TAT Special CL14

  • Custom Line
    Caparison TAT Special CL14 Heel

    The Caparison Custom Line is a special limited edition line produced from the highest grade and rare materials.

    The plans for the original TAT Special began in 1995 and debuted in 2009.
    The TAT Special has now been reintroduced as an upgraded custom line model for 2014.
    As well as a re-designed neck heel, The TAT Special CL14 also features a 5A grade Flame Maple top on a Mahogany Back to form its non-symmetrical body shape.

    The Caparison PH- R Pickup perfectly enhances the tone of this guitar, and although now the standard Humbucker for most Caparison Guitars, was originally developed for use in the TAT Special.

    The TAT Special CL14 has a 5 piece Maple/Walnut through neck construction for strength and balance and has an oiled finish which is not common on most through neck guitars.

    The ‘Rotary Switch Mode’ gives the guitar a multitude of usable pickup position options.

    Caparison TAT Special CL14 Switching Options

    The 3-way pickup selector switch activates rotary switch mode when in the center position (2). The the 4-way rotary switch can then be used to change the pick-up output as detailed in the diagram above.
  • General
    Model Name: TAT Special CL14
    Body
    Body Shape: TAT Special
    Body Material:
    Top:
    Back:

    5A Flame Maple (TAT Curve)
    Mahogany
    Bridge: Schaller S-FRT II with Special Corrosion Resistant Screws
    Neck
    Neck Joint: Neck-Through (Slant Heel)
    Neck Material: 5-Piece Maple/Walnut
    Neck Grip: Caparison
    Fingerboard Material: Ebony with White Binding
    Fingerboard Radius: R350 to R400
    Scale Length: 648mm (25 1/2")
    Nut Width: 42mm
    No. Of Frets: 27
    Fret Type: Jumbo
    Nut: Schaller R2 Locking Nut
    Position Inlay: Clock
    Head
    Headstock: Devil's Tail With "Custom Line" Logo, White Binding
    Head Angle: 15 Degrees
    Machine Heads: Gotoh SG381-07 H.A.P.
    Electronics
    Pickup:
    Neck Position
    Bridge Position

    Caparison SH-27F
    Caparison PH-R
    Controls: Master Volume (CTS),
    Schaller Mega Switch Model T (3-Way Lever Switch),
    4-Way Rotary Switch
    Finish
    Head Top: Flame Maple, Matching Body
    Neck Finish: Oil Finish
    Body Finish: Trans. Dark Cherry (Gloss)
    Trans. Rose (Gloss)
    Hardware: Schaller Black, Gotoh Cosmo Black
    Miscellaneous
    Tuning: Regular
    Strings: RotoSound R9 (.009-.042)
    Included Accessories
    Case/Gig Bag: Reunion Blues Continental Case (CP-RBG1BK)







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