Sometimes simplicity is the ultimate sophistication. Featuring a single Lollarhigh wind dog ear P90 pickup, the 290 DC S offers unhindered access to all 22 frets and awide range of tonal possibilities. Subtle manipulations of the volume and tone controlsoffer pristine clean tones to deep, warm jazz sounds and everything in between. There arefew bases the 290 DC S cannot cover. To further the guitar's vintage-inspired tone and aesthetic, we've made available our own custom wraparound tailpiece (optional) that's been designed to deliver unsurpassed dynamic range and improved intonation up the neck.
Collings 290 DC S
Construction Solid body double cutaway Body Honduran mahogany Neck Honduran mahogany Body Binding None Fingerboard Binding None Peghead Binding None Bridge Kluson ABR-1 (Nickel-plated Zinc) Tailpiece Kluson Stop Tailpiece (nickel-plated zinc, steel studs) Fingerboard Rosewood w/ ivoroid long dots (5mm non-tapered) Pickups Single Lollar P90 (bridge) Pots/Caps CTS 500K/ Jupiter Vintage Yellow Knobs Amber or black top hat Pickup Rings Black dogear Nut 1 11/16" Scale Length 24 7/8" Neck Joint Extra long mortise & tenon Frets Medium 18% nickel-silver Peghead Veneer Ebony w/ MOP Collings logo Peghead Profile Haircut Tuners Nickel Gotoh w/ Collings logo Wiring 50s style Fingerboard Radius 12" Guitar Finish High gloss nitrocellulose lacquer Pickguard Black/Cream/Black Truss Rod Cover Black/Cream/Black with 290 logo Strings D'Addario NYXL1149 (.011" - .049") Case Deluxe Hardshell case by Ameritage