Guitar of the Week: Neptune 77 by Padalka Guitars

Neptune 77 by Padalka Guitars

Happy Headless Friday, folks! Guitar Sphere is back this week with another Guitar of the Week. This time we have a model called Neptune 77 manufactured by a Russian company Padalka Guitars.

Don’t let its name confuses you, Neptune 77 is actually a 8-string headless multiscale model with the 27″-29,5″ scale length. It comes with a Figured Maple top, Maple / Wenge veneer neck, custom Fokin PU set, and polyurethane satin finish. For the full specs and photo gallery check below.

Neptune 77 by Padalka Guitars specs:

model – Neptune
scale – 27″-29,5″
number of frets – 24
number of strings – 8

Body:

construction – solid body+chambering, 2 pieces
material – White Ash
top – Figured Maple

Neck:

construction – bolt-on, 3 pieces + 2 veneer
material – Maple / Wenge veneer
thickness – 19mm (1 fret), 21mm (12 fret)
fretboard material – Pao-ferro
fretboard radius – 20″
frets – Jescar Nickel Silver 2.3×1.4mm
side markers – plastic dots 2mm
inlay – dots 4mm abalone
Graphtech Black Tusq nut

Pickups:

Fokin Pickups Custom Set

Electronics:

1 volume
5-way switch

Hardware:

headpiece – Mera Guitars Droplet
bridge – Mera Guitars locking headless tuners Submarine 2
Dome-style knob
Schaller-style straplocks

Finish:

Polyurethane, satin

Weight: 3,8kg

All photos are copyright of Padalka Guitars.