The Fretlight FG-511 is all about getting started fast and making music now.No messing with various pickups, just plug in and play. The FG-511 sports their custom designed compact alder body that is c... Click To Read More About This Product
The Fretlight FG-511 is all about getting started fast and making music now.
No messing with various pickups, just plug in and play. The FG-511 sports their custom designed compact alder body that is connected to the same great Fretlight neck that all of the non-pro models use. The Fretlight neck includes a patented Advanced Polymer Fretboard and the worlds only built-in LED learning system. The JT-53 built-in tuner provides a convenient solution for fast, accurate tuning. The FG-511 is finished with closed back tuners and a fixed bridge, which means you'll have consistent, low action and great playability. A two-way truss rod and fully adjustable bridge saddles give you complete adjustability for a playing experience that can only be described as pure heaven. And don't forget, the Advanced Polymer Fretboard and maple neck gives your tone a sustain that you've only dreamed about!
The NEW Fretlight FG-500 guitar sports some significant changes, all aimed toward making the Fretlight the world's easiest guitar to play.
The FG-500's electronics have been upgraded to an all-new Sonix Flash chipset, complete with on-board capability for future growth, and fully compatible with all existing Fretlight software. The new high efficiency electronics produce the brightest and most consistent LED lights ever. Whether you're lighting a simple riff, or a scale across the entire fretboard, the lights will maintain a consistent brightness.
Additionally, all FG-500 guitars have a Stratabond neck. Stratabond is a state-of-the-art engineered hardwood that yields uncommon strength and rigidity across ever changing environmental conditions. Perfect for a guitar necks that are susceptible to expansion and contraction due to varying humidity levels. The FG-500's Stratabond birch neck will provide very consistent performance for years to come.
The Fretlight lighted guitar learning system allows a player to light-up songs, over five thousand chords and scales patterns, and riffs right on the neck of the Fretlight guitar. The Fretlight connects to a PC or Mac and there are lessons, songs and interactive videos available which all light up the guitar.
Your Fretlight purchase includes:
- Fretlight Studio 6 Disc (in a DVD sleeve)
- Paper insert with a link to download the Intermediate 101 video lessons
- Fretlight USB 10ft. cable
Body shape: Double cutaway
Body type: Solid body
Body material: Solid wood
Top wood: Not applicable
Body wood: Alder
Body finish: Gloss
Orientation: Right handed
Neck shape: C standard
Neck wood: Stratabond birch
Scale length: 25.5"
Truss rod: Dual-action
Neck finish: Gloss
Fret size: Medium-high
Number of frets: 21
Nut width: 1.64" (41.65mm)
Neck: Not applicable
Middle: Not applicable
Active or passive: Passive
Series or parallel: Series
Active EQ: No
Special electronics: LED learning system, built-in tuner
Control layout: Master volume
Pickup switch: Not applicable
Coil tap or split: No
Kill switch: No
Bridge type: Fixed
Bridge design: 6-saddle
Tailpiece: String thru body
Tuning machines: Die-cast
Number of strings: 6-string
Special features: Powerful learning system
Case: Sold separately
Accessories: USB cable, software install disc, learning method
Country of origin: China
Fretlight Software Minimum Requirements: Windows 7 or higher or Mac OSX 10.7 or higher and 170MB of free hard disk space
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Comments about Fretlight FG-511 Standard Electric Guitar with Built-in Lighted Learning System:
Great value, great for beginners. Son and grandson have both used. Included lessons are in nice sized bites.
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