The Hagstrom Viking White is a seriously great, versatile semi-acoustic guitar. This classy looking instrument will take you anywhere musically that you want to go. Equally happy with warm jazz chords to high gain rock and indie. The center block helps stop feedback normally associated with hollow body electric guitars yet retaining that acoustic tone and sustain. Although the design may be inspired by classics from the past this guitar has is definitely modern. A super slim neck with a 15 inch radius makes it a bit of a speed machine when you go to play it.
Not something you would normally find on the Gibson ES335 Dot that inspires the Hagstrom Viking’s looks. Other unusual features on the Viking and on most Hagtrsom guitars in the use of Resinatior for their fretboards. They also deploy an H-Expander truss rod that lets you get the action nice and low if you like it that way. The Hagstrom Viking White has classy looks backed up by a great playing experience. Not only that but it is excellent value too!
THE HAGSTROM VIKING SEMI ACOUSTIC GUITAR
This instrument features stunning looks and great playability. If you’re on the market for a semi acoustic guitar then the Hagstrom Viking has to be on your must see list. Especially when you look at the specification. The maple body has a gorgeous Tobacco Sunburst finish. It also features a maple set neck. Like all Hagstroms this Viking model comes with a Resinator Fretboard. Inside the neck is an H Expander Truss Rod.
This is part of the secret sound and playability of this instrument. With its fifteen inch radius it has modern playability. You can get the action low for big bending if you want to. The Hagstrom Viking Tobacco Sunburst also comes with great hardware. The HJ-50 Humbucker pickups deliver a little more bite. Also nice is the Trapeze TailPiece and 18:1 ratio tuners.