It's finished in matte black and features all black hardware and active pickups.
To add to Washburn’s reputation of making fantastic hollowbody guitars, here is the HB17CB. Featuring a modern look highlighted by a florentine cutaway, this is a guitar meant for a player who wants a fresh look the same great sound that is synonymous with Washburn.
The HB17 is made with a mahogany top, back, sides and neck with rosewood fingerboard. The body is finished in matte black and features all black hardware including Grover® 18:1 tuners.
The HB17CB features active humbucker pickups, giving players a wide range of modern sounds, while maintaining the feel of a classic hollowbody. The HB17CB will debut at NAMM 2012 and will be available for $890.90.
Washburn Guitars is owned by US Music Corp, located in Mundelein, IL. US Music Corp is an international music company that manufactures and distributes products worldwide under Washburn Guitars, Parker Guitars, Randall Amplifiers, Eden Electronics, Oscar Schmidt, Hagstrom, Jay Turser, Jay J, Warwick, Natal Drums, Phonic, Quik Lok, and Profile brand names. US Music Corp is a subsidiary of Jam Industries, Ltd.