The Fodera Emperor-J continues our Standard Classic series; but available in a passive configuration featuring Seymour Duncan’s latest Retrospecd Series of pickups providing accurate vintage tone with Fodera playability and construction.
The Emperor-J is built in Brooklyn, New York as SlapStore special request utilizing the same tone woods and crafted from the same hands as our Custom Line of instruments, providing players with over 30 years of legendary Fodera craftsmanship. Available in 5-string configuration, the Emperor-J is available in either a 60’s Jazz-style configuration of an Alder Body / Rosewood FB with its pickups in 60’s location or in a 70’s Jazz-style configuration of an Ash Body / Maple FB with its pickups in 70’s location.
· Body: Alder or Ash, Polyurethane finish
· Neck: 3-pieces Quarter-sawn Hard Rock Maple
· Scale: 34"
· Fingerboard: Rosewood or Birdseye Maple, 24 frets
· Pickups: Seymour Duncan Retrospecd JJ Pickups
· Passive Electronics
· Spacing: 19 mm
· Bridge: Fodera Standard