

Model: Cobra st style 

Brand: Merko

Serial number: -------

 

Body : Poplar

Poplar is one of the softer hardwoods, nicely resonant with a meaty tone. Very similar with Alder. Has a stain walnut colour with oil finish.

 

Neck : Canadian hard rock Maple 

This is the hardest one and comes from the Canadian forests.Has a stain walnut colour with oil finish and beautiful headstock.

It is bolt on neck.

Machine Head: Chrome

Nut: Ivory Tusk, increases harmonic and richness . Increases sustain.

Nut Width:42mm

Profile: C

Fret Width: 2.2

Frets: 22 Nickel Frets –  vintage 6105 Medium

Fretboard is from rosewood and has  wooden dots, at the twelve fret is engraved the eyes of the Cobra.

String action is very low with no buzzing.

 

Strings: Ernie ball regular slinky 

           .010-.013-.017-.026-.036-.046

Ernie Ball is the pioneer of Rock and Roll guitar strings. Since setting the industry standard for electric strings, the list of Slinky users has grown to include the likes of Jimmy Page, Eric Clapton, Steve Vai and Slash.

 

Jack leather plate cover from VegTan natural cow leather.

Plate on the neck have VegTan natural cow leather cover.

Pickguard and back plate is wooden birch with laser engrave “Cobra snake skin“.

Knobs is from wooden birch.

Tremolo bar is cover by very smooth wooden birch.

 

Excellent quality Alpha pots 2x A500K and 1x B500K, 5 Way Switch with wooden cup, 1 Jack Socket.

 

Excellent quality Tremolo bridge from alloy and Environment-friendly steel.

 

The heart of this beautiful instrument are 3 Alnico 5 single coil SSS pickups with a very beautiful vintage sound. The top of the plastic cover has a thin piece of wood with a walnut stain colour.

 

Merko Custom Guitars 

Melbourne Australia