magneto andy jones custom handmade designed guitar


Sonnet Andy G Jones

The Sonnet US-510AGJ was custom built for Mr. Andy G Jones.
Andy G Jones has played with Van Morrison, Cliff Richard, James Ingram, Lamont Dozier, Queen (Brian May and Roger Taylor), Dean Bradfield (Manic Street Preachers), The BBC Radio Big Band, Patti Austin, Hamish Stuart (Average White Band), Lalo Schifrin (Hollywood film composer Bullitt, Mission Impossible), Hank Marvin, Grady Tate, Agnetha from ABBA, Dudley Moore, Sarah Brightman, Petula Clark, Madelaine Bell, Smooth Jazz star Richard Smith, Chris Standring, Jerry Lewis (The Nutty Professor, King of Comedy), Katherine Jenkins and Darcey Bussell, (See the live DVD from the O2 Arena – ‘Viva LA Diva’ and the South Bank Show on the show in which Andy was heavily featured), Laurie Holloway and has toured with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra. Since leaving Van Morrison, Andy has been in Cliff Richard’s band and played at the Queen’s Jubilee Concert which also featured Stevie Wonder, Elton John and Paul McCartney.
Based on the MAGNETO Sonnet, the ANDY G JONES SIGNATURE guitar features a 2-piece american alder body, a canadian hard rock maple neck and an indian rosewood fingerboard. Andy has chosen has chosen Gotoh Steel block tremolo brigde, Graphtech Ratio tuners and 3 custom single coils. Check Andy's website for more information :


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Body Wood: American Alder, 2-Piece
Finish: Polyurethane
Pickguard: Wood
Neck Wood: Hard Rock Maple
Headstock: Andy G Jones Signature
Finish: Satin Polyurethane
Fingerboard: East Indian Rosewood
Scale length: 648mm / 25 ½”
Nut Material: Tusk
Nut Width: 42 mm / 1.650”
Frets: .096” X .047” Narrow Jumbo Style Frets by Sanko, Japan
Nr.of Frets: 22 frets
Neck Profile: Medium C Shape
Radius: 12” / 305mm Radius
Neck Heel: Tapered
Truss Rod: Double Truss Rod
Truss Rod Nut: Classic Top Loaded System
Bridge: Steel-Tone” Custom Vintage Style Tremolo with Steel Plate Saddles and Steel Block, 10.8 mm String Pitch
Tuners: Ratio Tuners, Made by Graphtech
String Retainer: Vintage Style
Neckplate: Magneto Neckplate
Hardware Finish: Chrome
Pickups: Magneto Single Coils
Pickup Switch: ALPHA 5 Position Switch
Switching: Standard 5-way
Controls: Volume, Tone
Pots: ALPHA Audio Taper Pots
Output Jack: Mono Jack
STRINGS: 010-046
CASE: Magneto Bag
  Allen Wrench for Bridge Adjustments, Neck Adjustment Pin