First introduced in the late 1970’s,
the Super Swede has always been considered one of Hagstrom’s
Each Super Swede is crafted using a mahogany body, maple top, and
set mahogany neck. With a 25.5” scale length and a pair of
coil-split-capable Custom 58 Alnico pickups, the Super Swede
provides a brighter sounding, longer sustaining, and more flexible
single-cutaway guitar for players looking for something more than
any regular single-cut can offer.
Naturally, the Super Swede is equipped with Hagstrom’s renowned
H-Expander truss rod and Resinator fretboard for a playing surface
that provides the ultimate in stability, comfort and tone.
All Hagstrom electric guitars and basses include our patented
H-Expander truss rod. Providing tension at both ends and running the
entire length of the neck, the rigid yet light-weight alloy truss
rod allows for a very low action and thin neck, two factors that
were instrumental in earning Hagstrom its reputation as the world’s
fastest playing guitar. The H-Expander truss rod not only provides
ultimate neck stability, but it also contributes to Hagstrom’s
unique tone. Longer sustain and a round attack are some of the sonic
characteristics the H-Expander adds to the tonal essence of Hagstrom.
Sustain Block Tailpiece
Hagstrom’s unique Sustain Block Tailpiece™ was the result of design
work starting in 1976 and made its first appearance on Swede and
Super Swede guitars produced in 1978. Since then it has been a
signature feature on many of our solid body models. Each string
terminates in a single, massive brass block coupled directly to the
guitar’s body. The blocks are detached from one another to reduce
interference between the strings, maximizing each string’s unique
Hagstrom uses a variety of different neck joints throughout our
range. Our set-neck recipe is the classic and time-tested Mortise
and Tenon joint, a design that most efficiently transfers string
energy from neck to body, and can often only be found on more
expensive custom-built guitars. A team of experienced and dedicated
craftsmen hand carves every neck joint, insuring perfect execution
of this traditional technique preferred by luthiers for generations.
Resinator wood is a wood composite material that is both more
uniform in density and more stable than any standard wood product.
These characteristics eliminate dead spots or "wolf tones" sometimes
associated with conventional wood fingerboards. Resinator wood has
an articulate sound similar to high quality ebony, but without any
of the problems associated with ebony. It provides a stable and
clear tone, and also adds higher overtones and harmonics which
uniquely detail each note. Like our H-Expander truss rod, Resinator
wood is a major contributor to the distinctive "Hagstrom tone".
Hagstrom Machine Heads
Hagstrom models use 18:1 or 15:1 gear ratio machine heads based on
our own designs to insure accurate tuning. Viking and HB series
basses feature machine heads with a 17:1 gear ratio.
Brand Hagstrom Guitars
Type Solid Body Electric Guitars
Series Hagstrom Super Swede Series
Finish Vintage Sunburst Gloss
Body Style Single Cutaway
Body Wood Mahogany
Body Top 10 mm Carved Maple
Neck Wood Mahogany
Construction Set Neck
Truss Rod H-Expander
Fretboard Resinator Wood, Radius of 15"
Frets 22 Medium Jumbo
Inlays Super Swede Block
Scale Length 25.5" (648 mm)
Nut GraphTech Black Tusq XL, Nut Width is 43 mm
Machine Heads Diecast Hagstrom Design 18:1 Gear Ratio
Bridge Long Travel Tune-O-Matic with Hagstrom Stop Tailpiece and Single Brass
Pickups 2 x Hagstrom Custom 58 AlNiCo
Pickup Selector 3-Way Toggle Switch
Controls 2 x Volume / 2 x Tone Mini Toggle coil tap switch
Unique Features Strings:D'Addario EXP 110 (10-46)
Comes with Hagstrom Hardshell Case in Tan Tolex with Hagstrom Logo
1 Year Warranty
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