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Our Jaydee Old Boy Specifications
|Items : Jaydee Old Boy
Body Wood : Mohogany
Neck Wood : Mohogany
Construction : Set-In/ neck thru
Fingerboard : Ebony
Inlay : Crucifix Inlay
Scale Length : 25.5" scale length
Frets : 24
Pickups : 2 Humbuckers
Controls : 2 Volumes, 1 Tone 3-Way Toggle Switch
Bridge : 2 Tune-O-Matic Bridges and tailpieces
Finish : distressed paint Finish
Hardware : Chrome Hardware
About the original Jaydee Old Boy
This instrument was built in Birmingham, England by John Diggins, now Jaydee Custom Guitars. The exact date of its manufacture is not recorded (or remembered!), but will certainly be between 1975 and 1978. The guitar was first used for some overdubs on the 'Heaven and Hell' album. It was then used more and more frequently and soon took over from the black John Birch S.G. as the main instrument both on the road and in the studio.
This week's metal guitar is Tony Iommi's Jaydee SG Custom, also known as the "Old Boy." This is Tony's main electric guitar, both live and in studio. He has a lot of Gibson SG customs but Tony don't give two shits about them. The "Old Boy" is his guitar workhorse because he prefers its tone more than anything else. IMO, I think there is also some sentimental emotions involved.
Are you like Jaydee and his guitars?And it's a left hand guitar . If you are a fan of Jaydee ,we can custom for you.What are you waiting for?Quick to order your favorite guitar.
Our Custom Made Jaydee Old Boy
Good news for guitars' fans and collectors! We supply custom service of Jaydee Old Boy Compared with other guitar custom shops, our custom shop has the following advantages!
Lower Custom Price---With just several hundred dollars, you can own one Jaydee Old Boy completely like the original ( But in other custom shops, the custom price for Jaydee Old Boy reaches thounds of dollars, or even you have money, no where you can find it).
Shorter Building Time---Unlike other custom shops with at least 2 months building time, we can usually finish one guitar around 25 working days.
Real Zero-Risk--- After we complete your guitar, we will take some HD pictures and send them for your inference. And if you are not satisfied, you can demand us to make progress again and again untill the guitar is perfect for you, or demand us to refun d you.
Higher Quality----Since years ago, our Custom Shop has been a "dream factory" producing all kinds of guitar copies from top players of each time. We dare not say our copies are as good as originals, but they are more attractive in price.
Facing such a guitar custom shop with Lower Custom Price, Shorter Building Time and Higher Quality... If you are just looking for a custom shop for your dream guitar, why not give it a shot?----Zero-Risk!!!
Dtails of the Jaydee Old Boy
Although "Old Boy" looks grotesque and terribly old, it has a very dark but sweet tone. We bet the frets feel like heaven! Iommi plays the guitar as if it's a part of his body. Just watch the Heaven and Hell DVD and you'll see "Old Boy" in action.
There is a pickup selector switch and five control knobs on the front of the instrument, though only three are wired in. All of Tony's road guitars have the bridge pick up tone control disconnected. The fifth control was connected to a booster circuit, which has been removed. There is also an additional ¼" jack socket on the front of the guitar. This was originally a low impedance output for recording purposes, but has subsequently been disconnected.
The pictures below are parts of the original Billie Joe Strat ,you can clear see these parts.
Unfortunately, this guitar is one of a kind. There is no way in the world you can get an exact replica.
It is worth mentioning that the hardware and pickups we select are Wilkinsons. We have to admit that Wilkinson hardware and pickups are not as good as the original ones. But they are more attractive in quality and price, saving much money for our customers. Most of our customers reflected the Wilkinson are beyond their imagination- stable and reliable enough!
Other Colors or Styles of the Jaydee Old Boy
There is another very famous Jaydee original ‘Old Boy’ SG guitar, it is also SG model, with dark, red on the guitar body, offen shows on the stage. But the others are left hand guitar and please check it carefully in order to avoid to inconvenience you.But we also able to make it for you.The Jaydee original ‘Old Boy’ SG guitar is available in many colors.So when customizing this guitar,you can choose any color or type you like.
Aiming to build your dream guitar!
The copies of guitars from famous players, most of the guitars that we build are custom-made based on the customers’ needs. There are so many different options and variables that it doesn’t make sense to have a standardized order form. The best way to go about obtaining this information is for you to contact us and let us know what it is that you’re looking for. We can discuss these options and figure out what is best for you. Your business is important to us and we want to provide you with the best customer service we are capable of. We want this to be the best guitar-buying experience you’ve ever had.
And please, don’t be shy if have any questions about our guitar. And don't be afraid to bring us troubles. Our customer service staff and other workers are pleasant to exchange with our customers, as they can learn new knowledge and get some exercise from the process.