Ernie Ball Music Man James Valentine BFR - Walnut Flame - #43

Ernie Ball Music Man James Valentine BFR - Walnut Flame - #43
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Product Code: Valentine BFR
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Trans Walnut

Flamed maple top

Double-bound African Mahogany body

Roasted maple neck with flame figure

Herringbone neck stripe

Bound ebony fretboard

Stainless steel frets 

Serial G91664

Date of Manufacture 2/07/2020


Product Description

Limited to just 57 pieces worldwide, this BFR Valentine features a double bound African mahogany body with a highly flamed maple top in a striking Walnut finish. The 3-ply parchment pickguard matches the neck and body binding for a complete uniformed look. Atlante block inlays adorn an ebony fretboard atop a roasted flamed maple neck. This guitar is also outfitted with a Herringbone skunk stripe on the back of the neck for a unique appearance that is not offered on standard models. Each Walnut Valentine is autographed by James Valentine, includes a numbered certificate of authenticity and hardshell case.

Serial G91664

Date of Manufacture 2/07/2020


This guitar is brand new and in factory fresh condition, with no dings, dents, fretwear, or shop wear. It will come with the original hard-shell case, factory packaging, and DuBaldo Music Center case candy.

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Full Specs:

Size    13-1/4" wide, 1-3/4" thick, 38-7/16" long  (33.7 cm wide, 4.5 cm thick, 97.6 cm long)
Scale Length    25-1/2" (64.8 cm)
Neck Attachment    5 bolt neck joint
Strings    11p-14p-18p-28w-38w-48w (RPS 11 Slinky #2242)
Body Wood    African Mahogany w/ maple top
Body Color    Walnut
Top Color    Walnut
Body Binding    Double Bound - Parchment
Body Finish    High gloss polyester
Neck Wood    Select figured roasted maple neck
Neck Color    Natural
Neck Binding    Parchment / Herringbone strip
Neck Finish    Ultra-light satin polyurethane finish
Fingerboard Wood    Ebony
Neck Buffed    No
Headstock Buffed    No
Fingerboard Buffed    No
Fingerboard Finish    Oil/Wax
Headstock Color    Natural
Frets    22 - High profile, medium width
"Fret Size Height x Width"    .074 x .095
Fret Material    Stainless Steel
Fret Markers    Atlante Blocks
Nut Width    1-5/8" (41.3 mm)
Neck Width at last Fret    2-1/4" (56.9 mm)
Neck Radius    10" (25.4 cm)
Neck Thickness at 1st Fret    0.825 inches
Neck Thickness at 12th Fret    0.925 inches
Tuning Machine type    Schaller M6-IND locking
Tuning Machine Buttons    Pearl
Bridge type    Music Man® Modern chrome plated with vintage bent steel saddles
Pickguard    Parchment
Pickup Color    N/A
Hardware Finish    Chrome
Controls    Custom Music Man® active preamp; push/push volume for gain boost, 500kohm push/push passive tone for custom split pickup configurations - .022µF tone capacitor
Switching    3-way lever pickup selector
Pickups    SH - Music Man® custom wound staggered pole piece single coil and humbucker with chrome covers

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