Our Custom Made Jack Robbin Crosby Firebird Guitar Specifications
Body Wood: Mahogany Neck Wood: Mahogany Construction: Set-in Fretboard: Rosewood Inlays: Sharkfin Inlays Scale Length: 24.75" Frets: 22 Pickups: 1 Wilkinson Humbuckers Switch: None Volume 1 Tone Headstock: Jackson Style Bridge: Licensed Floyd Rose Bridge Hardware: Black Finish Finish: Black Finish Strings: D'Addario
Life About Robbin
Robbin is well known for being Ratts axe-slinger, and Ratt is surely an revolutionary and Powerful hard rock band in 80s. In the initial period, Crosby was considered the adhesive to combine this band, and his composing talent and playing capacity are the major aspects for the achievements of this music band. Robbin left the band in 1991, and soon after, there seems to be no news of him. However, through the period he stayed in the band, he was contaminated with the HIV, gradually resulting in AIDS. Till late 2001, he kept silent, and then the news of his health issues was published. His past bandmates tried to organize charity shows, but Crosby's problem became more and more severe and very soon he died in the year 2002 at the age of 41 years old.
Robbin Crosby Firebird Guitar
1986 Firebird Custom is Robbin's forth Firebird, crafted ahead of Ratt's "Dancing Undercover" tour having a serial number #1860. This guitar featured Floyd Rose tremolo, a volume control, Seymour Duncan JB pickup & unusual/uncommon reverse head with regular sharkfin inlay combination.
This guitar was utilized during the early period of the Dancing Undercover tour. The guitar was delivered to Cha Guitars in Ontario, California for repairing and the serial number was adjusted to #RA-195. Mike Shannon, the master of Cha Guitars, mended it. And on 6/4/87, this guitar returned to Robbin Corsby timely for his Japan tour.
1987 Firebird Custom. Stunning Ferrari Red painted face with natural mahogany/maple back. Unique one piece neck construction, Original Floyd Rose Trem, Seymour Duncan JB pickup and one volume control. Quickly Built and rushed via Federal Express next day air to Robbin while on the "Dancing Undercover" tour in Biloxi Mississippi January 24, 1987. There was obviously some sort of unforeseen emergency shortage of guitars on that tour! Probably the result of Robbin breaking one or more of his instruments. He was a self-professed "Animal" with his guitars and they took quite a pounding while on tour. This guitar was used extensively on the "Dancing Undercover" tour and was also featured in various Cha advertising promotional materials during that time.
We meticulously learned this specific electric guitar and replicated it in an cost-effective way. The fingerboard wood, body wood and neck wood are exactly the same with the original one. As to pick-ups, we employ Wilkinson pickups, which is quality assured and cost-effective and can help you save much cash for you.
One thing to note is that you could email us to discuss the customization If you like other Firebire guitars.
Since the production ability is limited, therefore, the stock is accordingly limited. For anyone who is interested in our Jackson Robbin Crosby Firebird guitar, please write to us right away.User Comment
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