Pepper series

Green Pepper

Perfect choice for a lead player looking for a fatter and mellower tone

This model has a zebrawood top and backing, with a special center-block structure.
In addition to beautiful looks, it has a fat and mellow sound with long sustain. An instrument that amazes with its tone, as well as appearance!

 

Specifications

Green Pepper Base price: ¥359,000 (before tax)

Order
Body Wood 1 (Top & Back)

Zebrawood 2pc

Body Wood 2 (Center)

Mahogany 1pc with M.P. Center Block

Neck / Shape

Mahogany / Pepper U-Shape

Scale

25.5inc.

Joint

Bolt on 4-Point Joint / Plate

Nut / Nut Width

Silicone Oiled Bone / 42mm

Fingerboard

Rosewood

Fret

F.C.G.R. SP-SF-06 WARM / 22F

Fingerboard Radius

280

Top Position Mark

Dot (White Mother Of Pearl)

Side Position Mark

Luminlay 3mm ・ Green

Machinehead

GOTOH SD91-P5W(pearl)-HAP-L

Pickguard

Mint Pearloid 4p

Pickups (F.C.G.R. Original)

F-90 & Pepper SPTE

Control

1Vol. / 1Tone / 3way Switch

Bridge

GOTOH GTC-202

Neck & Body Finish

Poly ・ Gloss

Downloads

Quality

Commitment to carefully selected wood and durability

To build a guitar that sounds great even after 100 years, at F.C.G.R. we select our woods very carefully. The selected wood is stabilized in our special humidity-controlled warehouse for up to one year to eliminate the possibility of warpage later.

Original stainless steel frets

Our stainless-steel fret wire has been specially developed by F.C.G.R. to be completely rust-proof and reduce the necessity for maintenance for the lifetime of the instrument. Additionally, our stainless steel produces a warmer sound, eliminating the excessive brightness often associated with typical stainless steel frets.

Stability and solid performance

Often guitars and basses are strung up for the first time after the fretwork and set-up have been completed. At F.C.G.R. after the necks are painted, we assemble the full instrument and tension up their strings for a few weeks - this allows the neck to settle into its final stable shape. Using a specially designed rig, we then adjust the frets with the neck in its final playing position, with the same curvature as when strings are present. Through this process we can achieve the highest standard for our fretwork, which cannot be achieved in mass-produced instruments.

Resilience to humidity and weather variation

All Pepper series guitars have semi hollow bodies, but all of their inner surfaces that are exposed to air are hand coated with lacquer. Similarly, all other holes and countersunk surfaces are also coated with a weather-resistant lacquer. The whole instrument is thus maximally protected to weather variation, and can withstand even a very high humidity environment - like, for example, Japan in the summer.

Infinitely adjustable sound signature

Our Hybrid Humbucker can create both an authentic humbucking sound, as well the tone of a true single-coil, all in one pickup. The guitar can be witched from HSH to a 3 single-coil configuration with a single switch; in HSH mode, each of the humbuckers can be smoothly adjusted between a humbucking and single-coil tone. Combining these adjustable humbuckers with our original single coil WTA - ST01, which resides in the middle position, we have managed to achieve an impression of thoroughly three-dimensional sound.

Glow in the dark side-position markers

We use Luminlay SG-30 (3mm) side-position markers which gather light and glow in the dark. It is a small touch, but invaluable on a dark stage - where it will allow you to play with greater confidence and less worry about losing your way around the fingerboard.

This site uses cookies

By using our website you agree to our use of cookies in accordance with our cookie policy. For more information please click here

Close