Washburn Guitars celebrate 20 years of Nuno Bettencourt models with Anniversary N4XX 27-Nov-09
Sound Technology and Washburn Guitars have announced the UK shipping of the new Washburn Nuno Bettencourt Anniversary N4XX. Here's what they have to say about it...
20th Anniversaries are rare and should be celebrated with class. This Limited Edition guitar was created to honour the 20 Year relationship Washburn Guitars has had with legendary guitar hero Nuno Bettencourt.
Crafted in the USA Custom Shop, each one of these works of art are hand signed by Nuno himself. Following the original designs from 1989, Washburn have recreated the same feel and specs of Nuno's original N4 Neck combined with a highly figured Hawaiian Koa droptop and Exotic African Korina body, this guitar is a must have for any collector.
Although the Washburn N4XX is a Limited Edition production run of 100 pieces, three Prototype models were also crafted. Sound Technology are proud to have secured two of these exceptionally rare guitars for UK sale, Proto#2 and Proto#3. The Washburn Nuno Bettencourt N4XX features:
Exotic African Korina Body
Highly Figured Hawaiian Koa droptop
Birdseye Maple neck
Mourning Widow inlay
Bill Lawrence L500 bridge pickup
Seymour Duncan '59 neck pickup
Original Floyd Rose â€“ German made
Custom Tapered 500K Audio Port
Print Decal Logos
Custom Deluxe Hardshell Case
Certificate of Authenticity
Black Nail Polish
Nuno Bettencourt is currently on world tour with Rihanna, using Washburn signature guitars and new Randall NBKing signature amp. Pricing and Availability:
The Washburn N4XX is available now at Â£4766.75 RRP inc VAT in the UK.