WASHBURN KC70

  • Washburn KC70 electric guitar, woodstone silver finish

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1989 to 1991

The Washburn KC70 was made from 1989 to 1991. It was a Chicago Series superstrat with an alder body, deep scalloped cutaways and angled bolt-on neck heel. The body had an arch to the top and back. The thin bolt-on maple neck had a 22 fret rosewood fingerboard with pearl dot position markers. Hardware was black including, six-on-one-side tuners, Floyd Rose 600S tremolo and locking nut. The pickups were Washburn Eliminators - one humbucker and two single coils (HSS). Controls were a single volume, single tone and three mini-switches for the pickups.Finish options were Black, Metallic Black Cherry, White Rain, Woodstone Brown, Woodstone Silver, or Woodstone Red.

Specifications (20)

Controls

Tone controls1 tone control
Volume controls1 volume control
Pickup selector controls1 coil tap switch

Electronics

Pickups brand and modelWashburn pickup(s)
Pickups configuration3 pickups

General

Finish colorsblack finish, brown finish, red finish, silver finish, white finish
Finish effectsmetallic finish
Made inKorea
Number of strings6 strings

Body

Body materialalder body
Body shape featuresarchtop, double cutaway
Body stylearchtop

Hardware

BridgeFloyd Rose licensed tremolo
Hardware colorblack hardware

Fretboard

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

Neck

Neck jointbolt on neck
Number of frets22 fret
Tuner layoutsix-in-a-row tuners

Prices (7)

DatePriceConditionNameComments
1991$650goodguitar-listList price
1991₪2000new
2017$200worn
2017€100worn
1991$500new
1989£800new
1996£150good

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