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Rickenbacker 325 Cherryburst

Rickenbacker 325 Cherryburst

This guitar is built by Japanese and Korea luthiers, it is with excellent quality and reasonable price. You can choose from all kinds of finish, wood and hardware. Left handed is also available!

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This is a customized guitar, it was made according to our customer's requests, if you don't like the settings of this guitar, and want a personalized body shape, finish, logo, woods or hardware, please email us to place the order.
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 Our Custom made Rickenbacker 325 Cherryburst Guitar

 Specs

 

 

Items

Rickenbacker 325 Cherryburst Guitar

Body wood

Alder

Neck wood

Maple

Construction

Set-in  

Fretboard

Rosewood

Inlays

White Dot Inlays  

Scale Length 

20.75"   

Frets

21  

Pickups

H/H/H

Controls

2 Volume, 2Tone, 3-way Toggle Switch   

Bridge

Bigsby style Tailpiece

Finish

Cherryburst Finish 

String

D'Addario  

Hardware

Black Hardware   

 

Firstly,  Facts speak louder than words,  here is a great review of the Ric 325 from our customer, it might help you to understand us more!  

 

 


NOTE: this Richenbcker 325 Cherryburst is custom made for one of our special customer with a unique cherryburst finish, which is different from any other Rickenbacker 325 Guitar, other finish is also available, just let us know your choice when place the order.

 

About the original Rickenbacker 325c64

 

The British Invasion of 1964 initiated a rise in popularity of the Rickenbacker 325c64. The Model 325C64 duplicates the Rickenbacker 325 as produced in 1964—complete with semi-hollow Maple body, re-shaped body and headstock, three vintage-style pickups, and Accent Vibrato. Offered in Jetglo finish. 

 

 

John Rehearsing for British TV show Ready Steady Go with the Rickenbacker

 

The Rickenbacker 325 was the first of the Capri series of hollow body guitars released in 1958 by Rickenbacker, designed by Roger Rossmeisl, a guitar craftsman from a family of German instrument makers. Its production models were 20-3/4" short scale, dot inlays, and a small (12-3/4" wide) body. The body is unbound, semi-hollow, with 2 o'clock angled sound hole (re-issues lack a sound hole due to the Lennon connection), and boasts the "crescent moon"-style cutaways. This series is currently available only in "C" reissue form. These instruments gained prominence due to John Lennon's use of a 325 during the early years of The Beatles. John Lennon's 1958 model was among the very first batch made and has the pre-production feature of a solid top, i.e., no sound hole. All subsequent production short-scale 300-series Rickenbackers (310, 315, 320, 325) had sound holes until the late 1970s.

 

 If it's Cool Enough For John Lennon. It's Cool Enough For You and Me !!!

 

 

 

 Our Custom Made Rickenbacker 325 Cherryburst

 

What are your options if you want to go such an attractive Rickenbacker? Well, you can shell out a ton of cash for a vintage one or you can customize a new one. But if you don’t want to drop a ton of coin on a real Rickenbacker guitar, you can of course get a brand new copy of the Rickenbacker 325 Cherryburst at a fraction of the price. In order to meet requirements of these who want a new Rickenbacker 325c64 guitar with much less money, we launched the Rickenbacker 325 Cherryburst. Our guitar is a precise duplicate of the original Rickenbacker 325c64 guitar. They were replicated totally handmade and in accordance with the original construction and data, the form and measurements and all other parts are just the same as the original one. 

 

 

There are other's copies you might have seen online, some of them are cheaper and some more expensive.  But do they really worth the price? Let me tell you now. More detail photos of this replica Rickenbacker 325 cherryburst guitar.

 

 
 
 
If you don't compare, you're in the dark; the moment you do, you get a shock.  There many of differences. 
 

22 fret maybe a general parameter for guitars,  but not for Rickenbacker 325 cherryburst guitar. The Rickenbacker 325 cherryburst guitar is 21 fret guitar, it has shorter neck and scale length. We did a good job on this point.  The neck and fretboard was exact copy for the original Rickenbacker 325c64, others' just use a regulare 22 or 24 frets neck instead.

 

  

The Rickenbacker 325 cherryburst guitar is set-in neck guitar, and the neck set in to the body very short, so that the neck has thicker heel and the neck pickup has placed in a very up position. We have made this part just like the original.  None of others care about this point, but exactly as a seim-hollow guitar, the position of the pickups effects the sound. 

 

 
By the way, the original Rickenbacker 325c64 fretboard do not have any neck binding, but most of other copies put binding on, I am not sure it is looking better or not, but I am sure, too many changes, it will be not the John Lennon's Rickenbacker 325c64 any more.
 
I don't know how they think, but some other copies just... how to say, they do not even follow the original guitar, they just do it without thinking, act on assumptions.
  
Rickenbacker 325 cherryburst pickups should above the body, so it requests thicker neck. Some one smart enough, they dig holes to lower the pickups 
 
 
 

 

Our hardwares are carefully choosen, source from different manufacturers, no one want to spend extra time on these tiny details, but we did for you.   

 

 

As for bridge and knobs ,some how~ one has the right bridge ,and anther one has the right knob style,etc ....but None of them make these things all right~~~~ 

 

 

 

  

John Lennon and Rickenbacker guitars

 

 

 

All guitars in our custom shop are created by the craftsmen who are famous worldwide. Besides, we also have some professional tuners who are specially responsible for testing and tuning guitars's tone. Every guitar before shipping, we repeately test and tune to make sure it is nearest to the original one in tone. So you can be assured about the quality...


If you are looking for a guitar like this now, don't pass it by... 

 

Rickenbacker Series Guitars

 

Here you can see some other Rickenbacker Guitars. If you are a fan of them, you can customize any one here in our custom shop. It is our pleasure to realize your guitar dream. 

 

  

 

All available in our Custom shop!


Aiming to build your dream guitar!

 

If you don’t like the guitar above and you want another guitar which you dreamed it for so long, what to do? It’s so easy!  Just send us the pictures and the parameters of the guitar you want! We only need prctures and specs, then we can build the guitar as close as your dreamed guitar. You wonder how? Please click here to find the answer. Send your dream guitar pictures and specs to us, let's make your dream come true together.

 

All the guitars we built were based on our customers’ requests. There are so many different options for you to choose if you don’t want a standard one. You can check out all these options and more details in our custom shop. Click here to get in. The best way to obtain this information is to contact us and let us know what you’re looking for. We will discuss these options together and figure out the best way to make it for you. Your business is very important to us and we want to provide you with the best customer service we are capable of. It will be the best guitar-buying experience you’ve ever had.

 

 

And please, don’t be hesitate to contact us if you have any questions. 

 

 

Notice For All Buyers:
Thank you for your attention. Here are something you might want to know about this guitar.

1. This guitar is available in both right handed and left handed version. Even it is not showing in lefty version, we still able to customize this guitar in left handed for you. You just have to tell us when you place the order.

2. If you want to place the order, just send us email, we will help you to place your customize order.

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