Reverend - Bob Balch Signature - 6 String Electric Guitar - Rosewood Fingerboard, Violin Brown

| Mfg # BALSVB
| UPC # 810183030882
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Designed in collaboration with Bob Balch, riffmeister with stonerrock/fuzz metal progenitors Fu Manchu. The understated elegance beliesthe hot rod nature of this rock machine, which is based on our acclaimedSensei platform. Unique features include: beveled body edges, satinfinish, and a strategic tone chamber under the pickguard for increasedresonance. Railhammer Bob Balch Signature pickups complete the package,featuring ceramic magnets and brass covers/baseplates for a thick tonewith enhanced midrange clarity that can handle everything from fuzzriffs to jazz comping.

Pin-Lock Tuners

Athumbwheelunder the tuner pushes a steel pin up through the post,locking thestring in place for exceptional tuning stability andsuper-fast stringchanges. Also, the posts are custom height,eliminating the need for asecond string tree

Railhammer Pickups
Designedby Reverend founder Joe Naylor, Railhammers feature a unique rail/poledesign that keeps the lows tight and the highs fat. They sound greatclean, but for heavy distortion or low tunings, nothing compares to 

Dual-Action Truss Rod

Ourdual action rod adjusts in both directions, allowing back bow orforward bow. This assures correct adjustment range is possibleregardless of string tension, extreme climate conditions, or the effectsof long term aging. It’s also located at the headstock for easy access.

Korina Body

Korina(akaWhite Limba) is a medium-light weight wood, highly prizedforconsistency and tonal qualities. Often found in boutique andvintageinstruments, all Reverends feature Korina bodies. A highlyresonantwood, Korina is a key factor to producing our lively,responsiveinstruments that are rich in harmonics.

Graphite Nut

Weusea graphite impregnated nut on all Reverend instruments. Graphitereducesfriction, allowing the strings to easily slide through the nutslots,improving tuning stability.

Bass Contour
Thispassivebass roll-off is great for tightening up the low end, orre-voicing thepickups. It can make a humbucker sound like asingle-coil, or give a P-90that classic twang. Variable pickup voicingat your fingertips!


  • Body: korina solidbody.
  • Neck Profile: medium oval.
  • Nut: 1-11/16" (43mm) width, graphite.
  • Pickups:  Railhammer Bob Balch Signature set.
  • Fingerboard: rosewood, 12" radius.
  • Controls: volume, tone, bass contour, 5-way.
  • Bridge:  tuneomatic with stop tail.
  • Frets: 22 medium jumbo.
  • Strings: 10-46.
  • Neck: three-piece korina
  • Truss Rod: dual action, headstock access.
  • Scale: 24-3/4".
  • Tuners: Reverend pin-lock.

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All instruments in our catalogs and on our shopping site carry the manufacturers' warranties against defects in parts and workmanship. Should a defect occur within the manufacturer's warranty period, contact us immediately.

We will be glad to help facilitate the repair or replacement as specified by the manufacturer. The manufacturer will determine whether the defect is covered under their warranty; we do not make that determination.

Please note: U.S.-based manufacturers WILL NOT honor warranties for items sold and shipped outside the U.S. Also, if a school, school district, or board of education purchases an instrument and resells it to an individual, the manufacturer considers the warranty to be void. Warranties are extended only to the original purchaser!

All warranties, stated or implied are held with the product manufacturer and they vary from item to item. Consult the documentation that came with your product for details in addition to the information below.
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Based in greater Detroit, Reverend was launched by Joe Naylor in 1997, becoming one of the fastest growing U.S. guitar companies. Reverend has established an extensive US and international dealer network, an enviable artist roster, and numerous awards.
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