Masquerader SM01-SD SSP: £765.00
Masquerader SM01-SD
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The Shergold SM01SD Masquerader 1 has its solid mahogany body loaded with a USA-made Seymour Duncan SP90 and TB4 Humbucker pickup configuration for a full-bodied, resonant and addictively powerful tone.

The Thru-Gloss colour options offer a glimpse into the Masquerader’s tonal core with the grain of the mahogany body visible through the immaculate high-gloss sheen finish. The Solid Battleship Grey colouring with a high-gloss finish perfectly complements the tough and road-ready character of a Shergold guitar.

Re-designed for the 21st Century in the United Kingdom by British guitar luthier Patrick James Eggle, the Shergold Masquerader captures the very essence of British Rock ‘n’ Roll. This modern reinvention of the iconic British guitar makes a polite nod to its 1970s heritage, then quickly heads off in its own new direction.

 

Body

Body Material Solid Mahogany
Weight 3.18kg / 7lbs
Body Colour Thru-Cherry
Thru-Black
Thru-Dirty Blonde
Solid Battleship Grey
Body Finish High Gloss Lacquer

Neck

Neck Fixing Bolt-On
Scale Length 648mm / 25.5"
Neck Material Solid Rosewood
Neck Colour Natural Rosewood
Neck Finish Hand Burnished
Truss Rod 2 Way
Logo Enamel Shergold Shield

Fingerboard

Fingerboard Rosewood
Fingerboard Radius 305mm / 12"
Fingerboard Binding Rosewood
Fret Wire Hard Nickel
Med-Jumbo
Fret Markers Hand-inlaid Aluminium lines
Side Position Markers Hand-inlaid Aluminium lines
Nut Graphtec Black Tusq
Nut Width 42.5mm

Bridge

Bridge PJE Design Shergold Custom T
Saddles Compensated Brass

Machineheads

Machineheads Staggered Height
Locking
Machinehead Buttons Large Black
Hardware Finish Chrome

Electronics

Pickup Front / Neck USA Seymour Duncan SP90-1n
Pickup Back / Bridge USA Seymour Duncan TB-4
Controls 1 x Volume A500K / 1 x Tone A500K (push/pull coil split) / 3 position switch
Control Knobs Bell-Type - Black with silver cap

Detailing

Scratchplate Genuine Bakelite
Brushed Silver (Thru-Black models)
Backplate / Control Cover Genuine Bakelite
Brushed Silver (Thru-Black models)
String Ferrules Flush fitting - Chrome
Strap Buttons Japanese Turned Aluminium

Case

Case Gigbag available separately

"Attracted by the sound, looks, weight (under 7 pounds) and the specifications for the money. A lot of bang for your bucks."

Christopher,United Kingdom

"Great Sound and Feel"

David,United Kingdom

"Exactly what I was looking for the right guitar at the right price & the right sound quality"

Robert,United Kingdom

"good value but needs a semi-hollow and a trem option"

marc,Germany

"Great innovative design, very comfortable to play, can play this 3 hours straight no problem. Great quality finish & attention to detail, the neck is brilliant, Sounds great with the SD pickups, clear rich tones, plenty of twang with coil split. There's nothing I would change or upgrade on it. The only negative point I'd say is the volume pot is stiffer to turn than the tone pot (which has coil split pull-push switch), but the electronics work fine so no big deal I've been practising twice as much since getting the masquerader & it's easy for an hour or two to go by before you know it! "

Ade,United Kingdom

Body

Material: Solid Mahogany

Colours: Thru-Cherry, Thru-Black, Thru-Dirty Blonde, Solid Battleship Grey

Finish: High Gloss Lacquer

Weight: 3.18kg / 7lbs

Neck

Scale Length: 648mm / 25.5"

Neck Fixing: Bolt-On

Material: Solid Rosewood

Finish: Hand Burnished

Truss Rod: 2 Way

Logo: Enamel Shergold Shield

Fingerboard

Fingerboard: Rosewood

Fingerboard Radius: 305mm / 12"

Binding: Rosewood

Fret Wire: Hard Nickel, Med-Jumbo

Fret Markers: Hand-inlaid Aluminium lines

Side Position Markers: Hand-inlaid Aluminium lines

Nut: Graphtec Black Tusq

Nut width: 42.5mm

Bridge

Bridge: PJE design Shergold Custom T

Saddles: Compensated Brass

Machineheads

Machineheads: Staggered Height, Locking

Machinehead Buttons: Large Black

Finish: Chrome

Electronics

Neck: USA Seymour Duncan SP90-In

Bridge: USA Seymour Duncan TB-4

Controls: 1 x Volume A500K, 1 x Tone A500K (push/pull coil split), 3 position switch

Control Knobs: Bell-Type, black with silver caps

Detailing

Scratchplate: Genuine Bakelite, Brushed Silver (Thru-Black model)

Control Cover / Backplate: Genuine Bakelite, Brushed Silver (Thru-Black model)

String Ferrules: Flush fitting - Chrome

Strap Buttons: Japanese Turned Aluminium

Case

Case: Gigbag available separately

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