RICKENBACKER 620/12

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1981

The Rickenbacker 620/12 is the 12 string version of the Rickenbacker 620 solid-body electric guitar. As part of the 600 series of guitars the 620/12 has the distinctive "cresting wave" body shape. It also has triangular fret markers, a thick rosewood fretboard, a maple body with neck-through maple neck. The 620/12 has two single coil 'Hi-gain' pickups with a stereo output jack. The Rickenbacker 620 comes in fireglo, mapleglo, jetglo, and midnight blue finishes.

Specifications (24)

Body

Body materialmaple body
Body stylecresting wave style
Pickguard shapebi-level pickguard

Hardware

Bridgetune-o-matic bridge
TailpieceR-style tailpiece
TunersSchaller tuners

Controls

EQ or mix controlsmix control
Pickup selector controls3-way selector switch
Tone controls2 tone controls
Volume controls2 volume controls

Fretboard

Fingerboard inlay materialpearl fingerboard inlay material
Fingerboard position markerstriangle fingerboard position markers

General

Finish colorsblack finish, blue finish, maple finish, red finish, white finish
Made inUSA
Number of strings12 strings
Scale length24.75 inches scale-length

Neck

Neck jointneck through body
Neck materialmaple neck
Neck width1.63 inches wide at nut
Number of frets21 fret
Tuner layoutsix-per-side tuners

Electronics

Input and output jack typestereo output jack
Pickups brand and modelRickenbacker Hi-Gain pickup(s)
Pickups configuration2 single coil pickups

Prices (1)

DatePriceConditionNameComments
1989$1000excellent

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