Pat Smear of the world acclaimed Foo Fighters, needed a guitar with plenty of sustain and attack, to generate a tone that was explosive enough to compliment one of Rock music's biggest bands in music today. Through Pat's careful direction of combining his own favorite classic and modern Hagstrom models, Pat Smear and Hagstrom guitars proudly present the Hagstrom "Pat Smear" Signature guitar.
The Pat Smear Signature is built on a mahogany body and set neck, capped with a maple top, which is the basis for its rich, complex and exciting tone.Ladies and Gentleman, low and behold, we present to you one of modern days most responsive and durable guitars found on the market today.
Each guitar is built by the exact same machines, people, materials and specifications that went into each of Pat's own personal guitars, which are the essential building blocks that guarantee guitarists that no corners have been cut to produce this unique instrument. What you get is what Pat demanded. Guitarists are promised the exact same instrument that has graced many of the biggest stages around the world. Pat demanded a "Workhorse" that would never let him down, where this guitar will prove to "Hold its own", even through intensive touring, just as Pat can verify through his performances throughout the world.The special design is a custom hybrid of a classic 1970's Hagstrom model "H-IIN-OT" and the modern day "F-200". Pat chose the Hagstrom "Custom 58" pickups to specifically voice this versatile instrument in order to produce a steady and solid tone.
You are guaranteed that any Pat Smear Signature model available at your favorite local Hagstrom dealer is "fit for fight" and is built according to Pat's exact specifications. Any Pat Smear Signature guitar that you may choose is ready to rip through any concert, and is built to please.
Body: Mahogany with Custom Carved Maple Top
Neck: Mahogany, set
Fingerboard: Resinator™ Fretboard with Hagstrom Pearl Block Position Marks / Graph Tech™ Black Tusq XL 43mm nut
Fretboard Radius: 15
Tuning Keys: Hagstrom 18:1 Die Cast
Scale Length: 24,75" / 628 mm / Graph Tech™ Black Tusq XL 43mm nut
Pickups: 2 x Hagstrom Custom 58
Pickup Selector: 3-Way Toggle 3-Way Toggle Switch
Bridge: Long Travel Tune-O-Matic w/ Hagstrom Stop Tail