The "Frenchie" guitar is a player's dream with a fast neck and loads of tone! Fans have long clamored for a replica of Warren DeMartini’s famed and beloved “Frenchie” guitar, as seen live on tour and on a slew of magazine covers throughout Ratt’s reign in the 1980s.
Warren DeMartini USA Signature Frenchie Guitar Features
- Alder body
- One-piece bolt-on quartersawn maple neck
- 12"- 16" compound radius maple fingerboard with
22 jumbo stainless steel frets and black dot inlays
- Seymour Duncan® Custom Warren DeMartini RTM
(“Rattus Tonus Maximus”) humbucking bridge pickup
and SSL-4 Quarter Pound neck pickup
- Three-way toggle switch and single volume
- Floyd Rose Original locking bridge
- Gotoh® tuning machines
Charvel has responded with the Warren DeMartini USA Signature Frenchie, available in a Snow White and a Gloss Black finish. Both are detailed with cross decals and a tribute quote to James Dean in French that translates “too fast to live, too young to die.”
The Frenchie also offers premium features such as a Dinky alder body, one-piece bolt-on quartersawn maple neck and a 12"- 16" compound radius maple fingerboard with 22 jumbo stainless steel frets and black dot inlays.
Custom-made for the legendary lead guitarist, the Seymour Duncan Warren DeMartini RTM (“Rattus Tonus Maximus”) bridge pickup is a powerful high-output humbucker that naturally compresses for a well-balanced and even tone, perfect for complex chording and precision soloing. The RTM is boosted by an SSL-4 Quarter Pound neck pickup, adding fat, supercharged punch and extra sustain.
The Frenchie also features a single volume control knob, three-way toggle switching, a Floyd Rose Original locking bridge and Gotoh tuning machines. Hardshell case included