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    EBMM JP Models Concise Guide (.doc attached)

    JP (2000-2007)
    BODY: Basswood
    NECK: Bird’s-eye maple neck
    FRETBOARD: Rosewood (15” radius) OR Ebony (15” radius, Stealth Black finish)
    PICKUPS: DiMarzio CrunchLab (bridge) + LiquiFire (neck)
    FINISH: Mystic Dream, Pearl Red Burst, Tangerine Pearl, White Pearl, Silver Sparkle, Black, Stealth Black (black instead of chrome hardware)
    BONUS: Piezo (optional), JP inlays (optional), Arm-scoop, Left-handed

    JP BFR (2008-2009)
    BODY: Alder, mahogany tone-block, quilt/flame maple top OR Mahogany, Koa-Top
    NECK: Mahogany
    FRETBOARD: Rosewood (15” radius)
    PICKUPS: DiMarzio CrunchLab (bridge) + LiquiFire (neck)
    FINISH: Ruby Flame, Trans Black Quilt, Balboa Blue Burst Quilt, Koa Island (gold instead of chrome hardware)
    BONUS: Piezo, Baritone edition, Split-coils in the middle position

    JPX (2010)
    BODY: Chambered alder, mahogany tone-block, maple top
    NECK: Mahogany
    FRETBOARD: Ebony (15” radius)
    PICKUPS: DiMarzio CrunchLab (bridge) + LiquiFire (neck)
    FINISH: Barolo (black hardware)
    BONUS: Piezo, 5-way toggle switch

    JPXI (2011)
    BODY: Alder, mahogany tone-block, maple top
    NECK: Mahogany
    FRETBOARD: Ebony (20” radius)
    PICKUPS: DiMarzio CrunchLab (bridge) + LiquiFire (neck)
    FINISH: Black Onyx (chrome hardware)
    BONUS: Piezo, Split-coils in the middle position

    JP12 (2012)
    BODY: Basswood, mahogany tone-block, maple top
    NECK: Mahogany
    FRETBOARD: Ebony (20” radius)
    PICKUPS: DiMarzio CrunchLab (bridge) + LiquiFire (neck)
    FINISH: Cherry Sugar (chrome hardware)
    BONUS: Piezo, Split-coils in the middle position

    JP13 (2013)
    BODY: Basswood, mahogany tone-block, maple top
    NECK: Mahogany
    FRETBOARD: Rosewood (17” radius)
    PICKUPS: DiMarzio Illuminator set
    FINISH: Platinum Silver (chrome hardware)
    BONUS: Piezo, Split-coils in the middle position, +20dB gain boost

    MAJESTY (2014)
    BODY: Basswood with Honduran mahogany through-neck, decorative maple top
    NECK: Honduran mahogany
    FRETBOARD: Ebony (17” radius)
    PICKUPS: DiMarzio Illuminator set
    FINISH: Glacial Frost, Polar Noir, Arctic Dream (chrome or black hardware)
    BONUS: Piezo, Split-coils in the middle position, +20dB gain boost, Game-Changer

    ARTISAN MAJESTY (2015)
    BODY: African mahogany with Honduran mahogany through-neck, dec. maple top
    NECK: Honduran mahogany
    FRETBOARD: Ebony (17” radius)
    PICKUPS: DiMarzio Illuminator set
    FINISH: Marrone (gold hardware)
    BONUS: Piezo, Split-coils in the middle position, +20dB gain boost, Game-Changer

    JP15 (2015)
    BODY: African mahogany, quilt/flame maple top
    NECK: Roasted bird’s eye maple
    FRETBOARD: Roasted bird’s eye maple (17” radius)
    PICKUPS: DiMarzio Illuminator set
    FINISH: Sahara Burst, Teal (chrome hardware)
    BONUS: Piezo, Split-coils in the middle position, +20dB gain boost

    JPXVI (2016)
    BODY: Basswood
    NECK: Roasted bird’s eye maple
    FRETBOARD: Smokey ebony (17” radius)
    PICKUPS: DiMarzio Sonic Ecstasy set
    FINISH: Black Lava (black hardware)
    BONUS: Split-coils in the middle position, +20dB gain boost, Floyd-Rose 1000 Series Pro, Arm-scoop

    MONARCHY MAJESTY (2017)
    BODY: African mahogany with Honduran mahogany through-neck, dec. maple top
    NECK: Honduran mahogany
    FRETBOARD: Ebony (17” radius)
    PICKUPS: DiMarzio Sonic Ecstasy set
    FINISH: Black, Purple, Red, Blue (black and chrome hardware)
    BONUS: Piezo, Split-coils in the middle position, +20dB gain boost, Game-Changer

    HARDWARE

    Tuners
    Schaller M6-IND Locking except of JPXVI (Schaller M6LA)

    Frets
    JP + JP BFR: 24 Stainless Steel – High profile – Wide
    JPX: 24 Stainless Steel – Jumbo profile – Wide
    All else: 24 Stainless Steel - Medium Jumbo

    Bridge
    Custom John Petrucci Music Man® floating tremolo hardened steel with solid steel saddles, Fishman Piezo – except of JPXVI (Floyd Rose 1000 Series Pro, no Fishman Piezo)

    Controls
    JP + JPX: 500kohm Volume, 500kohm Tone, .022μF Tone capacitor
    JP BFR + JPXI + JP12: 500kohm Volume, 500kohm push/pull Tone for split-coils, .022μF Tone capacitor
    All else: Custom Music Man active pre-amp, push/push Volume knob for up to 20dB gain boost, push/push Tone for split-coils, .022μF Tone Capacitor

    Switching
    JP: 3-way toggle pickups’ switch – 3-way toggle piezo/magnetic switch
    JPX: 5-way toggle pickups’ switch– 3-way toggle piezo/magnetic switch
    MAJESTY: 3-way toggle pickups’ switch – custom center position configuration – 3-way toggle piezo/magnetic switch – momentary mono/stereo output knob (piezo volume knob)

    All else: 3-way toggle pickups’ switch – custom center position configuration – 3-way toggle piezo/magnetic switch

    GEOMETRY

    Neck attachment
    5-bolts except of MAJESTY (neck-through)

    Neck width
    6-string: nut - 43mm, last fret - 57.2mm
    7-string: nut – 47.6mm, last fret – 65.9mm

    Size (6-string)
    JP: 31.8 cm wide, 4.5 cm thick, 94.0 cm long
    MAJESTY: 30.4 cm wide, 4.5 cm thick, 94.0 cm long
    All else: 31.4 cm wide, 4.5 cm thick, 94.0 cm long

    Headstock size
    6-string: 14.9cm
    7-string: 17.5cm

    Weight (6-string)
    JP
    JP BFR
    JPX
    JPXI
    JP12
    JP13
    MAJESTY
    ARTISAN & MONARCHY MAJESTY
    JP15
    JPXVI
    Attached Files Attached Files
    Last edited by johnnyboogie; 05-14-2017 at 02:17 AM. Reason: Revised & Complete (except 'Weight')

    JPXI Cardinal Red
    JP12 Cherry Sugar
    JPXVI 7 Black Lava
    ARTISAN MAJESTY 7 Rosso
    MONARCHY MAJESTY 7 Black Knight (pending)
    NOMAC MAJESTY #11 Timeworn Matte Silver


    - Top Money Paid for a specific JP15 BUCKEYE BURL 6-String model released in Japan -

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    Something I made for myself, and might prove helpful =)

    JPXI Cardinal Red
    JP12 Cherry Sugar
    JPXVI 7 Black Lava
    ARTISAN MAJESTY 7 Rosso
    MONARCHY MAJESTY 7 Black Knight (pending)
    NOMAC MAJESTY #11 Timeworn Matte Silver


    - Top Money Paid for a specific JP15 BUCKEYE BURL 6-String model released in Japan -

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    EBMM JP6 Mystic Dream
    EBMM JP13
    EBMM Majesty 7 Arctic Dream
    EBMM JP15 #251
    EBMM JP16 7 String
    EBMM JP16 6 String
    EBMM Monarchy Majesty

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    Hey that's a really cool summary JB...

    A companion thread I go to frequently is the one where they list all the JP colors that were ever made, thread is HERE.
    '97 Axis Sport Transparent Purple (HSS, Floyd)
    '11 JP6 Pearl White (Loaded)
    '11 Axis Purple Quilt
    '12 PDN Axis Honey Burst
    '12 SM-Y2D Purple Sunset (Floyd)
    '12 JPX Barolo

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    Yes, of course. Thanks for saying =) So, how's the Monarchy sounding? Satisfied with the Sonic Ecstasy voicing?

    JPXI Cardinal Red
    JP12 Cherry Sugar
    JPXVI 7 Black Lava
    ARTISAN MAJESTY 7 Rosso
    MONARCHY MAJESTY 7 Black Knight (pending)
    NOMAC MAJESTY #11 Timeworn Matte Silver


    - Top Money Paid for a specific JP15 BUCKEYE BURL 6-String model released in Japan -

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    Quote Originally Posted by Razzle View Post
    Hey that's a really cool summary JB...

    A companion thread I go to frequently is the one where they list all the JP colors that were ever made, thread is HERE.
    Thanks a lot Razzle, hope it helps a bit =D

    And thanks for the thread with all the finishes. Quite a big variety there. I had forgotten a lot of those finishes, it's a pity a lot of those are discontinued by now.

    JPXI Cardinal Red
    JP12 Cherry Sugar
    JPXVI 7 Black Lava
    ARTISAN MAJESTY 7 Rosso
    MONARCHY MAJESTY 7 Black Knight (pending)
    NOMAC MAJESTY #11 Timeworn Matte Silver


    - Top Money Paid for a specific JP15 BUCKEYE BURL 6-String model released in Japan -

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    Quote Originally Posted by johnnyboogie View Post
    Yes, of course. Thanks for saying =) So, how's the Monarchy sounding? Satisfied with the Sonic Ecstasy voicing?
    I've very happy with the Sonic Ecstacy pickups in the Monarchy. I've been day dreaming of picking up the 7 string too
    EBMM JP6 Mystic Dream
    EBMM JP13
    EBMM Majesty 7 Arctic Dream
    EBMM JP15 #251
    EBMM JP16 7 String
    EBMM JP16 6 String
    EBMM Monarchy Majesty

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    Hahahaha, go for it for sure =)

    I believe the Black Knight would be a great looking 7-string bad boy..

    JPXI Cardinal Red
    JP12 Cherry Sugar
    JPXVI 7 Black Lava
    ARTISAN MAJESTY 7 Rosso
    MONARCHY MAJESTY 7 Black Knight (pending)
    NOMAC MAJESTY #11 Timeworn Matte Silver


    - Top Money Paid for a specific JP15 BUCKEYE BURL 6-String model released in Japan -

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