Boden J Series

Boden J

Impeccable Made in Japan Production Quality

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Available for pre-order now, starting at $3,250

Visit https://strandbergguitars.com/product/boden-j-pre-order/ to order

The brand new 2016 Boden J series represents the ultimate in craftsmanship in a production guitar. Available as 6-, 7-, and 8-string in a variety of finishes and using premium materials

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Example specs Boden J 7:

  • 4A Flame Maple Top

  • Swamp Ash Body

  • Roasted Maple Neck with Purple Heart Laminates

  • Ebony bound Pau Ferro fingerboard

  • 25.75″ – 25″ scale

  • .strandberg* branded Lace Aluma X-Bar pickups

  • .strandberg* EGS Rev 5 Fixed Bridge & String Locks

  • Available in natural, brown, red, blue, black stain satin matte finish

  • Average Weight 2 kg (4.5 lbs)

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Top

Material: 4A Flame Maple

Pieces: 2 pcs Bookmatched

Thickness: 5.5 mm (.22″)

Body

Material: Swamp Ash

Chambering: Upper and lower chamber

Pieces: 2 pcs Slipmatched

Vital Dimensions

Total Body Thickness: 42.5 mm (1.67″)

Top Contour: 1 mm (.2″) radius

Body Contour: 4 mm (.15″) radius

Belly Carve: Standard

Arm Bevel: Standard

Heel Carve: Standard

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Fretboard

Material: Ebony (6-string) / Pau Ferro with Ebony Binding (7-/8-string)

Face Inlays: Luminlay 2.5 mm (.1″) diameter

Side Position Markers: Luminlay 2.5 mm (.1″) diameter

Fretwire: Jescar 57110-S Stainless Steel (2.79 x 1.45 mm/.110″ x .057 )

Number or Frets: 24

Nut: Graphite nut + 0-fret

Neck

Material: Roasted Maple with Purple Heart laminates (7-/8-string) and Carbon Fiber reinforcements

Pieces: 3 + 2 CF (6-string)/ 5 + 4 CF (7-string) / 5 + 6CF (8-string)

Truss Rod: Dual Action

Vital Dimensions

Scale Length(s):
6-string: 647.7 – 635 mm (25.5″ – 25″)
7-string: 654 – 635 mm (25.75″ – 25″)
8-string: 711 – 673 mm (28″ – 26.5″)

Neutral Fret:
6-string: 0
7-string: 5th
8-string: 6th

Width at Nut:
6-string: 42.3 mm (1.66″)
7-string: 49.3 mm (1.94″)
8-string: 58 mm (2.28″)

Width at 24th Fret:
6-string: 57 mm (2.24″)
7-string: 65.9 mm (2.59″)
8-string: 76 mm (2.99″)

String Spread (center of outer strings):
6-string: 35 mm (1.37″)
7-string: 42.7 mm (1.65″)
8-string: 50.4 mm (1.99″)

Radius: 406 – 508 mm (16″ – 20″) Compound

Profile: Standard EndurNeck™

Neck Thickness at 1st Fret: 22 mm (.87″)

Neck Thickness at 12th Fret: 22.4 mm (.88″)

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Pickups

Bridge Pickup: .strandberg* branded Lace
Alumitone™ Humbucker (6-string)
3.5″ Aluma™ X-Bar (7-string)
4.0″ Aluma™ X-Bar (8-string)

Color: Black

Middle Pickup: N/A

Neck Pickup: .strandberg* branded Lace
Alumitone™ Humbucker (6-string)
3.5″ Aluma™ X-Bar (7-string)
4.0″ Aluma™ X-Bar (8-string)

Color: Black

Wiring

Controls: Master Volume, Master Tone + 3-Way Pickup Selector

Pot(s): Made in Japan 500k Audio Taper

Knobs: Ebony

Switch: Made in Japan 3-Way Blade Switch

Positions:

1. Neck
2. Neck + Bridge Parallel
3. Bridge Pickup

Control Plate: Engraved Logo Cover and Jack Mounting Plate

Output Jack: Switchcraft

Colors

Boden-J6-colorsAvailable in natural (not pictured), brown, red, blue and black stain finish with a satin-matte polyurethane lacquer.