Ernie Ball Music Man Custom John Petrucci (JP) LTD 20th Anniversary Signature Electric Guitar - Honey Butter

Ernie Ball

Ernie Ball Music Man and John Petrucci are proud to celebrate a partnership that has lasted for more than two decades, introducing the world to some of the most innovative guitar designs and technology. 2021 marks the 20th anniversary of the John Petrucci line of signature instruments. To honor this achievement, we are pleased to announce a custom limited edition 20th anniversary John Petrucci (JP) signature guitar. The 20th anniversary John Petrucci features a flamed maple top with a forearm scoop seated in a Honey Butter Burst finished Honduran mahogany body. This special signature is equipped with a load of unique options, including a grain-filled Mahogony bolt-on design, an Ebony fretboard with unique gold JP/shield inlays, a combination of gold and black hardware, and a laser-etched anniversary tremolo backplate. The electronics feature signature DiMarzio Crunch Lab (bridge) and Liquifire (neck) pickups combined with a +20db boost preamp and onboard piezo bridge system, giving the JP a focused and highly versatile palette of tones. Available in 6 and 7 string versions, this collectible anniversary guitar comes with an autographed certificate of authenticity 

  • Serial Number: G96933
  • Weight: 8.0lbs

JP 20TH ANNIVERSARY HIGHLIGHTS

  • EACH JOHN PETRUCCI SIGNATURE EDITION INSTRUMENT COMES WITH A CUSTOM LASER-ETCHED ANNIVERSARY TREMOLO BACKPLATE WITH SPECIAL TWENTIETH LOGO AND JOHN PETRUCCI AUTOGRAPH.

 

  • THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY JOHN PETRUCCI SIGNATURE FEATURES A MATCHING HEADSTOCK WITH EBONY FRETBOARD AND GOLD ATLANTE JP/SHIELD INLAYS

 

  • THE 20TH JOHN PETRUCCI ANNIVERSARY PACKAGE INCLUDES MATTE BLACK AND GOLD HARDWARE FEATURING BLACK BOBBIN DIMARZIO LIQUIFIRE AND CRUNCH LAB PICKUPS WITH CONTRASTING GOLD POLE PIECES.

FINEST MATERIALS

Hand-selected tonewoods imported from only the finest sustainably sourced wood suppliers in the world; bodies of mahogany, and maple are individually chosen and matched for their rich tonal qualities.

CRAFTED IN CALIFORNIA

Each 20th anniversary John Petrucci signature guitar is crafted at the Ernie Ball Music Man factory in San Luis Obispo, California. Blending the delicate touch of hand craftsmanship and the accuracy of robotic technology, we've focused on making the best playing and sounding guitars in the world.

ENGINEERED TO PERFORM

DYNAMIC CONTROLS

The John Petrucci signature features an abundance of tonal choices including magnetic and piezo options, coil tapping, and up to a 20db boost for extra gain when needed. Independent volume controls allow for custom blending of magnetic and piezo pickups that can be used in mono or stereo applications.

SCHALLER LOCKING TUNERS

Each John Petrucci signature features Schaller M6-IND Black Locking Tuners to optimize tuning stability.

SPECIFICATIONS, SCHEMATICS & MORE

Specifications John Petrucci 20th Anniversary
Model John Petrucci 20th Anniversary
Size 12-1/2" wide, 1-3/4" thick, 37" (6-String) 38" (7-String) long (31.8 cm wide, 4.5 cm thick, 94.0 cm (6-String) 96.5 cm (7-String) long)
Body Wood Flame maple top, grain-filled Honduran mahogany body
Body Finish High gloss polyester
Bridge Custom John Petrucci Music Man® floating tremolo made of black matte, hardened steel with Fishman Powerbridge piezo saddles
Scale Length 25-1/2" (64.8 cm)
Neck Radius 15" (38.1 cm)
Frets 24 - High profile, wide, Stainless Steel
Neck Wood Grain-filled Honduran Mahogany
Fingerboard Ebony
Fret Markers Gold JP and Shield Inlays
Neck Finish High gloss polyester
Neck Colors Color Matches Body
Tuning Machines Schaller M6-IND locking
Truss Rod Adjustable - no component or string removal
Neck Attachment 5 bolt, sculpted neck joint
Electronic Shielding Graphite acrylic resin coated body cavity and aluminum control cover
Controls Custom Music Man® active preamp; push/push volume for gain boost, 500kohm push/push passive tone for custom 2 pickup configurations - .022µF tone capacitor
Switching 3-way toggle pickup selector, with custom center position configuration; 3-way toggle piezo/magnetic selector
Pickups HH - 1 DiMarzio Liquifire - neck; 1 DiMarzio Crunch Lab - bridge; Piezo bridge pickup
Left Handed No
Strings 10p-13p-17p-26-36-46 (RPS 10 Slinkys #2240) 6-String; 10p-13p-17p-26-36-46-56 (RPS 10 Slinkys #2240 with added P01156) 7-String