It's precisely the same great-playing and sounding guitar that George Harrison made so famous, complete with double-bound body, trapeze tailpiece and unique Rickenbacker 12-string headstock.This is the guitar that provided the soundtrack to some of the most memorable music of the '60s and beyond.I purchased one used several years ago and I am currious about its history and value.Thanks in advance for any information that you can provide.A Los Angeles radio manufacturer named Van Nest designed the first Electro String production-model amplifier.Shortly thereafter, design engineer Ralph Robertson further developed the amplifiers, and by the 1940s at least four different Rickenbacker models were made available. Lansing of the Lansing Manufacturing Company designed the speaker in the Rickenbacker professional model.View full product details → Using only American farm-grown sustainable woods, this exquisite bass is sculpted from solid Maple and Walnut, complemented by an Eastern Maple neck running the full length of the bass.Two humbucking pickups are carefully placed for maximum tonal capability.
Can anyone describe how the sound and feel of this guitar compares with other electric solid-body guitars? Myself, I presently own a Rick 330 6-string and love its unique qualities, but I know the 620 is a solid-body and must have a very different sound and feel to it.
: i have heard that you can date a rick by the code on the ¬input¬ but can`t figure mine out can anybody help?
the code on my guitar is BO 9832 and it`s a 330 Hi John , your guitar was build in february 1987 .
Rickenbacker International Corporation, also known as Rickenbacker, is an electric string instrument manufacturer based in Santa Ana, California.
In 1932, the company became the world's first to produce electric guitars and eventually produced a range of electric guitars and bass guitars.