Named for the scenic 290 highway that winds though the Texas Hill Country past the Collings shop, the 290 is a modern day tribute to the original working man's rock 'n' roll guitar. A solid mahogany body and neck are complemented by a standard Jason Lollar P90 pickup in the bridge position and a Lollar P-90 Staple in the neck position. Standard Features Include: Select solid mahogany body and neck High gloss nitrocellulose lacquer finish Unbound "Haircut" headstock 15 degree headstock angle Ebony peghead overlay with inlaid Collings logo Rosewood fingerboard Long mortise and tenon neck joint w/contoured heel 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 Grained ivoroid dot fingerboard inlays Fully adjustable truss rod Black or cream pickup covers and black or amber top hat knobs Lollar Soap Bar P90-Bridge Lollar P-90 Staple-Neck 1950's style wiring scheme CTS 500K pots and Xicon caps Switchcraft toggle switch and output jack TonePros Nashville tune-o-matic bridge and tailpiece Nickel Gotoh SG301 tuners w/ vintage-style buttons 1:18 ratio Recommended string gauge - D'Addario EXL-115 (.011"-.049") Collings deluxe hardshell case by Ameritage

stock no. 57730

Model290, Tobacco Sunburst
Frets to body16
Nut width1 11/16" Bone
Scale length24 7/8"
Fretboard MaterialRosewood fingerboard
Neck materialKluson ABR-1 (Nickel-plated Zinc), Kluson Stop Tailpiece (nickel-plated zinc, steel studs)
InlayGrained ivoroid dot fingerboard inlays
Body woodSelect solid mahogany body and neck
TunersNickel Gotoh w/ Collings logo
Body shapeSolid body
Electronics1950's style wiring scheme
Neck profileMedium-Fat "C" neck shape
Weight7.44 lbs.
PickupsLollar P90 Staple, P90 Bridge
FinishHigh gloss nitrocellulose lacquer
CaseOrig. Hard
Serial No191563