WASHBURN KC100

  • Washburn KC100 electric guitar

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1989

The Washburn KC100 was the top of the range Chicago Series model in 1989. This Japanese made super-strat had carved top and back, solid flamed maple body, set maple neck, ebony fingerboard Seymour Duncan HSS pickups and Floyd Rose Licensed Tremolo.  It had relatively complex active circuitry, with three knobs and three micro switches. The KC100 did not have the deeply scalloped cutaways seen on the other KC Series models,

Source Washburn catalog 1989

Specifications (19)

Controls

Pickup selector controls5-way selector switch

Electronics

Pickups brand and modelSeymour Duncan pickup(s)
Pickups configuration2 single coil pickups and 1 humbucker pickup

General

Finish colorsblack finish, blonde finish, gold finish, red finish, white finish
Finish effectsmetallic finish, transparent finish
Made inJapan
Number of strings6 strings

Body

Body shape featurescarved top, double cutaway
Body stylesuper strat style body
Body top materialflamed maple body top

Hardware

Bridgedouble locking tremolo
Hardware colorblack hardware

Fretboard

Fingerboard inlay materialpearl fingerboard inlay material
Fingerboard materialrosewood fingerboard
Fingerboard position markersdot fingerboard position markers

Neck

Neck jointset neck
Neck materialmaple neck
Number of frets24 fret
Tuner layoutsix-in-a-row tuners

Prices (1)

DatePriceConditionNameComments
2017$600wornHad a red crackle finish installed over the original blue finish. Great player, but got it for a smoking hot deal.

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