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Instruments > Electrics > Eastside LC
CollingsEastside LC

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With fully-hollow laminate construction, a single Lollar Charlie Christian pickup, and archtop style tailipiece/bridge, the Eastside LC has been designed with vintage tone in mind for the professional jazz player.

Standard Features Include:

  • Select figured maple laminate body & mahogany neck
  • 16" fully hollow construction w/parallel bracing
  • Aged white top/back binding
  • Graceful unbound S-Holes
  • High gloss nitrocellulose lacquer finish
  • Unbound "Haircut" headstock
  • 15 degree headstock angle
  • Ebony peghead overlay with inlaid Collings logo
  • Rosewood or ebony fingerboard
  • Archtop mortise and tenon neck joint
  • 22 Frets, neck joins the body at the 16th fret
  • Medium-Fat "C" neck shape
  • 12" Fingerboard radius
  • 1 11/16" Bone nut
  • 24 7/8" Scale length
  • Medium 18% nickel-silver fretwire
  • Mother of pearl dot fingerboard inlays
  • Fully adjustable truss rod
  • Black phenolic pickup ring and black or amber top hat knobs
  • Single Lollar Charlie Christian pickup
  • Modern wiring scheme
  • CTS 500K pots and Xicon caps
  • Custom floating ebony bridge and tailpiece
  • Switchcraft output jack
  • Nickel Gotoh SG301 tuners w/ vintage-style buttons 1:18 ratio
  • Recommended string gauge - D'Addario (.012"-.052" wound G)
  • Collings deluxe hardshell case by Ameritage

Finish Options:

  • Tobacco Sunburst
  • Dark Cherry Sunburst
  • Faded Cherry
  • Blonde
  • Optional Full-Body Sunburst

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Mitch Watkins - Collings Eastside LC

Guitarist/producer Mitch Watkins plays "All The Things You Are" on a Collings Eastside LC (through a '63 Fender Vibrolux).

Mitch Watkins - Collings Eastside LC (Part 2)

Guitarist/producer Mitch Watkins plays jazz on a Collings Eastside LC. The audio used for this video comes from a mic'd '63 Fender Vibrolux amp blended with the signal from an Audio Technica 4033 condenser microphone placed in front of the guitar.

Dimensions

  • Body Length: 20 1/4"
  • Body Depth at Side: 2 1/2"
  • Lower Bout Width: 16"
  • Total Length: 42 5/8"
  • Scale Length: 24 7/8"
  • Standard Nut Width: 1 11/16"

Strings

  • Factory Strings: D' Addario (.012"-.052" (wound G-string))
  • Recommended Gauges:
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