AK-1974 is a series of exclusive jazz guitars made by Framus, Germany`s premier electric guitar brand. Framus has long tradition in the field of jazz guitars and a tremendous reputation. Their guitars are played by some of the world`s most acclaimed musicians and Framus also has a wide and devoted fan base. AK-1974 series has been made up of only one model up 'till now, but for 2013 it is joined by a new AK-1974 S model. The S is very similar to the standard 1974 and it comes with a classic single-cut body with vintage styling. It features flamed mahogany back and sides with flamed maple sound board on top. Body of this model is decorated with multi-ply binding and high gloss finish. Vintage Sunburst is the only color scheme available for this model. Bridge section is a standard one and it`s made up of tune-o-matic bridge in the front and stoptail bar in the back. Seymour Duncan humbuckers feature passive electronics and basic controls unit with a six-way rotary switch. Mahogany neck features through-body contour and it i topped with a 24-fret fingerboard made of ebony. Sperzel tuners and 25-1/2" scale complete the specs list.


AK-1974 S Full Specs

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Body Shape LP
Body Type Semi-Hollowbody
Body Construction Single cutaway
Body Construction Semi acoustic
Body Wood Mahogany (Flamed)
Body Top Wood Maple (Flame)
Binding Creme
Carved Top Yes
Bridge Tune-O-Matic
Bridge Stoptail
Number of Pickups 2
Bridge Pickup Type Active Humbucker
Neck Pickup Type Active Humbucker
Controls Volume
Controls Tone
Pickup Switch Type 6-way Rotary
Neck Wood Mahogany
Neck Joint Neck-through
Fingerboard Material Ebony
Number of Frets 24
Fret Size Extra Jumbo
Fingerboard Inlays Arrow
Number of Strings 6
Tuners Sperzel
String Nut TUSQ™ String Nut
Scale Length 25-1/2"
Finish Gloss
Hardware Gold

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Body Shape
LP
LP
Body Type
Semi-Hollowbody
Semi-Hollowbody
Body Construction
Semi acoustic/Single cutaway
Single cutaway
Body Wood
Mahogany (Flamed)
Maple (Flame)
Body Top Wood
Maple (Flame)
Maple (Flame)
Binding
Creme
White
Carved Top
Yes
No
Bridge
Stoptail/Tune-O-Matic
Stoptail/Tune-O-Matic
Number of Pickups
2
2
Bridge Pickup Type
Active Humbucker
Humbucker
Neck Pickup Type
Active Humbucker
Humbucker
Controls
Tone/Volume
Tone/Volume
Pickup Switch Type
6-way Rotary
3-way Pickup Selector
Neck Wood
Mahogany
Maple (Flame)
Neck Joint
Neck-through
Set neck
Fingerboard Material
Ebony
Ebony
Number of Frets
24
24
Fret Size
Extra Jumbo
Jumbo
Fingerboard Inlays
Arrow
Dot/Mother-Of-Pearl
Number of Strings
6
6
Tuners
Sperzel
Sperzel
String Nut
TUSQ™ String Nut
TUSQ™ String Nut
Scale Length
25-1/2"
25-1/2"
Finish
Gloss
Gloss
Hardware
Gold
Gold
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