Custom Shop Quality, Time-Honored Appeal with an Innovative, Modern Spin
Up for sale is a very gently used Knaggs Severn T2 HSS in a wicked burst finish that looks as good as it sounds. This plays great, well cared for and in excellent condition. All original, includes a matching Knaggs case and the tremolo arm as well.
For over 20 years, Joe Knaggs was the head of R&D and the Private Stock Department at Paul Reed Smith guitars. With the Serven T2 Wicked Burst, Joe Knaggs took his creativity to the next level, creating a guitar with superior build quality, the best tone woods and an incredible natural resonance due to its set neck design. Each Knaggs Severn is built by hand, one at a time, with painstaking attention to detail and a sense of craftsmanship that is second to none.
The Knaggs Severn T2 Wicked Burst combines a Curly Maple top with a Swamp Ash or Alder back with a thin Rock Maple neck and a Rosewood fingerboard, to deliver incredible tone and buttery smooth playability. The gorgeous flamed maple ‘Wicked Burst’ finish delivers on the promise of Knaggs’ guitars hand-built perfection.
By combining the best tone woods with next level electronics, including top of the line Seymour Duncan pickups and coil splitting and tapping capabilities, the Knaggs Severn T2 Wicked Burst offers a wide range of tones that are both vintage and super modern. This guitar is right at home in any setup, whether it is plugged into a vintage tube amp, or a more modern setup with outrageous amounts of gain.
Of course, Knaggs spared no expense with the Severn T2 outfitting it with a Chesapeake Tremolo system with a graphite nut for tuning stability.
- Scale Length: 25.5"
- Number of frets: 22
- Fingerboard radius: 14"
- Fret wire: Medium
- Neck shape: 1.656 nut – .820 -.915
- Neck wood: Rock Maple (T2/T3)
- Fingerboard wood: Rosewood
- Inlays: Diamonds (T2)
- Nut: Graphite (trem only)
- Bridge: Chesapeake Trem
- Top wood: (T2) Curly Maple
- Back wood: Swamp Ash or Alder
- Pickups: HSS SD - TB4 (bridge), APS 1 (middle/neck)
- Controls: HSS: 1 humbucker, 2 single coils, 1 volume, neck/mid tone, bridge tone(coil tap), 5-way blade switch. (Tap adds outside bridge coil in series with inside bridge coil and neck pickup)
The Perfect Balance Between Vintage Tone and Modern Design
The Knaggs Severn T2 Wicked Burst HSS Electric Guitar delivers the perfect balance between vintage tone and modern design, creating a guitar that is sure to impress the most discerning professionals. With the best tone woods, top of the line Seymour Duncan pickups and a series of coil tap capabilities, the Knaggs Severn is as tonally versatile as it is beautiful. Knaggs guitars deliver a premium dose of vintage tone with the ability to handle modern levels of gain that you wouldn't believe! Add to that set neck construction and you get sustain for days thanks and a killer tone that is right at home in any musical situation.