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guitar specs

circa: body - 1981; neck - 1985
purchase date: body - 5/84 (used); neck - 10/85 (new)
purchased from: body - Zolla, San Diego; neck - Guitar Center, San Diego
serial #: 9006555 (chrome neck plate)
scale: 25 1/2"
strings: D'Addario EXL120 9-42
color: black w/ red stripes (relic)*
body wood: Tokai alder*
neck/fretboard wood: Chandler maple/maple*, 22 frets (bolt-on)
nut: chrome Floyd Rose* - 1 5/8"
bridge: chrome Floyd Rose (1984)*; w/ titanium oversized block*
tuners: chrome Gotoh w/ chevron buttons*
pickup(s): Seymour Duncan* - Distortion B (bridge) (HB) zebra (relic); non-working neck SC pickup
electronics: 1 volume
misc. hardware: chrome Schaller straplocks*, off-white DiMarzio TONE knob*, FR allen wrench holder*,
black partial pickguard, 1976 quarter*
transport: vintage '86 Kramer case - 2
note: signed "To David - Edward Van Halen" by EVH on June 27, 1986 at the San Diego Sports Arena

* represents modifications

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